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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (91 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Fay Weldon Narrator: Jan Francis Publisher: AudioGO Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Thirty-four-year-old Sophia, a film editor living in Soho, has (she thinks) only one living relation, her Connecticut-based grandmother Felicity. Sophia is torn between her delight in her freedom and a desire for the family ties which everyone else grumbles about. Her current bedmate seems to be in love with a glamorous film star; her mad mother is dead. All she has is Felicity. But Felicity is not your average granny. Temperamental, sophisticated, chic, she has seen much of life and is prepared to see more. Even if it is from a twilight home. As the two women's stories unravel, the past rears up with all its grimness and irony, but points the way to a future which may redeem them both. Download and start listening now!

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Ted Cornwell | 8/24/2013

    " I forgot how much I enjoy Fay Weldon's humor. This one, following the later life of a British-born widow, finds her living under more supervision than she'd like in a Rhode Island nursing home. But the powers that be are no match for Felicity. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by anita Lauricella | 3/27/2013

    " This is a great read. Weldon's sense of humor is very dry and her narrative always unpredictable "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Judith | 11/2/2011

    " What fun - imagine being in your 80's and finding love and life so available. A very enjoyable read from Fay Weldon. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Jschwabenland1 | 7/21/2011

    " Mostly boring, even Fay Weldon's superb writing style didn't make this book any better. The plot moved too slow, and it didn't keep my interest for very long. Very disappointing. "

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