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Summary: This six tales of suspense examines the jealous, betrayals, and resentments that lead to tragedy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Acorn Media 2007

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV RUT

Summary: Master of the moor: As a boy, Stephen Whalby took to his beloved moor to escape trouble at home. Trouble follows him there as an adult, however, when women's bodies begin turning up among the rocks, heather, and bogs. Stephen finds no refuge when D.I. Manciple--a rude outsider, unwelcome in the village of Vangmoor--targets him as the prime suspect.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Acorn Media U.S. 2006

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV RUT

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: "A story set in London of blackmail, murders both accidental and opportunistic, and of one man's spiral into darkness as he falls victim to a diabolical foe he cannot escape"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC REN

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: "Mystery novel about friendship, love, and aging. Synopsis: In the wanting months of the second World War, a group of children discover an earthen tunnel in their neighborhood. Throughout the summer of 1944--until one father forbids it--the subterranean space becomes their "secret garden," where the friends play games and tell stories. Six decades later, beneath a house on the same land,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2014

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Inspector Wexford, who years ago suspected that Eric Targo was the killer in Wexford's first murder case, spots Targo back in Kingsmarkham after a long absence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M REN

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2001

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Walking to the shops one day in London's Notting Hill, fifty-year-old Eugene Wren discovers an envelope on the street bulging with cash. A man plagued by a shameful addiction, Wren hatches a plan to find the money's rightful owner. Instead of going to the police, or taking the cash for himself, he prints a notice and posts it around Portobello Road. This ill-conceived act creates a chain of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2010

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 1999

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: A wallet found in Comfrey's handbag leads Inspector Wexford to 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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: The psychologically charged affairs between residents and servants on a posh London street escalate to violence involving a handsome valet who is sleeping with a lord's wife and daughter, an au pair who aids her mistress's affair, and a disturbed gardener.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2012

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: When four bodies are discovered in the same underground sewer 12 years after the events of A Sight for Sore Eyes, former Chief Inspector Wexford is pulled out of retirement to follow a complex trail to the original murders only to have his life thrown into turmoil by a devastating personal tragedy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2011

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Rendell's novel finds Inspector Wexford getting pulled out of retirement to assist with a chilling case involving four bodies--three old and one new--found down an unused coal hole.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC RED

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Sergeant Caleb Martin of Kingsmarkham CID had no idea just how terminally unlucky the thirteenth of May would prove. Even alive, he could have no inkling of the chain of bloody events to follow-At first the bloodbath at Tancred House looks like the desperate work of a burglar panicked into murder. The sole survivor of the massacre, seventeen-year-old Daisy Flory, remembers the events...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2000

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: A haunted man pursues his murderous fantasies while a sense of fear and menace pervades a whole community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1982

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Searching for truffles in a wood, a man and his dog unearth something less savoury-a human hand. The body, as Chief Inspector Wexford is informed later, has lain buried for ten years or so, wrapped in a purple cotton shroud. The post mortem cannot reveal the precise cause of death. The only clue is a crack in one of the dead man's ribs. Although the police database covers a relatively short...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Rendell

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: As Road Rage begins, Chief Inspector Wexford is walking through Framhurst Great Wood, just outside his beloved town of Kingsmarkham, for what he tells himself will be the last time. He can no longer bear to look at the natural beauty that will soon be despoiled by the construction of a new highway. Wexford rather despairs of the project; his more sanguine wife, Dora, is active on a committee to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers Inc. 1997

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: When the body of the first victim is discovered, the bite mark on her neck prompts the media to name the killer "The Rottweiler". But as the death toll rises, it becomes clear that the bite mark was incidental. For, what distinguishes this killer is not bite marks but rather his taking a small trinket from each of his victims as a macabre souvenir. Focusing their investigation near Lisson...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: When Stuart Font decides to throw a house warming party in his new flat he invites everyone in his building. The party will be one everyone remembers; but not for the right reasons. Living opposite, in reclusive isolation, is a young, beautiful Asian woman, christened Tigerlily by Stuart. As though from some strange urban fairytale, she emerges to exert a terrible spell on the occupants of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2011

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Rendell's novel finds Inspector Wexford getting pulled out of retirement to assist with a chilling case involving four bodies--three old and one new--found down an unused coal hole.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC REN

Rendell, Ruth

Summary: Anita Margolis, young, beautiful, carefree, has vanished into thin air. She left her home to attend a party one wet evening, but has not been seen since. She is reported missing soon after by her brother, whom she shared a flat with, the acclaimed but eccentric artist Rupert Margolis. Inspector Burden quickly forms an impression of a wanton young girl simply gone off somewhere with a boyfriend...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

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