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Older Sleuths Come Of Age

Jane Marple may have started the trend, but Steven Spielberg and others have signed on

Joan Hickson as Jane Marple on the BBC / Credit: BBC

Perhaps it was natural for 75-year-old Steven Spielberg to have optioned the movie rights to the Thursday Murder Club series about four sleuths who solve crimes in a British retirement community. Even famous directors…

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Janice Harayda

Janice Harayda

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Critic, novelist, award-winning journalist. Former book columnist for Glamour and book editor of The Plain Dealer.