Books The Confession An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery by Charles Todd Hardcover, 344 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $25.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe ConfessionSubtitleAn Inspector Ian Rutledge MysteryAuthorCharles Todd Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Scotland Yard's Inspector Ian Rutledge investigates the sudden death of a man who recently confessed to having murdered his cousin years ago. Genres: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Historical Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Confession Critics' Lists: Summer 2012 5 New Mysteries Return To The Scene Of The Crime May 31, 2012 Critic Maureen Corrigan's list includes the latest installments in long-running series by mystery genre veterans. She says coming back to familiar plots and characters is as rewarding as returning to a favorite vacation spot each summer.