The Saint Zita Society ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ruth Rendell

The Saint Zita Society

Cornerstone Digital
Publication date: July 2012
ISBN: 9781448106837
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

Our price:
$10.99

'Someone had told Dex that the Queen lived in Victoria. So did he, but she had a palace and he had one room in a street off Warwick Way. Still he liked the idea that she was his neighbour.'

Dex works as a gardener for Dr Jefferson at his home on Hexam Place in Pimlico: an exclusive street of white-painted stucco Georgian houses inhabited by the rich, and serviced by the not so rich. The hired help, a motley assortment of au pairs, drivers and cleaners, decide to form the St Zita Society (Zita was the patron saint of domestic servants) as an excuse to meet at the local pub and air their grievances.

When Dex is invited to attend one of these meetings, the others find that he is a strange man, seemingly ill at ease with human beings. These first impressions are compounded when they discover he has recently been released from a hospital for the criminally insane, where he was incarcerated for attempting to kill his own mother. Dex's most meaningful relationship seems to be with his mobile phone service provider, Peach, and he interprets the text notifications and messages he receives from the company as a reassuring sign that there is some kind of god who will protect him. And give him instructions about ridding the world of evil spirits . . .

Accidental death and pathological madness cohabit above and below stairs in Hexam Place.

Please sign in to review this product.
Devices:
The Saint Zita Society ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
457 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Disabled.
Printing:
Disabled.
Other books by Ruth Rendell
Archie and Archie ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ruth Rendell
Archie and Archie
Ruth Rendell
RHCP Digital, November 2013
ISBN: 9781782300052
Format: ePub
List Price: $12.78 Our price: $10.99
Wolf to the Slaughter: An Inspector Wexford Mystery ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ruth Rendell
Wolf to the Slaughter
Ruth Rendell
Fawcett, November 2012
ISBN: 9780345345202
Format: ePub
Our price: $11.99
Guilty Thing Surprised ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ruth Rendell
Guilty Thing Surprised
Ruth Rendell
Random House Publishing Group, October 2012
ISBN: 9780345348111
Format: ePub
Our price: $7.99
Catamount / The Wink (Storycuts) ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Ruth Rendell
Catamount / The Wink (Storycuts)
Ruth Rendell
Cornerstone Digital, November 2011
ISBN: 9781448108930
Format: ePub
List Price: $3.18 Our price: $2.99
Recently Viewed Products