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Agatha Christie


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4.50 From Paddington
by: Agatha Christie
Elspeth McGillicuddy was not usually given to hallucinations. So when she witnesses what appears to be a murder on a train that no one else sees, no one reports and no corpse is found she turns to her old friend Jane Marple for help.This book is being shared by
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A Murder is Announced
by: Agatha Christie
A notice in the Gazette reads: &147;A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October 29, at Little Paddocks.&148; The guests arrive, thinking they have come to a mystery party. When death and chaos ensue, the indomitable Miss Marple sorts it out. Another enthralling tale from the &147;best mystery writer of the 20th century&148; (Bouchercon Mystery Writers Convention). This book is being shared by
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After The Funeral
by: Agatha Christie
Christie at her plot twisting best.
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Agatha Christie: An Autobiography
by: Agatha Christie

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And Then There Were None
by: Agatha Christie
Ten houseguests, trapped on an isolated island, are the prey of a diabolical killer. When they realize that every one of them is marked for murder, terror mounts as their number dwindles. Who has choreographed this chilling scheme? Who will be left to tell the tale? Clues and red herrings abound in this masterpiece from Agatha Christie, her most popular mystery ever.
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Appointment With Death
by: Agatha Christie
A tyrannical old martinet, a mental sadist and the incarnation of evil. These were only three of the character descriptions levelled at Mrs. Boynton, the matriarch who kept her family totally dependent on her. But did she really deserve to die on the excursion to beautiful Petra? Hercule Poirot hears about the murder and feels compelled to investigate-despite the familys request not to do so. Do they have something to hide and, if so, can they keep it hidden from this master sleuth?This book
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At Bertrams Hotel
by: Agatha Christie
Miss Jane Marple is enjoying her stay at Londons elegant Bertrams Hotel. But its impeccable, old-world reputation is tarnished by new blood when someone disreputable checks in.This book is being shared by
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Big Four
by: Agatha Christie
An emaciated stranger approaches Hercule Poirot, shouts a warning about the big four and drops dead. Who knew Poirots inquiry into the mans odd behavior would lead to an underground laboratory, an insane asylum, and rumors of a secret weapon?This book is being shared by
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Black Coffee
by: Agatha Christie
Nearly a quarter-century after her death, Agatha Christie remains the most popular mystery writer of all time. Now, in a celebrated publishing event, fans and newcomers alike are treated to another Christie novel. Created in 1930 as a stage play and faithfully adapted by Charles Osborne, Black Coffee brings back beloved detective Hercule Poirot to exercise his little grey cells one more deliciously deductive time...
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Body In The Library
by: Agatha Christie

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By The Pricking Of My Thumbs
by: Agatha Christie
Incoherent ramblings or clues?
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Cards On The Table
by: Agatha Christie
This is no ordinary round of bridge, but rather an ingenious meeting of the (criminal) minds. The players are four renowned sleuths and four murderers. Before the game is over someones going to be dealt a deadly hand.
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Caribbean Mystery
by: Agatha Christie

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Cat Among The Pigeons
by: Agatha Christie
Welcome to Meadowbank, an exclusive school for privileged young ladies. A fine lot. A dangerous one, too. Two teachers have already bitten the dust. Its obvious to Hercule Poirot that someone is out to scratch Meadowbanks respectable veneer.This book is being shared by
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Clocks
by: Agatha Christie
A typist finds her new employer dead, and surrounded by five clocks each set at a different time. Before Hercule Poirot arrives on the scene, four clocks have vanished--leaving the baffled detective to solve one of the most curious cases of his career.This book is being shared by
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Crooked House
by: Agatha Christie
In the sprawling, half-timbered mansion in the affluent suburb of Swinly Dean, Aristide Leonides lies dead from barbiturate poisoning. An accident? Not likely. In fact, suspicion has already fallen on his luscious widow, a cunning beauty fifty years his junior, set to inherit a sizeable fortune, and rumored to be carrying on with a strapping young tutor comfortably ensconced in the family estate. But criminologist Charles Hayward is casting his own doubts on the innocence of the entire Leon
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Curtain
by: Agatha Christie
Poirot returns to the scene of his very first crime to solve a mystery that will be his last.This book is being shared by
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Dead Mans Folly
by: Agatha Christie

