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Ruth Rendell: " A Sleeping Life"
"An early work, from 1978, and another example of her fine development of characters."
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The footpath on which Rhoda Comfrey's body was found was featured in another Ruth Rendell novel. Which one was it?
"An Unkindness of Ravens"
"The Veiled One"
"A Judgment in Stone"
"Make Death Love Me"
Grenville West's secretary had an unfortunate name. What was it?
Ruth Rendell commits one of her rare howlers in this book. Why was it absurd for Wexford to consider Rose Farriner as being the murder victim?
The women were of different races
Rose Farriner was a blonde
Rose Farriner had no broken bones
Rose Farriner was divorced
Polly Flinders' roommate was a particularly nasty piece of work. How would she be described?
All of these
Artfully na´ve and manipulative
A squalid housekeeper
Where did Rhoda Comfrey's aunt, Lillian Crown, spend her days?
At the infirmary
In the pubs
Working at the train station
Cleaning other people's homes
How did Grenville West write his books?
He used the telephone book to get character names
He based them on classic plays
He worked at the police station so he could observe people's behavior
He wrote two at a time
Why didn't Mike Burden like Mr. Hetherington, the proprietor of the Trieste Hotel?
He wouldn't tell them anything about his guests
He delayed in telling the police about Grenville West's car being abandoned
His hair looked dyed
People in wet clothing couldn't sit on the furniture in his office
What was Burden's observation on meeting John Grenville West (from whom Grenville West was supposed to have stolen his identity)?
That he was too old to have been the murderer
That he was the best forensic accountant he'd ever met
That it was odd for a policeman to behave so surreptitiously
That he was a good example of why abortions should be freely available
What was the clue that established a firm link between Rhoda Comfrey and Grenville West?
Malina Patel's confession
The dedication of a novel
Victor Vivian's comments
The author's biography on the book cover
The underlying theme of this book is women's equality. What term did Wexford's daughter, Sylvia, use that gave Wexford another key to solving the mystery?
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