The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules

The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules
The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules
The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules:  Perfect for fans of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.
First of all,  meet 79-year-old Martha and her four best friends.

Retirement home residents who set out to regain their independence by turning to a life of crime.  A funny and moving international best seller!

Publisher description:
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel meets The Italian Job.  In the  internationally best selling author Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg’s witty and insightful comedy of errors.

This is first of all about a group of delinquent seniors. Seniors, whose desire for a better quality of life,
leads them to rob and ransom priceless artwork.

Martha Andersson may be seventy-nine-years-old and live in a retirement home, but that does not mean she is ready to stop enjoying life.

So when the new management of Diamond House starts cutting corners to save money, Martha and her four closest friends, The Genius, The Rake, Christina and Anna-Gretta, (a.k.a. The League of Pensioners), will not stand for it.

Fed up with early bedtimes and overcooked veggies, this group of feisty seniors sets about to regain their independence.  To improve their lot, and stand up for seniors everywhere.

Their solution?  White collar crime.  What begins as a relatively straightforward robbery of a nearby luxury hotel, quickly escalates into an unsolvable heist at the National Museum.

In addition, with police baffled and the Mafia hot on their trail, the League of Pensioners has to stay one walker’s length ahead,  if it’s going to succeed.

Furthermore,  The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules is a delightful and heart warming novel.
Finally and in conclusion,  it goes to prove that it is not the years in your life that count. It is the life in your years.

About the Author – Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg
Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg is an established Swedish author, with total sales of about two million to her credit. Catharina has produced 19 books in several genres, including popular science, cartoon and children’s books.

In addition,  she is perhaps best known and loved, however, for her books about the Gerry Gang:
The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules, The Little Old Lady Who Struck Lucky Again and The Little Old Lady Who Behaved Badly.

Furthermore,  Catharina’s expertise comes from personal experience as a marine archaeologist and museum curator.  Also, as well as the diligent research she carries out to authenticate detail.

Hence,  her individual writing style, featuring depth of insight, the sense of surprise and humor,  gives her books a special appeal.   So much so that in 1999 she won a prestigious Prize as the best writer of popular history and historical novels.

Finally,  she had her break through with the Feel Good Novel The Little Old Lady Who Broke all the rules in 2012.
In conclusion,  this book has been on the top lists in Sweden, Island, Germany, Italy, Norway, Czech Republic, France, England and Canada.

In 2015 she was awarded Premio Roma, an Italian literature prize for The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules.

 The Little Old Lady Who Broke All The Rules


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