E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell


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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell I have only recently started reading Ruth Rendell books and have found them generally engaging and refreshing in much the same way I found Agatha Christie books all those years agoThis book is a series of short stories that in all honesty was a complete mixed bag of good bad and boringThe title story is definitely the best but sadly the rest failed to meet my interest

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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read Ruth Rendell's short stories read to me how I imagined and hoped grown up Point Horror would do She has a meticulous way of capturing the reader's attention and holding on tight creating as she does so 11 tales of chilling and flesh creeping enjoyment that will stay at the back of your mind for ages to come

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    Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell I was very interested to see how Rendell did in short form and no disappointment here A lot of her earlier novels were very lean and this is just sort of like taking that to the extreme These are still very much Rendellian stories they have the exact same twisty demented sort of heart at the center of a seemingly normal scenarios

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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Summary Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Ruth Rendell Some of these are uite good The New Girlfriend is a classic of course which I read back in my first year of university It's very likely the best story in here These tales actually remind me of a slightly modern and British Cornell Woolrich at times The Convolvolus Clock was charming and sad with the dotty old lady being eaten away by guilt because in a fit of peak she stole something from a rural art gallery The Whistler was an

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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Summary Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Ruth Rendell Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read The New Girl Friend is yet another perfect collection from Ruth Rendell The title story is perfect as is Loopy and The Convolvulus Clock homage to Edgar Allan Poe perhaps and The Orchard Walls One or two tales might just be excellent instead of perfect but it's a very fine line I only have one collection of hers to read; A Spot of Folly

  6. says: E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read

    Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read Summary Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Ruth Rendell Read The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense It's probably safe to say that Ruth Rendell is best known for her novels particularly the Inspector Wexford series However

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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read An enjoyable selection of Ruth Rendell's short stories When deciding on the number of stars to give as a rating I was minded to give three as collections such as this often contain middling kinds of stories that are entertaining diversions without much to commend them and there are perhaps one or such stories in this col

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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Read The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense 'The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense' comprises eleven short stories revolving around dark subject matters Unpredictable and sus

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    E–pub/E–book [The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense] ¾ Ruth Rendell Summary Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Ruth Rendell I'm still unmovable Her short stories are just not up to her novels' standardThis is the third collection that I've read and still no sign of an improvement whatsoeverThey are bland repetitive trite and lacking in original twistsThey are o for a uick reading but as soon as the last sentence is gone oblivion kicks inForgettable and unsurprising Just a good passtime while you're waiting for the next book to arri

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    Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read Summary Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Ruth Rendell Read The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense Eleven uick reading suspense stories mostly written in the 70s and 80s for Ellery ueen Mystery Magazine They're formulaic a slightly odd domestic situation a murder a twist the two that don't follow this format are the best

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The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense Read ☆ 104 Rs that erupt in irrational violence have nothing to do with people like you or do theyContentsThe new girl friendA dark blue perfume. Some of these are uite good The New Girlfriend is a classic of course which I read back in my first year of university It s very likely the best story in here These tales actually remind me of a slightly modern and British Cornell Woolrich at times The Convolvolus Clock was charming and sad with the dotty old lady being eaten away by guilt because in a fit of peak she stole something from a rural art gallery The Whistler was an uneasy tale with an ending that was predictable yet satisfying I like how the young protagonist in Bribery and Corruption basically thinks and does everything wrong even if the company manager Mr Sorensen was a complete dick It s a nice bit of direction that Rendell can sort of make you feel sympathy for people who are a lot less than perfect A few of the stories are a bit weak Not sure what the point of Hare s House was and it started off so well I just wanted to yell For god s sake just go to the library and get the book out I guess Ruth was trying to tell us that the guy hated his wife I understand the symbology but the whole thing felt a bit emptyGood anthology though Most of these are very short so even if by the end you feel something comes off a bit weak there s still some pleasure to be had in the setup and the reading

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The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense Read ☆ 104 The orchard wallsHare's houseBribery and corruptionThe whistlerThe convolvulus clockLoopyFen HallFather's dayThe green road to uephan. An enjoyable selection of Ruth Rendell s short stories When deciding on the number of stars to give as a rating I was minded to give three as collections such as this often contain middling kinds of stories that are entertaining diversions without much to commend them and there are perhaps one or such stories in this collection In the end though I thought I d go for four stars to match the best of the stories Of the stories here The New Girlfriend is perhaps the most well known but in the end I found it uite slight Of interest were stories in which there was a feeling that a typical Rendellian psychological novella or short novel might have grown from the barer bones of the short story into this category fell The Orchard Walls or Fen Hall Other stories also tantalisingly hinted at themes obsessions interests characters or locations in later novels into this category fell Fen Hall again and Father s Day The collection closed with The Green Road to uephanda a lovely surprise in that it was almost a metanarrative a contemplation on genre and the roots routes of imagination

Ruth Rendell ☆ 4 Read

The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense Read ☆ 104 Eleven sinister short stories from murder perversion corruption blackmail and secret terrors that lead to unspeakable acts Hidden fea. I have only recently started reading Ruth Rendell books and have found them generally engaging and refreshing in much the same way I found Agatha Christie books all those years agoThis book is a series of short stories that in all honesty was a complete mixed bag of good bad and boringThe title story is definitely the best but sadly the rest failed to meet my interest

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 195
  • The New Girl Friend and Other Stories of Suspense
  • Ruth Rendell
  • English
  • 11 March 2018
  • 9780345328793