The international best-selling author Ruth Rendell and a raft of stars ensure intrigue and suspense at every turn in these self-contained stories.
One of the world's most popular crime novelists, Ruth Rendell has received many awards for her work, including the Crime Writers' Association Cartier Diamond Dagger, three Edgars from the Mystery Writers of America and The Sunday Times Award for Literary Excellence. The author of over 50 books, Ruth Rendell was awarded a CBE in 1996 and a year later a Life Peerage was conferred on her as Baroness Rendell of Babergh. She also writes novels under the name of Barbara Vine.
SIMISOIA: A young Nigerian girl goes missing and shortly afterwards a woman is strangled in her bed. Then another body is found. As the body count increases with the local job centre as the only common link, Wexford's suspicions fall on a local burglar.
LAKE OF DARKNESS: Unassuming accountant, Martin Urban wins a substantial amount of money on the lottery. He is determined to give some of it away to deserving causes but things take a turn for the worse when he meets Francesca, who is not what she seems...
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