Ice in the Bedroom

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Everyman, 2011 - Humorous stories - 244 pages
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Freddie Widgeon wants the money to buy shares in a coffee plantation in Kenya so that he can marry Sally Foster. Soapy and Dolly Molloy want to get their hands on a cache of stolen jewels hidden in the house of Freddie's neighbour in the suburb of Valley Fields. When their paths cross, the ensuing misunderstandings lead to vintage Wodehouse comedy.

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Review: Ice In The Bedroom (The Drones Club)

User Review  - Nivedita - Goodreads

Where finally Freddie Widgeon falls in love for real with (who else but) Sally. Alas, the path of love is full of thorns in the form of Molloys and three thousand pounds and ruthless and unkind uncles ... Read full review

Review: Ice In The Bedroom (The Drones Club)

User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

This Wodehouse novel is about Freddie Widgeon. Exiled to the bland London suburb called Valley Fields and forced to work for a lawyer-friend of his rich uncle, Freddie mostly moans about the loss of ... Read full review

About the author (2011)

PG Wodehouse was born on the 15th October 1881 in Guildford, Surrey, England

He was educated at Dulwich College between 1894 & 1900, and in 1900 he entered the employ of the Hong Kong & Shanghai bank at 80 per year. He began writing articles for various newspapers & periodicals

In 1902 he resigned from the bank, and in the same year his 1st novel The Pothunters was published. 'Plum' then wrote many highly successful novels as well as musicals, and in 1929 he signed a contract to work as a screenwriter in Hollywood

After several years in Britain, he moved back to to the USA permanently.

In 1974 his last complete novel Aunts aren't Gentlemen was published, and in 1975 he was knighted by the Queen.

On the 14th Feb 1975 Plum died in hospital "after a good morning's work on his latest novel"

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