The Old Joke

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Portobello, 2009 - Aging - 323 pages
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Mim Lyons is a retired film actress, occasionally still recognised from her last great starring role in the late 1960s, but now more than content to restrict her performances to occasional play-readings with a group of old friends from the theatrical world.

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User Review  - Alison Smith - Goodreads

I really enjoyed this novel. So refreshing to have two Oldies as the central characters instead of love-struck teenagers, or angst ridden 30 year olds. Quite a gritty book, but very readable. Read full review


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About the author (2009)

Reina James, the daughter of British television actor Sidney James, lives with her husband in Sussex, England. "This Time of Dying" is her first novel.

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