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The little old lady who broke all the rules / Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg ; translated from the Swedish by Rod Bradbury.

Ingelman-Sundberg, C., (author.). Bradbury, Rod, (translator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library FIC INGELMAN (Text) 39206021000607 Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781447250999 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 1447250990 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 9781447250616 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 1447250613 (pbk)
  • Physical Description: 454 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: London : Pan Books, an imprint of Pan Macmillan, 2014.

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General Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Summary, etc.: 79-year-old Martha Anderson dreams of escaping her care home and robbing a bank. She has no intention of spending the rest of her days in an armchair and is determined to fund her way to a much more exciting life-style. Along with her four oldest friends - otherwise known as the League of Pensioners - Martha decides to rebel against all of the rules imposed upon them. Together, they cause an uproar with their antics: protesting against early bedtimes and plastic meals. As the elderly friends become more daring, their activities escalate and they come up with a cunning plan to break out of the care home and land themselves in a far more attractive Stockholm establishment. With the aid of their Zimmer frames, they resolve to stand up for old aged pensioners everywhere - Robin Hood style. And that's when the adventure really takes off--
Subject: Older women > Fiction.
Genre: Humorous stories

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