The Penultimate Chance Saloon by Simon Brett

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Simon Brett was born in Worcester Park, Surrey on October 28, 1945. He attended Dulwich College and then Wadham College, Oxford, where he studied English. Between 1967 and 1977, he was a producer with BBC Radio. He also spent a couple of years working for Thames Television. In 1975, he published his first 'Charles Paris' novel. By 1979, Brett had become a full-time writer. He has written and edited children's books, humorous novels and several anthologies. In 1986, he introduced another sleuth: Mrs Pargeter. As well as the Charles Paris and Mrs. Pargeter detective series, he is also the author of the radio and television series After Henry, the radio series No Commitments and the best-selling How to be a Little Sod . His novel A Shock to the System was filmed starring Michael Caine.
Published June 1, 2014 by Severn House Digital. 207 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction, Romance. Fiction

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A wry study of a man, 60, single again, and willing--nay, eager--to bonk anyone who'll have him.

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In this comedy of sexual manners from prolific British author Brett (the Charles Paris mystery series, etc.), a man closing in on 60 experiences a "second adolescence" after he unwillingly

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The book becomes a best-seller leading to speaking engagements and all kinds of other business opportunities that enhance Stratton's self-confidence and negate his wife's assessment that he is shallow.

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