Ice in the Bedroom

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Everyman, 2011 - Humorous stories - 256 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)

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The 'ice' in the title is criminal argot for 'diamonds'. A woman has stolen a diamond necklace and hidden it in the bedroom of a rental property. She and her husband no longer have access to the house ... Read full review

Review: Ice In The Bedroom (The Drones Club)

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Hmmm. Not as amusing as I'd hoped. Read full review

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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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