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Death Comes As The End
by: Agatha Christie
It is 2000 B.C. in Egypt and Imhotep the Ka-Priest brings home his beautiful young concubine Nofret. However not all the members of his family welcome her and when she is found dead it is Imhotep&8217;s daughter Renisenb who suspects it might not have been an accident.
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Death In The Clouds
by: Agatha Christie
In this crime puzzle of the first order (New York Times), an ordinary flight to London turns extraordinary when a female passenger is shot to death with a venom-tipped dart. Even more bizarre is that the murder went unnoticed by everyone on board-- including the brilliant Hercule Poirot.This book is being shared by
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Death On The Nile
by: Agatha Christie
A honeymoon cruise for Simon and Linnet Doyle turns into a nightmare when Linnet is found shot to death. One of the passengers is Jacqueline de Bellefort, Simons jealous ex-fianc, who has confessed to Hercule Poirot that she wants revenge for Linnet stealing Simon from her. But when two more murders are committed, Poirot begins to see that no one on the ship is as straightforward as they seemed.
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Destination Unknown
by: Agatha Christie

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Double Sin and other stories
by: Agatha Christie
In one of Londons most elegant shops, a decorative doll in green velvet adopts some rather human, and sinister, traits....A country gentleman is questioned about a murder that has yet to be committed....In summoning spirits, a medium is drawn closer to the world of the dead than she ever imagined possible....In a small country church, a dying mans last word, sanctuary, becomes both an elegy and a clue to a crime. Only the Queen of Crime could have conceived such delicious treats for myste
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Dumb Witness
by: Agatha Christie
Miss Emily was old, rich, and afraid--and now, shes dead. Her terrified plea to Hercule Poirot came a little too late. All thats left is a house full of greedy heirs, and a very strange letter that could solve the mystery--or add to it.This book is being shared by
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Elephants Can Remember
by: Agatha Christie
With the help of Detective Poirot, mystery writer Ariadne Oliver must solve a murder from her past--before the tragic piece of history repeats itself.This book is being shared by
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Endless Night
by: Agatha Christie
Strapped by a chauffeurs wages, Michael Rogers want of a better life seems out of reach. Especially elusive is a magnificent piece of property in Kingston Bishop--unil a chance meeting with a beautiful heiress makes his dreams possible. Marrying her is the first step. Building the perfect home is the next. Unfortunately, Michael ignored the local warnings about the deadly curse buried in the tract of land, and living out his dreams may exact a higher price than he ever imagined. Praised a
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Evil Under The Sun
by: Agatha Christie
A flirtatious young bride is strangled to death while vacationing, and only Poirot can unravel the womans strange secrets.This book is being shared by
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Five Little Pigs
by: Agatha Christie
Take one dead lothario; add his jealous wife accused of his murder; toss in a devoted daughter who wants to clear her mothers name, and you get one of the greatest challenges of Hercule Poirots career.This book is being shared by
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Golden Ball And Other Stories
by: Agatha Christie
Is it a gesture of good will or a sinister trap that lures Rupert St. Vincent and his family to magnificent estate? How desperate is Joyce Lambert, a destitute young widow whose only recourse is to marry a man she despises? What unexpected circumstance stirs old loyalties in Theodora Darrell, and unfaithful wife about to run away with her lover? In this collection of short stories, the answers are as unexpected as they are satisfying. The Queen of Crime takes bizarre romantic entanglement
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Halloween Party
by: Agatha Christie
Mystery writer Ariadne Oliver joins a Halloween party where a girl falls victim to a game of apple-bobbing gone mysteriously wrong. Now shes joined forces with Hercule Poirot to unmask the killer.This book is being shared by
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Harlequin Tea Set: And Other Stories
by: Agatha Christie
A grand treasure for fans of the grande dame of mystery, this collection brings together nine rare and brilliant Christie tales of murder and detection that span nearly half a century of storytelling genius.This book is being shared by
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Hercule Poirots Christmas
by: Agatha Christie
Christie, Poirot--and murder--are never out of season. A family get-together for the holidays begins with a game, and ends in cold-blooded murder. Who better to solve it than Poirot, who has solved some puzzling mysteries in his time but never has his mighty brain functioned more brilliantly than in Hercule Poirots Christmas (New York Times).This book is being shared by
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Hickory Dickory Dock
by: Agatha Christie
Poirot investigates a culprit who has curiously swiped a stethoscope, a tube of lipstick, and a cookbook.This book is being shared by
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Lord Edgware Dies
by: Agatha Christie
Sure, actress Jane Wilkinson wants out of a miserable marriage, but is she guilty of stabbing her way out of it? She claims shes innocent. Hercule Poirot wonders if shes giving the performance of a lifetime.This book is being shared by
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Man In The Brown Suit
by: Agatha Christie
On the platform of a London Tube Station Anne Beddingfeld watches in horror as a man looks in her direction, panics, falls on to the tracks and is killed. But who is the mysterious man in the brown suit who comes forward claiming to be a doctor? And what connection does he have to the scrap of paper with a name and date on it that Anne finds at the scene?This book is being shared by
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Miss Marples Final Cases
by: Agatha Christie

