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A Sleeping Life: A Chief Inspector Wexford Mystery, Book 10 | [Ruth Rendell]

A Sleeping Life: A Chief Inspector Wexford Mystery, Book 10

The body found under the hedge was that of a middle-aged woman. With nothing more to go on than what appeared to be a sardonic gleam in the wide and staring eyes of the victim, It’s time for Wexford and his team to get pro-active. From a seemingly unremarkable death comes an intricate web of lies and deception.
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The body found under the hedge was that of a middle-aged woman. With nothing more to go on than what appeared to be a sardonic gleam in the wide and staring eyes of the victim, It’s time for Wexford and his team to get pro-active. From a seemingly unremarkable death comes an intricate web of lies and deception. A wallet found in the victim’s handbag leads our hero, Inspector Wexford to a Mr. Grenville West, a writer whose plots revel in the blood, thunder, and passion of dramas of old; whose current whereabouts are unclear; and whose curious secretary--the plain Polly Flinders--provides the Inspector with more questions than answers. And when a second Grenville West comes to light, Wexford faces a dizzying array of possible scenarios--and suspects--behind the Comfrey murder.

©1978 Ruth Rendell; (P)2009 BBC Audiobooks Ltd

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    This is a good book, but each chapter has been put on twice, 1, 1, 2, 2, etc. This is annoying

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    "Another great tale of Inspector Wexford."

    I particularly enjoyed this one, despite quickly uncovering the solution, and having to wait for the Inspector and his team to catch up - but it was a fun ride all the same.

    Other highlights were the descriptions of 1970s London - oh, if only we could visit Hampstead in that day instead of today!

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