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Collected Stories 2. Ruth Rendell

4.17  ·  Rating details ·  41 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Paperback, 592 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by Hutchinson Radius
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Alison C
Mar 04, 2015 rated it really liked it
Collected Stories 2 is an omnibus edition for four previously-published short story collections by Ruth Rendell: The New Girlfriend (published in 1985), The Copper Peacock (1991), Blood Lines (1995) and Piranha to Scurfy (2000). As ever with such collections, one person's favourite stories might not match another person's choices, but the writing itself is the reason to read them all. Rendell has had a long and very distinguished career as a novelist, but she also excels at shorter lengths as we ...more
Shilpa
Jul 05, 2010 rated it it was ok
Some of the stories were good, but as a collection the stories tend to be very predictable....
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3,5 * Some of the stories were scary and some not for me.
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A.K.A. Barbara Vine

Ruth Barbara Rendell, Baroness Rendell of Babergh, CBE, who also wrote under the pseudonym Barbara Vine, was an acclaimed English crime writer, known for her many psychological thrillers and murder mysteries and above all for Inspector Wexford.
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