The Best Man to Die (Chief Inspector Wexford Series #4)

The Best Man to Die (Chief Inspector Wexford Series #4)

by Ruth Rendell
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The Best Man to Die (Chief Inspector Wexford Series #4) by Ruth Rendell

Who could have suspected that the exciting stag party for the groom would be the prelude to the murder of his close friend Charlie Hatton? And Charlie's death was only the first in a string of puzzling murders involving small-time gangsters, cheating husbands, and loose women. Now Chief Inspector Wexford and his assistant join forces with the groom to track down a killer . . .

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780345345301
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/28/1987
Series: Chief Inspector Wexford Series , #4
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 419,828
Product dimensions: 4.26(w) x 6.84(h) x 0.55(d)

About the Author

Ruth Rendell is the author of Road Rage, The Keys to the Street, Bloodlines, Simisola, and The Crocodile Bird. She is the winner of the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master Award. She is also the recipient of three Edgars from the Mystery Writers of America and four Gold Daggers from Great Britain’s Crime Writers Association. In 1997, she was named a life peer in the House of Lords. Rendell also writes mysteries under the name of Barbara Vine, of which A Dark-Adapted Eye is the most famous. She lives in England.

Date of Birth:

February 17, 1930

Place of Birth:

London, England


Loughton County High School for Girls, Essex

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The Best Man to Die (Chief Inspector Wexford Series #4) 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Mis-spelled words were so numerous it made it difficult to comprehend some sentences. Why are so many e-books like that? I did, however, enjoy the mystery very much. Ms. Rendell is my favorite mystery writer, and I enjoy finding older (1969) reads such as this.
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