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The Private Patient by P.D. James
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I found this to be so leisurely -- pages-long descriptions of car trips through the countryside, detailed listings of the stuff in every room -- that I had to force myself to finish. But I'm giving it 3 stars because for God's sake, this woman is 88 YEARS OLD. I can barely find my car keys and she's still cranking out byzantine mystery plots.
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Diane I agree--at her age I probable won't be able to follow her plots.


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Lisa Word, my friend, that gives heart to all of us "getting older" (which is really all of us ha ha). Books are such a refuge, and hers in particular. Cheerio


Denise João I absolutely agree with you in all terms. :)


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