Buy. Read. Collect.

UK's largest specialist in first edition, signed books. Located in
the world famous Cecil Court.


Join Our Mailing List

Privacy by SafeSubscribe TM

Book Details

The Rottweiler

Signed by the author

£20.00

The Rottweiler

Author: Ruth Rendell

Price: £20.00

Published by: Hutchinson

Date Available: 02 October 2003

All of our books have clear protective, removable film on the dustwrapper and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition

 

Details

 

Synopsis

 

The first girl had a bite mark on her neck but they traced the DNA to her boyfriend. But the tabloids got hold of the story and called the killer 'The Rottweiler' and the name stuck. The latest murder takes place very near Inez Ferry's antique shop in Marylebone. Someone saw a shadowy figure running away past the station, but the only other clues are that the murderer usually strangles his victims and removes something personal - like a cigarette lighter or a necklace... Since her husband died, too soon in their relationship, Inez has supplemented her income by taking in tenants. The murderous activities of the sinister 'Rottweiler' will exert a profound influence on the lives of this heterogeneous little community, especially when the suspicion emerges that one of them may be a homicidal maniac.
 

About the Author

Ruth Rendell has won many awards, including the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger for 1976's best crime novel with A Demon in My View; a second Edgar in 1984 from the Mystery Writers of America for the best short story, The New Girl Friend; a Gold Dagger award for Live Flesh in 1986. She was also the winner of the 1990 Sunday Times Literary award, as well as the Crime Writers' Association Cartier Diamond Dagger. In 1996 she was awarded the CBE and in 1997 became a Life Peer.

Additional Information

Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 9780091799465

Also from this Author

No Man's Nightingale

No Man's Nightingale

The Bridesmaid

The Bridesmaid

The Water's Lovely

The Water's Lovely

End in Tears

End in Tears

Not in the Flesh

Not in the Flesh

Thirteen Steps Down

Thirteen Steps Down

 
Coming soon
Top Sellers
Dandy Gilver and the Reek of Red Herrings (Dandy Gilver 9), Catriona McPherson, signed first edition

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£19.99

Dandy Gilver and the Reek of Red Herrings (Dandy Gilver 9)

by Catriona McPherson

 

Synopsis

On the rain-drenched, wave-lashed, wind-battered Banffshire coast, tiny fishing villages perch on ledges which would make a seagull think twice ... read more

 

Release 21 November 2014

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

ISBN 978-1444785517

Succession, Livi Michael, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£14.99

Succession

by Livi Michael

 

Synopsis

Succession tells the extraordinary tale of Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII, and how she became one of the most formidable women of ... read more

 

Release 13 August 2014

Publisher Penguin

ISBN 978-0241146248

The Zone of Interest, Martin Amis, signed first edition

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£18.99

The Zone of Interest

by Martin Amis

 

Synopsis

There was an old story about a king who asked his favourite wizard to create a magic mirror. This mirror didn't show you your reflection. I ... read more

 

Release 11 September 2014

Publisher Jonathan Cape

ISBN 978-0224099745

Coming Soon
Top Sellers
Young Sherlock Holmes 2: Red Leech

Signed by the author

£12.99

Young Sherlock Holmes 2: Red Leech - Goldsboro Exclusive Hardback

by Andrew Lane

 

Synopsis

Sherlock knows that Amyus Crow, his mysterious American tutor, has some dark secrets. But he didn't expect to find a notorious killer, hange... read more

 

Release 05 November 2010

Publisher Macmillan

ISBN 9780330511995

The Fall of Five, Pittacus Lore, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£14.99

The Fall of Five - NUMBERED (x/300)

by Pittacus Lore

 

Synopsis

PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO A PUBLISHER ERROR OUR COPIES WILL BE NUMBERED TO 300 INSTEAD OF ADVERTISED 350. The Fall of Five is the heartstopping f... read more

 

Release 10 September 2013

Publisher Michael Joseph

ISBN 978-0718156503

God of Vengeance, Giles Kristian, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£14.99

God of Vengeance

by Giles Kristian

 

Synopsis

Norway AD785. A land of petty kingdoms and ambitious men . . . When King Gorm betrays Jarl Harald and puts his family to the sword, he makes... read more

 

Release 24 April 2014

Publisher Bantam Press

ISBN 978-0593066188

We accept Maestro We accept Mastercard We accept Solo We accept Visa We accept Visa Electron We accept PayPal
  • ©2014. Goldsboro Books Ltd. All rights reserved. | Website design by Empire Elements Ltd.