A Demon in My View

  • by Ruth Rendell
  • Narrated by Julian Glover
  • 6 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In a gloomy cellar, the figure of a beautiful, pale woman makes no move when the man advances on her from the shadows, puts his hands around her neck and strangles her. Arthur Johnson is a mild-mannered, shy man who has never known how to talk to women. His resulting loneliness has twisted his yearning for love and respect into a carefully constructed predilection for violence and control. On the floor below him, Anthony Johnson, a scholar studying psychopathic personalities is about to stumble - quite literally - upon one of Arthur's many secrets.

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What the Critics Say



Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award, 1976

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Customer Reviews

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A gripping story, a wonderful performance

One of the best Rendell stories I have heard. Glover's performance is masterly. The characters brought to life with incredible vividness. The building atmosphere and plot hold you to the sudden, shocking, breath-taking end. A killer story.
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- Michael

Thrilling!

Wonderfully written. I'll never forget the view into a disturbed mind. Rendell is an exellent writer - Julian Clover is an impressive reader.
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- Jytte

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-11-2010
  • Publisher: Audible Studios