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Jane Gardam's Novel Last Friends

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Jane Gardam discusses her latest novel, Last Friends. It’s the third book in the Old Filth trilogy, and tells the story of the marriage of Edward Feathers and Betty as seen through the eyes of Edwards friend and Betty's lover Terry Veneering.

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Jane Gardam
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Comments [3]

Kathy from New York

Loved the interview Leonard with Gardam. And esp your dialogue re
Hong Kong treaty. Loved Old Filth but last book felt a little too wrap
Up artificially but loved other 2. Love your show & just reserved
God on the Rocks also by Gardam

Aug. 30 2013 06:16 AM
Ro from Manhattan

To validate Ms. Gardam's statement, I was a child of the British Raj in India, (Darjeeling) - sent to boarding school in England at the age of four, visited my British parents once, serving in India again at ten years old. Strangers at school and strangers at "home".

Aug. 29 2013 01:20 PM
Taher from Croton on Hudson

Advertising for gas fracking in Ohio on the Leonard Lopate Show? “Think about it?” I’ll think about it, not to listen to NPR.

Aug. 29 2013 01:15 PM

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