Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Ladies of Letters... and More: The Early Works of Vera Small and Irene Spencer” as Want to Read:
Ladies of Letters... and More: The Early Works of Vera Small and Irene Spencer
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Ladies of Letters... and More: The Early Works of Vera Small and Irene Spencer

4.45  ·  Rating Details  ·  22 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
As heard on the hit Radio 4 series, this book includes the letters of two penpals andprovides a hilarious insight into suburban friendships. ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published April 1st 2001 by Andre Deutsch (first published July 3rd 2000)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Ladies of Letters... and More, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Ladies of Letters... and More

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 33)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Sibyl
Dec 01, 2011 Sibyl rated it did not like it
I'd caught a few minutes of this, many years ago, on the radio late at night - and found it slightly amusing.

It doesn't translate at all well to the printed page: the humour is excruciatingly laboured. The situations the 'Ladies' get into are extremely far-fetched, and I had trouble suspending disbelief.

Also if authors are going to create gay characters solely in order to send them up, I would rather it was done with a little more wit/affection/originality.

One to avoid I'd say. I only succumbed
...more
Amy6959
Jun 04, 2013 Amy6959 rated it it was amazing
Hilarious!!
Lynne Butler
Lynne Butler rated it it was amazing
Jan 07, 2016
MRS J COLLINS
MRS J COLLINS rated it it was amazing
Dec 27, 2015
Chandel
Chandel marked it as to-read
Sep 14, 2015
Richard Corby
Richard Corby rated it really liked it
Sep 05, 2015
Louisa
Louisa rated it really liked it
Jun 30, 2015
Ian Gee
Ian Gee rated it it was amazing
May 31, 2015
Liz
Liz rated it really liked it
May 21, 2015
Kellie Demarsh
Kellie Demarsh marked it as to-read
Apr 17, 2015
Kay Llewellyn-Hunt
Kay Llewellyn-Hunt rated it it was amazing
Apr 13, 2015
Lynn
Lynn rated it it was amazing
Feb 10, 2015
Julie-Ann Amos
Julie-Ann Amos rated it it was amazing
Jan 26, 2015
Anne Hawn Smith
Anne Hawn Smith rated it it was amazing
Jun 30, 2015
Olivia
Olivia marked it as to-read
Aug 09, 2013
Teesa
Teesa marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2013
Jan
Jan rated it really liked it
Apr 06, 2013
Maja
Maja marked it as to-read
Mar 25, 2013
Maaike Boersma
Maaike Boersma marked it as to-read
Jan 07, 2013
Lilipuddlian
Lilipuddlian marked it as to-read
Dec 08, 2012
Fay
Fay rated it it was amazing
Oct 05, 2013
Michele Brenton
Michele Brenton rated it it was amazing
Apr 26, 2012
Lisa
Lisa marked it as to-read
Jan 18, 2012
OhMy4Cats
OhMy4Cats rated it really liked it
Dec 12, 2011
Shariana Mundi
Shariana Mundi rated it it was amazing
Aug 09, 2011
Edel
Edel marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2011
Edel
Edel marked it as to-read
Jul 05, 2011
Ronda Parsons
Ronda Parsons rated it it was amazing
Mar 06, 2011
Landis
Landis rated it it was amazing
Jan 11, 2011
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book