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Autore: Ruth Rendell
Editore: London : Hutchinson, 2008.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Fiction : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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The Portobello area of West London has a rich personality - vibrant, brilliant in colour, noisy, with graffiti that approach art, bizarre and splendid. An indefinable edge to it adds a spice of danger. There is nothing safe about Portobello. Eugene Wren inherited an art gallery from his father near an arcade that now sells cashmere, handmade soaps and children's clothes. But he decided to move to a more upmarket  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Psychological fiction
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Tipo materiale: Fiction
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Ruth Rendell
ISBN: 9780091925840 0091925843 0091925851 9780091925857
Numero OCLC: 244314490
Descrizione: 278 pages ; 25 cm
Responsabilità: Ruth Rendell.

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On a shopping trip, Eugene Wren came across an envelope containing money. Rather than report the matter to the police, he wrote a note and stuck it up on lamppost near his house: found in Chepstow  Per saperne di più…

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I found this to be an atmospheric and cleverly plotted tale with persuasive characters, plenty of style and many a wry reflection on the human condition. Ruth Rendell's mastery of the thriller genre in my eyes is unsurpassed as she has a mesmerizing capacity to shock, chill and disturb - right up...
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