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Pen Of My Aunt, The

A Drama
by Gordon Daviot published 2008


Suitable for Adult Groups

Price: 4.00

This well-written and suspenseful drama is the work of Elizabeth Mackintosh, writing under the pen name of Gordon Daviot. She was born in Inverness in 1896, and enjoyed a successful career writing plays and novels of the mystery and thriller genre under the pen name of Josephine Tey.


The action takes place in German-occupied France, in the summer of 1944. A young French soldier on the run is arrested in the grounds of a country estate. Having no papers, he claims to be the nephew of the estate owner. A German corporal immediately takes him up to the house and confronts him with the owner, who turns out to be a collaborator!


Players: 2 Male, 2 Female


Cast: Corporal, Stranger, Madame, Simone


Sets: The drawing room of a French country mansion


Period: German occupied France, 1944


Running Time: 27 Minutes


Download Sample Script: Pen Of My Aunt, The


ISBN: 978-0-9560209-2-5


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