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Rendell

Ruth (Barbara), Baroness. born 1930, British crime writer: author of detective novels, such as Wolf to the Slaughter (1967), and psychological thrillers, such as The Lake of Darkness (1980) and (under the name Barbara Vine) A Fatal Inversion (1987) and The Chimney Sweeper's Boy (1998)
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Rendell will receive the 2015 Pennsylvania Society Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement.
With her mastery of crime fiction and psychological thriller-writing, Ruth Rendell was undoubtedly the queen of not just the who-dunnit but the whydunnit.
BEST-SELLING crime writer Ruth Rendell died yesterday aged 85.
The creator of ITV's Inspector Wexford, she was a Labour peer with the title Baroness Rendell of Babergh, CBE.
Rendell, who suffered a stroke in January, wrote more than 60 best-sellers, including the Inspector Wexford novels, which were turned into a TV series starring George Baker in the title role.
TOP-SELLING crime writer Ruth Rendell was fighting for life last night after a serious stroke.
In a career spanning 50 years, legendary British crime writer Ruth Rendell, a member of England's House of Lords, has published 24 installments in the Inspector Wexford series, 27 stand-alone mysteries, and an additional 14 crime novels under the pseudonym Barbara Vine, as well as novellas and short story collections.
1 GOALSCORER Scott Rendell was overjoyed after his strike handed non-League Luton an historic FA Cup fourth-round victory over Norwich at Carrow Road.
SHE may be 81, but Ruth Rendell remains as sharp as the knives which have been plunged into some of her imaginary victims' bodies.
As many as 50 Pennsylvania credit union leaders are expected to volunteer next month to provide financial and legal guidance to consumers under an initiative put forward by the Obama administration and the state's governor, Edward Rendell.
SCOTT RENDELL has a prolific goalscoring record in Cambridge colours and he can find the net in tonight's televised clash away to Blue Square Premier promotion rivals Wrexham, writes Dan Childs.
and former Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell told an audience in Washington, D.