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Author: Ruth Rendell
Publisher: London : Arrow Books, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Carl sells a box of slimming pills to his close friend Stacey, inadvertently causing her death, he sets in train a sequence of catastrophic events which begin with subterfuge, extend to lies and culminate in murder. In Rendell's dark and atmospheric tale of psychological suspense, we encounter mistaken identity, kidnap, blackmail and a cast of characters who are so real that we come to know them better than we  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Thriller
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Rendell
ISBN: 9781784752347 1784752347 9781784752354 1784752355
OCLC Number: 954253288
Notes: Originally published : London : Hutchinson, 2015.
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ruth Rendell.

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And Carl's new tenant is now scheming to blackmail him, imposing more and more demands on an increasingly unstable Carl, pushing him to the point of no return...  Read more...

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"Her absence is keenly felt. But we do have this mesmeric book . . . It's a felicitous last hurrah for Rendell" -- Barry Forshaw * Independent, Books of the Year * "It enjoyably and honourably Read more...

 
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