A Judgement in Stone

When a housekeeper carries out a modern "Valentine's Day Massacre" on the family that employs her, Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch investigates to uncover evidence of a personal tragedy that precipitated the crime. Reprint.

A Judgement in Stone

When a housekeeper carries out a modern "Valentine's Day Massacre" on the family that employs her, Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch investigates to uncover evidence of a personal tragedy that precipitated the crime. Reprint.

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A Judgement in Stone
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Ruth Rendell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard

When a housekeeper carries out a modern "Valentine's Day Massacre" on the family that employs her, Detective Chief Superintendent William Vetch investigates to uncover evidence of a personal tragedy that precipitated the crime. Reprint.
A Judgement in Stone (Special Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Ruth Rendell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-07-19 - Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard

What on earth could have provoked a modern day St. Valentine's Day massacre? On Valentine's Day, four members of the Coverdale family--George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles--were murdered in the space of 15 minutes. Their housekeeper, Eunice Parchman, shot them, one by one, in the blue light of a televised performance
A Judgement In Stone
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ruth Rendell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-23 - Publisher: Random House

'Eunice Parchman killed the Coverdale family because she could not read or write.' Eunice, the Coverdales' housekeeper, guns down four of her employers in the space of fifteen minutes one Valentine's Day. None of them suspected anything. Her motive remained hidden. As the police investigate, Eunice schemes to escape the
10 Women of Mystery
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Earl F. Bargainnier
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Popular Press

This volume, which examines the special contributions of a number of women mystery writers, sheds light on this significant example of common interests in recreational reading among women and men and the reasons behind the early and continuing uncharacteristic near-equality of both sexes in this field of endeavor.
Framed
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Judith Mayne
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

In Framed, Judith Mayne, a respected critic whose reach extends from film, literature, and feminism to the culture at large, offers a sustained exploration of feminist approaches to film and mass culture, with a particular focus on how contradiction informs feminism in productive and challenging ways. Accessible and engaging, Framed