The Brimstone Wedding

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Crown/Archetype, Dec 14, 2011 - Fiction - 330 pages
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Both a finely crafted mystery and a disturbingly honest depiction of the kinship between love and madness, The Brimstone Wedding tells an unsettling story about the power and the poison of love. A gracious, dignified woman, who's dying in an English nursing home, reveals the secrets of her erotic past to her young caretaker.
 

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User Review  - Jo Marie - Goodreads

An absorbing, addictive psychological thriller by a great writer. A story of two women, one nearing the end of her life and a much younger woman whose lives intersect and almost parallel each other. Read full review

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User Review  - James Barnard - Goodreads

The uninitiated may wonder what the difference was between Ruth Rendell and Barbara Vine. The answer can be found here. The Rendell books are firmly set in the real world, usually feature an ... Read full review

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Barbara Vine is the pen-name of Ruth Rendell. She has written fourteen novels using this pseudonym, including A Fatal Inversion and King Solomon's Carpet which both won the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award. Ruth Rendell sits in the House of Lords as a Labour peer. She lives in Maida Vale, London.

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