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Not in the flesh [electronic resource] : Chief Inspector Wexford Mystery Series, Book 21. Ruth Rendell.

Rendell, Ruth. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307410320 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2008.

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Summary, etc.: A new Chief Inspector Wexford mystery from the author who Time magazine has called "the best mystery writer in the English-speaking world." When the truffle-hunting dog starts to dig furiously, his master's first reaction is delight at the size of the clump the dog has unearthed: at the going rate, this one truffle might be worth several hundred pounds. Then the dirt falls away to reveal not a precious mushroom but the bones and tendons of what is clearly a human hand.In Not in the Flesh, Chief Inspector Wexford tries to piece together events that took place eleven years earlier, a time when someone was secretly interred in a secluded patch of English countryside. Now Wexford and his team will need to interrogate everyone who lives nearby to see if they can turn up a match for the dead man among the eighty-five people in this part of England who have disappeared over the past decade. Then, when a second body is discovered nearby, Wexford experiences a...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1214 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 499 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Mystery.
Genre: Electronic books.

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