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'Fresh Air' Remembers Mystery Novelist Ruth Rendell

NPR Books - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 11:35am

The British author wrote crime novels for 50 years, many featuring Chief Inspector "Reg" Wexford. Rendell died May 2. Originally broadcast in 1989 and 2005.

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Remembering Ruth Rendell, Master Of Smart And Socially Aware Suspense

NPR Books - Fri, 05/08/2015 - 11:34am

The British novelist set shocking crimes in mundane settings — always adding a dash of social criticism. Critic Maureen Corrigan says she is forever giving Rendell's books to friends.

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