Rita Lakin


Born
in The United States
January 01, 1930

Website

Genre


After being widowed at a young age with three small children, Rita Lakin began an extensive writing career, which has included staff writing on television programs such as Peyton Place, Mod Squad, Dynasty, and Strong Medicine, as well as creating original series such as The Rookies. She has won an Edgar Allen Poe award for her screenwriting, as well as receiving several other award nominations, and her two original theatrical plays, No Language But a Cry and Saturday Night at Grossingers, are still being produced around the country.

Series:
* Gladdy Gold
...more

Average rating: 3.95 · 3,537 ratings · 415 reviews · 14 distinct worksSimilar authors
Getting Old Is Murder (Glad...

3.76 avg rating — 957 ratings — published 2005 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Is the Best Rev...

3.99 avg rating — 531 ratings — published 2006 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Is to Die For (...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 442 ratings — published 2007 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old is Criminal (Gl...

4.05 avg rating — 416 ratings — published 2007 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Is a Disaster (...

4.04 avg rating — 362 ratings — published 2008 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Is Tres Dangere...

4.05 avg rating — 314 ratings — published 2009 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Can Kill You (G...

4.10 avg rating — 280 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Only Woman in the Room

4.23 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Can Hurt You (G...

3.59 avg rating — 61 ratings4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Getting Old Will Haunt You

3.43 avg rating — 37 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Rita Lakin…
Getting Old Is Murder Getting Old Is the Best Rev... Getting Old is Criminal Getting Old Is to Die For Getting Old Is a Disaster Getting Old Is Tres Dangereux Getting Old Can Kill You
(8 books)
by
3.95 avg rating — 3,363 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Polls

177540
The Top 20 Cozy Mystery Box Sets You Can Buy or Download Right Now!

Cozy mysteries, also referred to as "cozies", are a sub-genre of crime fiction in which sex and violence are downplayed or treated humorously, and the crime and detection take place in a small, socially intimate community.

Do you enjoy a cozy?

Below are The Top 20 Cozy Mystery Box Sets You Can Buy or Download Right Now! according to Amazon. Is your favourite on the list? What will you be reading?
Vote and comment below

 
  3 votes, 75.0%

 
  1 vote, 25.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Cover to Cover Ch...: Shay's 144 Books for 2010 90 90 Apr 18, 2011 08:14AM  
The Life of a Boo...: EllieNYC 200 Books to Love! 389 298 Dec 29, 2011 12:43PM  
One Million Pages...: Shay's 1,000,000 pages 752 284 Oct 05, 2012 11:57PM  
Nothing But Readi...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Level 2 of the Serious Readers Challenge for 2012 196 351 Jan 19, 2013 09:33AM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Winter Challenge 2012-2013: Completed Tasks - DO NOT DELETE ANY POSTS IN THIS TOPIC 2526 817 Feb 28, 2013 09:01PM  
The Next Best Boo...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Author Alphabet 3705 3020 Mar 14, 2013 03:16PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Rita to Goodreads.