Author Jackie Collins still has the steam engine chugging. Her newest novel, "Lucky: Confessions of a Wild Child," released last week, is a prequel to the Lucky Santangelo books and centers on the treasured heroine during her formative teen years — the book has already landed a film deal with Amber Entertainment. The 76-year-old scribe talks about finally getting into character and staying clued-up.
For the record: In the Sunday Conversation feature in the Calendar section, the title of author Jackie Collins' latest novel was given as "Lucky: Confessions of a Wild Child." The title is "Confessions of a Wild Child."