The Ruth Rendell mysteries. Set 1. Volume 1, Master of the moor
As a boy, Stephen Whalby took to his beloved moor to escape trouble at home. Trouble follows him there as an adult, however, when women's bodies begin turning up among the rocks, heather, and bogs. Stephen finds no refuge when D.I. Manciple--a rude outsider, unwelcome in the village of Vangmoor--targets him as the prime suspect.
Missing persons -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Rendell, Ruth, 1930-2015 -- Film adaptations.
Rendell, Ruth, 1930-2015 -- Television adaptations.
Serial murders -- Drama.
Detective and mystery television programs.
Firth, Colin, 1960-