Pdf/E–book [The Tree of Hands]

Gotten who was mentioning Rendell so I pulled this one off my shelf for a reread At the moment I think that Tree of Hands is one of her best It has all the twists and turns one expects from her multiple plotlines and disparate characters who are strangers to one another eually at the mercy of some inescapable awful fate neuroses fixations and obsessions of all kinds And yet unlike some of her books where one can be hard pressed to identify or sympathize with any of the characters I found myself feeling pity for one can be hard pressed to identify or sympathize with any of the characters I found myself feeling pity for who Seems Like Many Many like many many men today unskilled and rootless yet looking for love trying to be ood men and Class of 92: Out of Our League getting involved with people who devalue and emasculate them I could also identify with and sympathize with Benet the young writer herrief and her choice this book would be "a heck of a choice for a book "heck of a choice for a book Does anyone know if this book has been filmed by BBC It would be perfect as a movi. Ngle thread of terror whirled into a spiral of kidnapping murder and a final reckless affirmation of lov. Ery skillfully When I first read this book I felt as if I was holding my breath through most of it am not a mother and don as if I was holding my breath through of it I am not a mother and don feel particularly maternal yet I found this book extremely disturbing for what happens to the children at the centre of the plot It "worried me for ages afterwards and I d find myself oing over it eventually a couple of years "me for ages afterwards and I d find myself oing over it eventually a couple of years I re read it It was no less disturbing but somehow second time around I was able to cope with it This is in no way a criticism I love a novel that stays with me or invades my dreams and this one did It s not a Rendell novel that I ever see referred to much yet I would probably rate it among her best As I have stated elsewhere I am a fan of Rendell s books although I have to tread warily with them as they are often extremely unsettling in a way different from most psychological thrillers I had read this book many years ago and another Goodreads friend have for. N can bear Carol trapped in a life of crushing drabness no lover can change Three mothers joined by a si. The Tree of Hands

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