It's possible that this is the best mrs pollifax book ever the challenge she faces is enormous and her ingenuity is at its best, the side plots create all kinds of complications and confusions, and what's at stake is a young man's life. Dorothy gilman wrote not only the mrs pollifax series, but many other books i found this and her other books delightful she adds together just the right amount of intrique, suspense, fascinating characters and plot surprises, to make this just the book you want to read. 50 out of 5 stars - mrs pollifax and the second thief by dorothy gilman (2013, cd, unabridged. This study guide consists of approximately 32 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of the unexpected mrs pollifax mrs pollifax is a widow in her sixties trying to find meaning in her life she has two grown.
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