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Mousetrap And Other Plays
by: Agatha Christie
From the queen of crime who penned Ten Little Indians, Witness for the Prosecution, and Appointment with Death (all three made into classic films), here are eight ingenious masterpieces, including The Mousetrap, the longest running play in history.This book is being shared by
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Moving Finger
by: Agatha Christie
The inhabitants of Lymstock are being plagued by threats, rumors, and sordid accusations. And its Miss Marples duty to finger the guilty.This book is being shared by
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Mrs. Mcgintys Dead
by: Agatha Christie
When an old lady with no enemies is bludgeoned to death, suspicion falls on her lodger who has no alibi. With every piece of evidence working against him, he has only one hope: Hercule Poirot.This book is being shared by
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Murder At The Vicarage
by: Agatha Christie
Whats shocking about the murder of Colonel Protheroe isnt that the vicar is the prime suspect, but that it is blithely solved by a demure spinster named Miss Jane Marple.
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Murder In Mesopotamia
by: Agatha Christie
MYSTERYS 1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR.
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Murder In The Mews
by: Agatha Christie
Whats better than Poirot and Christie? Poirot and Christie times four!
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Murder In Three Acts
by: Agatha Christie
A cocktail party ends in murder, but who did it? Why? And for that matter, how? No real cause of death has been established. Its a real baffler and its prompting Hercule Poirot to ask another question...whos next?This book is being shared by
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Murder Is Easy
by: Agatha Christie
Wychwood-under-Ashe is a small village with a reputation for witchcraft and folklore. Retired policeman Luke Fitzwilliam meets one of its residents on a train. She tells him that someone is killing off the residents one by one and she is on her way to tell Scotland Yard about it. However before she can do so she is killed by a hit and run driver...This book is being shared by
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Murder Of Roger Ackroyd
by: Agatha Christie
Agatha Christies ginius for detective fiction is unparalleled. Her worldwide popularity is phenomenal, her characters engaging, her plots spellbinding. No one knows the human heart--or the dark passions that can stop it--better than Agatha Christie. She is truly the one and only Queen of Crime.
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Murder On The Links
by: Agatha Christie
A millionaires been found stabbed in the back on his private golf course. Hercule Poirot finds no shortage of suspects in the victims family tree, but even he is surprised when the killer strikes again.This book is being shared by
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Murder On The Orient Express
by: Agatha Christie
On the long train ride from Istanbul to Paris, detective Poirot must find the killer of a much-hated millionaire among 13 suspects - all with reasons to kill.
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Mysterious Affair At Styles: Poirots First Case
by: Agatha Christie
This is the Christie that started it all--the sublime introduction of her master sleuth, Hercule Poirot, here investigating the mysterious death of a wealthy heiress found murdered behind the locked doors of her boudoir.
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Mysterious Mr. Quin
by: Agatha Christie
A conjurer of skill with an instinct for detection, Mr. Harley Quin has an almost magical flair for appearing at the scene of the most remarkable crimes. But is it just a trick of light that haunts his shadow with a ghostly apparition? Is it fate that invites him to a New Years murder? And what forces are at work when his car breaks down outside Royalston Hall, an isolated estate with a deadly history?
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Mystery Of The Blue Train
by: Agatha Christie
All aboard Le Train Bleu, bound for the Riviera. Among the passengers is heiress Ruth Kettering, bailing out of a doomed marriage and en route to see her former lover. Pity shes found murdered in her luxury compartment. All Hercule Poirot has for clues is the victims secret life, and what unfolds is positively scandalous.This book is being shared by
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N Or M
by: Agatha Christie
This atmospheric story, set during WW2, finds the now mature Tommy and Tuppence Beresford doing what they do best&8212;having an adventure. These two unlikely spies help to defend their country by trying to rout out two highly placed Fifth Columnists. When Tommy is asked by the British Intelligence Service to go and stay at the Sans Souci guest house he is astonished to see Tuppence there. The mission: to identify which of the other guests is N and which is M....
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Nemesis
by: Agatha Christie

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One, Two, Buckle My Shoe
by: Agatha Christie
Why on earth would a successful and happy dentist commit suicide? Leave it to Hercule Poirot to drill the doctors patients...and to assuage the numbing fear that another murder will follow.This book is being shared by
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Ordeal By Innocence
by: Agatha Christie

