A Palm for Mrs. Pollifax
"Mrs. Pollifax gives Agatha Christie's Miss Marple a rival to reckon with."
A secret agent like no other, Mrs. Pollifax was leading a very full life: Garden Club, karate, yoga--and a little spying now and then. This time the mysterious Mr. Carstairs sent her to Switzerland--to a famous health resort where the world's intelligence agents had gathered. Her mission: to track down a missing package of plutonium--just enough to make a small atomic bomb. It was a job that suited Mrs. Pollifax's talents. She's good with people and even better at sniffing out their secrets. But it was not until she became enchanted with Robin, the young jewel thief, that her new adventure really began....
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Review: A Palm for Mrs Pollifax (Mrs Pollifax #4)User Review - Beth - Goodreads
This book was better than the last one in the series, but the plots still seem to be similar from book to book. In this installment, senior citizen spy Emily Pollifax is sent to a sanitarium in ... Read full review
Review: A Palm for Mrs Pollifax (Mrs Pollifax #4)User Review - Jen - Goodreads
Mrs. Pollifax is sent to Switzerland to a convalescence resort to locate some missing plutonium. Written in 1973 it is eerily relevant with references to Quadaffi, Sadat, and Hussein "imposing" world "peace" with dominance... "Praise Allah." Read full review