A Chief Inspector Wexford murder, set in a town where no burglaries ever took place, but greater crimes were shrouded by mystery.
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"One of the best novelists writing today" ( P.D. James)
"Ruth Rendell has quite simply transformed the genre of crime writing. She displays her peerless skill in blending the mundane, commonplace aspects of life with the potent murky impulses of desire and greed, obsession and fear" ( Sunday Times)
"Rendell never fails to come up trumps, and her millions of admirers will eagerly consume this offering as they have all the others." ( The Irish Times)
"A firm grasp of social concerns ensure that her novels are reflective of our own times, as well as hugely absorbing." (Louise Welsh The Times)
"This is Rendell on cracking form, with the entire accoutrements one expects from her." ( The Good Book Guide)
The fifth book in the bestselling Detective Chief Inspector Wexford series. Perfect for both collectors and new fans of award-winning crime novelist Ruth Rendell, who has written classic detective fiction and gripping psychological thrillers including End in Tears and Thirteen Steps Down.
Even the dead have something to hide...
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0091709407
Book Description Hutchinson, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110091709407