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Pale Horse
by: Agatha Christie
Was it really the Thomasina Tuckerton--dropout heiress turned bohemian beat girl--seen in a cafe brawl with another woman? Her obituary confirms it. Thomasinas unfortunate demise would have passed unnoticed if it hadnt been for the priest who suffered a fatal blow at the hand of a stranger only days later. Whats the connection? A list of names hidden in father Gormans shoes--among them, Miss Tuckertons. It leads to a former country inn, now a house called, The Pale Horse, and a
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Parker Pyne Investigates
by: Agatha Christie
The personal ad posed a simple question: Are you happy? If not, consult Mr. Parker Pyne. The answer is a resounding no for a jealous wife who suspects her husband of infidelity...for a lonely widow driven to assume a new identity...for a distraught mother whose son has been kidnapped...and for the finance of a strangely reclusive bride-to-be. But what sort of detective would solicit in the personals? The sort who has a knack for investigating affairs of the heart. For therein lie the
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Partners In Crime
by: Agatha Christie
Tommy and Tuppence take over a detective agency and assume the methods of such great fictional detectives as Sherlock Holmes and Hercule Poirot to solve case after case...This book is being shared by
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Passenger To Frankfort
by: Agatha Christie

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Peril At End House
by: Agatha Christie
Pit Poirot against peril and you get perfection.
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Pocket Full Of Rye
by: Agatha Christie
Miss Jane Marple must uncover the link between three murders found in a piece of verse thats deadlier than any nursery rhyme.This book is being shared by
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Poirot Investigates
by: Agatha Christie
Cross a movie star, an archaeologist, a French maid, a prime minister, a wealthy dowager, and an Italian count with Hercule Poirot and you get a collection of the detectives most intriguing criminal puzzles.This book is being shared by
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Postern Of Fate: A Tommy And Tuppence Mystery
by: Agatha Christie

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Regatta Mystery And Other Stories
by: Agatha Christie
A collection of classic stories featuring multiple victims, multiple mysteries, multiple suspects, and a multitude of talent to solve it all: Hercule Poirot, Miss Jane Marple, and Mr. Parker Pyne.This book is being shared by
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Sad Cypress
by: Agatha Christie
As a condemned murderess stands before the court, her eyes meet those of the only man who believes in her innocence. But Hercule Poirot must prove it before its too late.This book is being shared by
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Secret Adversary
by: Agatha Christie

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Secret Of Chimmeys
by: Agatha Christie
Little did Anthony Cade suspect that a simple errand on behalf of a friend would drop him right in the middle of an international conspiracy. Why were Count Stylptichs memoirs so important? And what was King Victor really after?This book is being shared by
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Seven Dials Mystery
by: Agatha Christie
At the home of Lord Caterham and his daughter, Lady Eileen Brent (aka Bundle), Sir Oswald and Lady Maria Coote throw a party for some weekend guests. But the young guests play a practical joke on someone who turns up murdered the following morning. It's up to Bundle and her friends to solve the case, which only gets worse with the appearance of a second corpse. The trail of bodies leads to the mysterious Seven Dials Club.
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Sittaford Mystery
by: Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie is more than the most popular mystery writer of all time. In a career that spans over half a century, her name is synonymous with brilliant deception, ingenious puzzles, and the surprise denouement. By virtually inventing the modern mystery novel she has earned her title as the Queen of Crime. Curious? Then youre invited to read....THE SITTAFORD MYSTERYM-U-R-D-E-R. It began as an innocent parlor game intended to while away the hours on a bitter winter night.But the message that
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Sleeping Murder
by: Agatha Christie

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Sparkling Cyanide
by: Agatha Christie
Its been less than a year since beautiful heiress Rosemary Barton took her own life during a birthday party in her honor. Her husband George never believed his wife would commit suicide - especially now that hes received two anonymous letters to suggest cold-blooded murder. One implicates George himself. Its true he long suffered Rosemarys infidelities. But what about her embittered sister who was left out of the family will? Or her secret lovers, or their betrayed wives? Not one o
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Surprise! Surprise!
by: Agatha Christie

