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- October 4, 2013

Never too old to be a first-time author

With first book published at 77, author eyes a series

by Chris Kenrick

With her first book published at the age of 77 — and a second out this month — Prudence Breitrose, at 79, finds herself on the receiving end of fan mail from 12-year-olds.

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