Advisor. The retired life of former chief inspector Reginald Wexford takes on spikes of adrenalin in the latest novel titled The Vault, in this popular series by Ruth Rendell. Wexford has been asked to assist Tom Ede of the Metropolitan Police as an unpaid advisor helping solve a complicated multiple murder case. Wexford relishes the work, and finds himself forgetting that he’s no longer on the force since the work he is doing is so familiar. Rendell adds complexity to Wexford’s family life and those events close to home make Wexford even sharper as he unravels a complicated puzzle one piece at a time. Readers who like finely written mystery or crime novels are those most likely to enjoy this book.
Rating: Three-star (Recommended)
Click here to purchase The Vault from amazon.com.