- Ice in the Bedroom
"Ice in the Bedroom" is a
novelby P.G. Wodehouse, first published in the United States(where the title was "The Ice in the Bedroom") on February 2 1961by Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York, and in the United Kingdomon October 151961 by Herbert Jenkins, London.
It features several well-known Wodehouse characters, including Drones
Freddie Widgeonand Oofy Prosser, and criminal gang Alexander "Chimp" Twist, Thomas "Soapy" Molloyand Dora "Dolly" Molloy. Freddie is trying to escape a dull work in a Londonoffice to become the owner of a coffee plantation in Kenyaand marry Sally Foster at the same time. Some jewelry, hidden at the neighbour of Freddie, is playing an important part in the novel as the criminals are trying to get hold of it by all means. Most of the plot takes place in the normally quiet suburb named Valley Fields.
* [http://wodehouse.ru/83.htm The Russian Wodehouse Society's page] , with a list of characters
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