The Agatha Christie Mystery Collection

The Agatha Christie Mystery Collection The Agatha Christie Mystery Collection of Agatha Christie s most popular books plus her autobiography Navy gold gilt hardcovers An Autobiography A Holiday For Murder A Murder is Announced A Pock

  • Title: The Agatha Christie Mystery Collection
  • Author: Agatha Christie
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  • Page: 499
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  • The Agatha Christie Mystery Collection 50 of Agatha Christie s most popular books plus her autobiography Navy gold gilt hardcovers An Autobiography, A Holiday For Murder, A Murder is Announced, A Pocketful of Rye, Akhnaton, At Bertram s Hotel, The Body in the Library, Cards on the Table, Clocks, Come Tell Me How You Live, Crooked House, Curtain, Double Sin and Other StoThe Agatha Christie Mystery Collection 50 of Agatha Christie s most popular books plus her autobiography Navy gold gilt hardcovers An Autobiography, A Holiday For Murder, A Murder is Announced, A Pocketful of Rye, Akhnaton, At Bertram s Hotel, The Body in the Library, Cards on the Table, Clocks, Come Tell Me How You Live, Crooked House, Curtain, Double Sin and Other Stories, Dumb Witness, Easy to Kill, Elephants Can Remember, Endless Night, Evil Under the Sun, Halloween Party, Lord Edgeware Dies, Mirror Crack d, The Moving Finger, Mrs McGinty s Dead, Mrs Parker Pyne Detective, Murder in Mesopotamia, Murder in Retrospect, Murder in the Mews, The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Murder on the Orient Express, Murder with Mirrors, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, The Mystery of the Blue Train, N O R M, Nemesis, Ordeal by Innocence, Passenger to Frankfurt, Peril at End House, Poems, The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories, The Seven Dials Mystery, The Sitaford Mystery, Sleeping Murder, Taken at the Flood, They Came to Baghdad, Third Girl, Three Act Tragedy, Three Blind Mice and Other Stories, Towards Zero, The Under Dog and Other Stories, What Mrs McGillicuddy Saw.

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    • Agatha Christie

      Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott, and was occasionally published under the name Agatha Christie Mallowan.Agatha Christie is the best selling author of all time She wrote eighty crime novels and story collections, fourteen plays, and several other books Her books have sold roughly four billion copies and have been translated into 45 languages She is the creator of the two most enduring figures in crime literature Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple and author of The Mousetrap, the longest running play in the history of modern theatre Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born in Torquay, Devon, England, U.K as the youngest of three The Millers had two other children Margaret Frary Miller 1879 1950 , called Madge, who was eleven years Agatha s senior, and Louis Montant Miller 1880 1929 , called Monty, ten years older than Agatha During the First World War, she worked at a hospital as a nurse later working at a hospital pharmacy, a job that influenced her work, as many of the murders in her books are carried out with poison.On Christmas Eve 1914 Agatha married Archibald Christie, an aviator in the Royal Flying Corps The couple had one daughter, Rosalind Hicks They divorced in 1928, two years after Christie discovered her husband was having an affair.Her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, came out in 1920 During this marriage, Agatha published six novels, a collection of short stories, and a number of short stories in magazines.In late 1926, Agatha s husband, Archie, revealed that he was in love with another woman, Nancy Neele, and wanted a divorce On 8 December 1926 the couple quarreled, and Archie Christie left their house Styles in Sunningdale, Berkshire, to spend the weekend with his mistress at Godalming, Surrey That same evening Agatha disappeared from her home, leaving behind a letter for her secretary saying that she was going to Yorkshire Her disappearance caused an outcry from the public, many of whom were admirers of her novels Despite a massive manhunt, she was not found for eleven days.In 1930, Christie married archaeologist Max Mallowan Sir Max from 1968 after joining him in an archaeological dig Their marriage was especially happy in the early years and remained so until Christie s death in 1976 In 1977, Mallowan married his longtime associate, Barbara Parker.Christie frequently used familiar settings for her stories Christie s travels with Mallowan contributed background to several of her novels set in the Middle East Other novels such as And Then There Were None were set in and around Torquay, where she was born Christie s 1934 novel Murder on the Orient Express was written in the Hotel Pera Palace in Istanbul, Turkey, the southern terminus of the railway The hotel maintains Christie s room as a memorial to the author The Greenway Estate in Devon, acquired by the couple as a summer residence in 1938, is now in the care of the National Trust.Christie often stayed at Abney Hall in Cheshire, which was owned by her brother in law, James Watts She based at least two of her stories on the hall the short story The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding, which is in the story collection of the same name, and the novel After the Funeral Abney became Agatha s greatest inspiration for country house life, with all the servants and grandeur which have been woven into her plots.During the Second World War, Christie worked in the pharmacy at University College Hospital of University College, London, where she acquired a knowledge of poisons that she put to good use in her post war crime novels To honour her many literary works, she was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 1956 New Year Honours The next year, she became the President of the Detection Club In the 1971 New Year Honours she was promoted Dame Commande



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    • If you think Agatha is just for your grandma, think again. Smart, witty, surprising, great detail of character. She set the template and because others copied, you tend to think that she must be a hack, but she's the real deal. If you treat yourself to the read, you'll be glad you did.


    • What can I say about Agatha Christie that hasn't already been said? If you have never read any of her work then you have seriously missed out. Start now and you won't be disappointed.


    • “The Labors of Hercules”by Agatha ChristieA Book Report by Alex GorhamIn Agatha Christie’ Mystery Collection The Labors of Hercules, her greatest detective, Hercule Poirot, uses his little grey cells to solve 12 cases before he retires. These 12 cases are to be his crowning achievement, since each particular case shares characteristics with one of the mythical labors of the legendary Greek hero, Hercules, for whom he is named. In the first story, Poirot endeavors to find the kidnapper of a [...]



    • behAgatha Christie non ha bisogno del mio parere. Grande, il mio idolo e spero un giorno di scrivere bene come lei




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