Some Lie and Some Die : Inspector Wexford

  • by Ruth Rendell
  • Narrated by Nigel Anthony
  • Series: Inspector Wexford
  • 6 hrs and 7 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

For a while the music Festival in Kingsmarkham was going well. The sun shone, the groups played and everyone - except a few angry neighbours - seemed to enjoy themselves. Then the weather changed, and a young couple made a gruesome discovery. In spite of dire predictions, the rock festival in Kingsmarkham seemed to be going off without a hitch, that is, until a hideously disfigured body is discovered in the nearby quarry. Soon Wexford is investigating the links between a local girl gone bad and a charismatic singer who inspires an unwholesome devotion in his followers. Some Lie and Some Die is a truly captivating novel, in which Wexford's deductive powers come up against the aloof arrogance of stardom.

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What the Critics Say

"Undoubtedly one of the best writers of English mysteries and chiller-killer plots." (Los Angeles Times)

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Customer Reviews

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Faithful rendering of a Rendell classic

Perfectly narrated, this Inspector Wexford mystery baffles to the end.
A tangle of infatuation and disillusionment leads to a tragedy which justice cannot punish.
A fascinating study of bygone hopes for the future we now inhabit.
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- SEA, Charente

Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-05-2009
  • Publisher: Audible Studios