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Taken At The Flood
by: Agatha Christie
When a widow tries to collect on her inheritance, her late husbands family is unpleasantly surprised. Theyre even more horrified by the news that this lovely stranger may be a bigamist. Now murder shakes the family tree, and its time for Hercule Poirot to investigate.This book is being shared by
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The ABC Murders
by: Agatha Christie
When Alice Ascher is murdered in Andover, Hercule Poirot is already on to the clues. Alphabetically speaking, its one down, twenty-five to go.This book is being shared by
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The Hollow
by: Agatha Christie
Its Agatha Christie at her best as a weekend house party becomes a crime scene for special guest Hercule Poirot.This book is being shared by
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The Labours of Hercules
by: Agatha Christie
On the verge of retirement, Hercule Poirot cant resist the lure of a seemingly unsolvable series of recent crimes--from a lost Pekinese to a man driven mad by love to a gentleman poisoned by gossip.This book is being shared by
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The Mirror Crackd from Side to Side
by: Agatha Christie
There is great interest in the little village of St. Mary Mead when the residents learn that Marina Gregg, the famous actress, has bought Gossington Hall. And when she throws the Hall open for a fte no-one is more excited than homely Heather Badcock. But Heathers visit to Gossington Hall ends in her sudden death. Why would anyone want to kill this unassuming woman?This book is being shared by
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The Mysterious Affair at Styles
by: Agatha Christie

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The Secret Adversary
by: Agatha Christie
Full of energy and short of funds, old chums Tommy Beresford and Tuppence Cowley decide to form the Young Adventurers, and advertise themselves as willing to go anywhere and do anything. Asked by a British Intelligence official to find a woman named Jane Finn, who disappeared with sensitive government documents, they soon find that their whimsical idea has drawn them into a complicated web of intrigue, intelligence agents, dubious identities, missing government papers, false clues &151; and
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The Thirteen Problems
by: Agatha Christie
A collection of thirteen mysteries featuring Miss Marple and her fellow Tuesday Night Club friends.This book is being shared by
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They Came to Baghdad: A Christie Crime Classic
by: Agatha Christie
Flighty but good-hearted Victoria Jones craves love, intrigue, and adventure. She strikes gold in Edward, a handsome and mysterious traveler whom shes vowed to follow to the ends of the earth. Yet no whirlwind affair can prepare Victoria for what unfolds once she lands in Baghdad. Not a day in Edwards shadow, and she hears whispered warnings of danger and witnesses the murder of a secret agent in her hotel room. And when she discovers that a romantic rival for Edwards affection has arran
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They Do It With Mirrors
by: Agatha Christie
When Jane goes to stay with her friend Carrie-Louise at her home she soon begins to realise that all is not well there. Not only is this the family home but it is also a rehabilitation centre for delinquent boys and there are definitely some odd characters living there. Then an attempt is made on the life of Carrie-Louises husband, her step-son is murdered and someone tries to poison Carrie-Louise...This book is being shared by
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Third Girl
by: Agatha Christie

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Thirteen at Dinner
by: Agatha Christie
Here is another thriller by the master of mystery - and the most popular author of all time. Lady Edgware wants to marry a duke, but Lord Edgware wont divorce her. She jokingly tells Poirot that if he wont kill Lord Edgware, she may have to. When the lord turns up dead, Lady Jane is suspected. Will her alibi hold up?This book is being shared by
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Thirteen Clues for Miss Marple
by: Agatha Christie

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Three Blind Mice And Other Stories
by: Agatha Christie
A blinding snowstorm--and a homicidal maniac--traps a small party of friends in an isolated estate. Out of this deceptively simple set-up, Agatha Christie fashioned one of her most ingenious puzzlers, which, in turn, would provide the basis for The Mousetrap, the longest-running play in history. From this classic title novella to the deliciously clever gems on its tail (solved to perfection by Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple), this rare collection of murder most foul showcases the intim
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Three-Act Tragedy
by: Agatha Christie

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Towards Zero
by: Agatha Christie
Mysterys 1 bestseller . . . second to none!
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Underdog And Other Stories
by: Agatha Christie
A beautiful heiress, a dashing playboy, a handsome prince, and a forgotten recluse. What do they have in common? Theyre all victims in a series of crimes only Hercule Poirot could solve.This book is being shared by
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Why Didnt They Ask Evans?
by: Agatha Christie
When Bobby Jones goes to retrieve his wayward golf ball at the bottom of a cliff, he little expects that he will find a dying man there. With his last breath the man gasps, &8220;Why didn&8217;t they ask Evans?&8221; Looking for a handkerchief in the man&8217;s pocket Bobby pulls out a photograph of an attractive young woman.
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Witness For The Prosecution And Other Stories
by: Agatha Christie
A murder trial takes a diabolical turn when the wife of the accused takes a stand...A womans sixth--and a loaded revolver--signal premonitions of doom...A stranded motorist seeks refuge in a remote mansion, and is greeted with a dire warning...Detective Hercule Poirot faces his greatest challenge when his services are enlisted--by the victim--in a bizarre locked-room murder. From the stunning title story (which inspired the classic film thriller) to the rarest gems in detective fiction, th
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