Hercule Poirot At Large

Author: Agatha Christie
Editor: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780008280956
Size: 12,44 MB
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A new paperback slipcase featuring six of Hercule Poirot's very best cases. 'My name is Hercule Poirot and I am probably the greatest detective in the world.' This new boxed set of paperbacks collects six of Hercule Poirot's most famous and best-loved cases, perfect for readers who who would like to be introduced - or introduce their friends - to some of the twentieth century's most iconic murder books. This boxed set contains six quintessential Poirot classics: Death on the Nile, Evil Under the Sun, Appointment with Death, Murder in Mesapotamia, The Hollow, and Cat Among the Pigeons.

The Mysterious Affair At Styles

Author: Agatha Christie
Editor: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1442934468
Size: 12,99 MB
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Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optimized by increasing the font size and spacing between the words and the letters. We partner with leading publishers around the globe. Our goal is to have accessible editions simultaneously released with publishers' new books so that all readers can have access to the books they want to read. To find more books in your format visit www.readhowyouwant.com

The Big Book Of Christmas Mysteries

Author: Otto Penzler
Editor: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
ISBN: 0345802993
Size: 14,88 MB
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Have yourself a crooked little Christmas with The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries. Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler collects sixty of his all-time favorite holiday crime stories--many of which are difficult or nearly impossible to find anywhere else. From classic Victorian tales by Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Thomas Hardy, to contemporary stories by Sara Paretsky and Ed McBain, this collection touches on all aspects of the holiday season, and all types of mysteries. They are suspenseful, funny, frightening, and poignant. Included are puzzles by Mary Higgins Clark, Isaac Asimov, and Ngaio Marsh; uncanny tales in the tradition of A Christmas Carol by Peter Lovesey and Max Allan Collins; O. Henry-like stories by Stanley Ellin and Joseph Shearing, stories by pulp icons John D. MacDonald and Damon Runyon; comic gems from Donald E. Westlake and John Mortimer; and many, many more. Almost any kind of mystery you’re in the mood for--suspense, pure detection, humor, cozy, private eye, or police procedural—can be found in these pages. FEATURING: - Unscrupulous Santas - Crimes of Christmases Past and Present - Festive felonies - Deadly puddings - Misdemeanors under the mistletoe - Christmas cases for classic characters including Sherlock Holmes, Brother Cadfael, Miss Marple, Hercule Poirot, Ellery Queen, Rumpole of the Bailey, Inspector Morse, Inspector Ghote, A.J. Raffles, and Nero Wolfe.

Detective Poirot The Mysterious Affair At Styles

Author: Agatha Christie
Editor: e-artnow
ISBN: 8027243599
Size: 11,51 MB
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This eBook edition of "The Mysterious Affair at Styles" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. "The Mysterious Affair at Styles" is a detective novel by Agatha Christie. It was written in the middle of World War I, in 1916 and was Christie's first published novel, introducing Hercule Poirot, Inspector (later, Chief Inspector) Japp, and Arthur Hastings. The story is told in first person by Hastings and features many of the elements that have become icons of the Golden Age of Detective Fiction, largely due to Christie's influence. It is set in a large, isolated country manor. There are a half-dozen suspects, most of whom are hiding facts about themselves. The book includes maps of the house, the murder scene, and a drawing of a fragment of a will, as well as a number of red herrings and surprise plot twists.

The Murder At The Vicarage Miss Marple

Author: Agatha Christie
Editor: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007422490
Size: 14,98 MB
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Agatha Christie’s first ever Miss Marple mystery, reissued with a striking cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.

The Detective Novels Of Agatha Christie

Author: James Zemboy
Editor: McFarland
ISBN: 1476665958
Size: 10,27 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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“thoughtful and entertaining...highly useful...achieves its goal”—Booklist “may be the most thorough guide to the 60 novels published between 1920 and 1976...provides thoughtful and helpful commentary”—ARBA “a very worthwhile book for...a good encyclopedic introduction to the world of this most prolific and well loved crime author”--Reference Reviews “excellent”--GAdetection “the writing is lively, the author’s enthusiasm infectious”--Mystery Scene The most popular mystery writer of all time concocted a rich recipe of intrigue, character, and setting. All of Agatha Christie's 66 detective novels are covered here in great detail. Each chapter begins with general comments on a novel's geographical and historical setting, identifying current events, fashions, fads and popular interests that relate to the story. A concise plot summary and comprehensive character listing follow, and each novel is discussed within Christie's overall body of work, with an emphasis on the development of themes, narrative technique, and characters over the course of her prolific career. An appendix translates Poirot's French and defines the British idiomatic words and phrases that give Christie's novels so much of their flavor.

The Under Dog A Hercule Poirot Short Story

Author: Agatha Christie
Editor: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007451954
Size: 14,94 MB
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A classic Agatha Christie short story, available individually for the first time as an ebook.

Murder On The Links Large Print Edition

Author: Agatha Christie
Size: 15,56 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Hercule Poirot and Captain Hastings go to France to see a friend, but discover he's been murdered, and his body placed in a fresh grave beside a local golf course. Naturally, it's time to investigate. This is the second Hercule Poirot mystery, and it's terrific. This large print edition is presented in easy-to-read 20 point type.

The Murder At The Vicarage

Author: Agatha Christie
Editor: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007120857
Size: 11,77 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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"Anyone who murdered Colonel Protheroe", declared the parson, "would be doing the world at large a service!" It was a careless remark for a man of the cloth, and one which was to come back and haunt the clergyman just a few hours later.