The Fever Tree and Other Stories Epub ☆ Fever Tree

The Fever Tree and Other Stories Epub ☆ Fever Tree In this collection of eleven stories, murder is committed for reasons of fear, jealously, cupidity, and out of sheer compulsion, while the settings include an African game park, a sinister ruined cemetery, an East Anglian seaside resort, and the gloomy purlieus of Epping Forest


10 thoughts on “The Fever Tree and Other Stories

  1. Jean Jean says:

    I have quite a few Ruth Rendell and Barbara Vine books in my collection but I haven t read many of them I thoroughly enjoyed the unpredictable short stories in The Fever Tree , each with an unexpected twist in the tail I intend to read the rest of my RR and BV collection At this rate, I need never visit a public library again as long as


  2. Boris Cesnik Boris Cesnik says:

    A better collection than The Fallen Curtain,playful and engaging but still light years behind Celia Femlin s and Shirley Jackson t standards.All these stories have promising plots and characters but hardly result in surprising or shocking endings I am mystified by how an amazing talent like Ruth Rendell in pushing the reader straight int


  3. Marlene Debo Marlene Debo says:

    Just finished Loved this I love Ruth Rendell, especially The Crocodile Bird Don t care for her Inspector Wexford novels I don t like short stories, but these are magnificent I also adore Rendell s The Crocodile Bird I don t like her Inspector Wexford novels They seem completely different completely mainstream mystery The Fever Tree and Th


  4. John King John King says:

    The short story The Fever Tree is one of the most perfect suspense stories ever written Ruth Rendell expertly guides the reader into worrying about future danger, and then pulls the rug out from under him letting him fall into a nearby abyss of true and very real horror The ending left me screaming with shock and rage.


  5. Elise Baldwin Elise Baldwin says:

    4.5 starsThe fever tree 5The dreadful day of judgement 4A glowing future 5An outside interest 4A case of coincidence 3Thornapple 5May and June 4A needle for the devil 4Front seat 3Paintbox place 4The wrong category 4


  6. Mark Mark says:

    A collection of short stories of varying standard, each with a twist at the end As with all tales with twist the most successful are the ones you don t guess Unfortunately the majority of the twists were obvious from early on.


  7. Jan Jan says:

    Good twisty short story


  8. Judith Kerr Judith Kerr says:

    As usual, great stories by the mystery great Again a reread from years ago My paperback has yellowed, but still readable Rendell s plots are always difficult to figure As usual, great stories by the mystery great Again a reread from years ago My paperback has yellowed, but still readable Rendell s plots are always difficult to figure


  9. Vicki Klemm Vicki Klemm says:

    short stories, some better than the others Really liked the story about the knitting nurse go figure


  10. Cindy Cindy says:

    I normally enjoy this author but I felt cheated by the underdeveloped characters It reminded me why I don t like short stories.


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