Reviews

  • "Chief Inspector Wexford is Rendell's most enduring and best creation"

    Daily Telegraph
  • "As usual, Rendell mirrors aspects of the case in the leading characters' personal lives and her cleverly understated writing bathes them and their actions in a glow of reality that sets her writing above that of her many imitators."

    Time Out
  • "As always with Ruth Rendell's intricately thought-out novels, nothing is as simple as it seems."

    Sunday Express
  • "Superb plotting and psychological insight make this another Rendell gripper"

    Woman & Home
  • "Utterly absorbing"

    Sunday Telegraph