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The monster in the box

Author: Ruth Rendell
Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood, 2010.
Series: Chief inspector Wexford, 22.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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Wexford had almost made up his mind that he would never again set eyes on Eric Targo's short, muscular figure. And yet there he was, back in Kingsmarkham, still with that cocky, strutting walk. Years earlier, when Wexford was a young police officer, a woman called Elsie Carroll had been found strangled in her bedroom. Although many had their suspicions that her husband was guilty, no one was convicted. Another woman  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Large type books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Rendell
ISBN: 9781444801248 1444801244
OCLC Number: 973532980
Notes: Originally published: London: Hutchinson, 2009.
Description: 327 pages
Series Title: Chief inspector Wexford, 22.
Responsibility: Ruth Rendell.

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Wexford had almost made up his mind that he would never again set eyes on Eric Targo's short, muscular figure. And yet there he was, back in Kingsmarkham, still with that cocky, strutting walk. Years earlier, when Wexford was a young police officer, a woman called Elsie Carroll had been found strangled in her bedroom. Although many had their suspicions that her husband was guilty, no one was convicted. Another woman was strangled shortly afterwards, and every personal and professional instinct told Wexford that the killer was still at large. And it was Eric Targo. A psychopath who would kill again ...

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