Reader's Digest Condensed Books Author:Dorothy Gilman, Herman Wouk, Victor Canning This is a beautiful, in mint condition hard bound book. It is Reader's Digests condensed versions of: — The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman, The Winds of War by Herman Wouk and The Runaways by Victor Canning. — Summaries: — The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax: — When the suave Mr. Carstairs of the CIA needed someone to fly to Istanbul and contact a d... more »efecting Russian agent, his thoughts turned at once to Mrs. Emily Pollifax of New Brunswick, New Jersey. After all, who would suspect the nice little lady in the flowered hat of being anything other than what she seemed? Adventure and surprise ensue.
The Winds of War:
The saga of an American family caught in the storm of World War Two.
Smiler's first reaction was one of stark terror when he discovered he was sharing his hideout with a full-grown female cheetah. But once he had attended to his personal safety, the 15 year old reform school fugitive began to have conflicting feelings about the big cat. On the one hand a dangerous animal should be reported to the authorities. On the other, she was a runaway like him.« less