That Sweet Little Old Lady

That Sweet Little Old LadyIn Nineteen Fourteen, It Was Enemy Aliens.In Nineteen Thirty, It Was Wobblies.In Nineteen Fifty Seven, It Was Fellow Travelers.And, In Nineteen Seventy One, Kenneth J Malone Rolled Wearily Out Of Bed Wondering What The Hell It Was Going To Be Now.One Thing, He Told Himself, Was Absolutely Certain It Was Going To Be Terrible It Always Was. Funny, quirky, light hearted story In the near future an FBI agent has to track down a psychic spy with the help of an insane old lady that thinks she is the Queen IF you liked Dirk Gently, you will probably enjoy this You can get the free ebook from What a fun, quirky detective novel It had so many wonderful elements and descriptions that I couldn t put it down From patients in psych wards to perfectly sane detectives, I loved the depth of the characters and the wonderful ride this story takes the reader on. This short read is a fun piece of science fiction that features claims of immortality, mind reading, spies and insanity It is light and clever Many of the characters suffer from the stereotypical exaggerations common of the early science ficti
This wasn t a bad book In fact, there were times when I enjoyed reading it Most of the time I was reading it, though, I was thinking about how much I wanted to finish it so I could move on to something else Things that
I wish I d known about this one before reading the third book in the trilogy first Supermind It s fantastic I m looking forward to the second book The Impossibles once I finish the next In Death title by J.D Robb. There s a spy at work in the Nevada plant, Kenneth And the spy is a telepath Mostly humorous, somewhat silly sci fi mystery from 1962, set in what would have been the cold war of the near future The Americans have accidentally discovered plans for their new rocket are being snooped telepathically by the Russians a major problem, as the only telepath of whom the Americans are aware has died.I d have given it three stars, but somewhere around the middle of the book a five star character appears semi spoiler view spoiler the telepathic, and immortal, Queen Elizabeth I of England Or at least she beli
I read this summary and decided I needed to read this Mark Phillips is, or are, two writers Randall Garrett and Laurence M Janifer Their joint pen name, derived from their middle names Philip and Mark , was coined soon after their original meeting, at a science fiction convention Both men were drunk at the time, which explains a good deal, and only one has ever sobered up A matter for constant contention between the collaborators is which one Originally published as That Sweet Litt
Quite funny collaboration between Randall Garrett and L Janifer, about an FBI agent to has to essentially babysit a senile old lady who thinks she s Queen Elizabeth I and has parapsychological powers. a little gem of a book, that often very humourous if I a little un politically correct at times in it s terminology, offers quite a good philosophical Question, Would Not by Its Very Nature, The Ability to Read Minds Only Lead to Insanity This is an amusing light sci fi story and highly recommended You can find it on Gutenberg.

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  • Paperback
  • 144 pages
  • That Sweet Little Old Lady
  • Mark Phillips
  • English
  • 22 December 2019
  • 9780881848458