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Thirteen Steps Down

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2006

    One book and I'm in LOVE

    Whoa! I found this title on the best 100 books in the New York Times book section. Never heard of Ruth Rendell. Rarely do books make me jump out of my seat but this one did. Rendell is the master of casual description and then...WHAM! I'm on my third book of hers and I'm going to read everything she ever wrote. I highly recommend this book.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 20, 2005

    Terrific!

    Ruth Rendell never ceases to amaze me. She creates such dissimilar characters who, ironically, share such similar plights.... and fates. In spite of the dark themes and acts of violence in her novels, ultimately justice prevails and at least one character is redeemed... Nerissa in this case. Also, her minor characters are usually works of art all in themselves. Will always look forward to her next novel.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 25, 2006

    Absorbing and Suspenseful

    No one seems to portray life's losers better than Ruth Rendell. When two of them share one household and delusional tendencies, things get even more interesting. When one of them turns homicidal, it's impossible to stop reading. Both sad and creepy, this is a book that's hard to put down - I guarantee it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 26, 2005

    She does it again!

    Wow! That's all I can say about Rendell's latest. She is the master of psychological suspense. Her books never let me down. The plot twists and turns always keep me turning pages and looking forward to the always surprise ending! Very enjoyable fast paced story.

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