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- Pollifax (1966) Mrs. Pollifax is an elderly widow who has come to find life dull and is almost ready to end it all out of sheer boredom. Inspired by a newspaper profile of an actress who began her career in later life, she decides to fulfill a childhood ambition and apply for a job as a spy at the CIA.
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The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax (Mrs. Pollifax Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by Gilman, Dorothy. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax (Mrs. Pollifax Series Book 1).
- Dorothy Gilman
Dorothy Gilman (1923–2012) was the author of 14 Mrs. Pollifax novels, including The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax, the series debut; Mrs. Pollifax Pursued; Mrs. Pollifax and the Lion Killer; Mrs. Pollifax, Innocent Tourist; and Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled. She was also the author of many other novels, among them Thale’s Folly.
- Dorothy Gilman
- Random House Publishing Group
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The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax book. Read 1,880 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Mrs. Virgil (Emily) Pollifax of New Brunswick, New ...
Mrs Emily Pollifax is a 60-ish widow wanting more from life than teas and garden club meetings. In search of adventure, she decides to offer her services to the CIA — who, after all, would spot a suburban grandmother as a cold war secret agent? — and adventure she finds. Her first assignment, in Mexico... Read more »
May 20, 1999 · Directed by Anthony Pullen Shaw. With Angela Lansbury, Thomas Ian Griffith, Ed Bishop, Paul ...Angela Lansbury...Mrs. Emily PollifaxThomas Ian Griffith...Jack FarrellEd Bishop...CarstairsPaul Birchard...Bishop
- Anthony Pullen Shaw
Dec 09, 2020 · The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax (Book) : Gilman, Dorothy : A widowed matron decides to pursue her lifelong desire to be a spy, finds herself useful to the CIA, and successfully completes an assignment which takes her from New Jersey to Mexico City to Albania.
Mrs. Emily Pollifax is a widow struggling to find meaning in her life. When she goes for a doctor's appointment, he notes that she seems somewhat depressed and asks if she is alright. She gives him only a brief overview, enough for him to know that she needs something to spark some excitement, and he encourages her to find that thing.
Feb 17, 1971 · Directed by Leslie H. Martinson. With Rosalind Russell, Darren McGavin, Nehemiah Persoff, Harold Gould. A widowed New Jerseyan woman volunteers for spy duty at the CIA, being in her own opinion, expendable now that the children are grown, and is assigned to pick up a book in Mexico City, while finding out that it is easier said than done.