The first case for DCI Reg Wexford.
When Margaret Parsons disappears, it's assumed that she's run off with another man. But then the missing woman's body is found and a startling discovery is made when Mr. Parsons lets the police into his home .
About the Author
Ruth Rendell is the recipient of several awards, including three Edgars and four Gold Daggers from the UK s Crime Writers Association. Simisola, Blood Lines, Keys to the Street, and The Brimstone Wedding (written as Barbara Vine) are available from Brilliance Audio. She lives in England.
Terrence Hardiman has worked extensively in theater. He began at the Old Vic, went on to repertory at Bristol, and then spent five years as a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. He has played the title role in BBC TV s "The Demon Headmaster", while other his other television appearances include major parts in "Secret Army", "Miss Marple", "Hannay", and "Inspector Morse". Among his film credits are "Mask of Murder", "Loophole", and "Gandhi".