The ABC Murders

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061739934
Release Date: 2003-12-15
Genre: Fiction

There's a serial killer on the loose, bent on working his way though the alphabet. There seems little chance of the murderer being caught -- until her makes the crucial and vain mistake of challenging Hercule Poirot to frustrate his plans ...

The ABC Murders Poirot

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007421893
Release Date: 2010-10-14
Genre: Fiction

Agatha Christie’s world-famous serial killer mystery, reissued with a striking cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.

Murder go round

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Dodd Mead
ISBN: 0396065546
Release Date: 1972
Genre: Fiction

A collection of three mysteries, Thirteen at Dinner, A.B.C. Murders, and Funerals are Fatal. Hercule Poirot is once again the detective.

Evil Under the Sun

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061741937
Release Date: 2006-10-03
Genre: Fiction

The classic Evil Under the Sun, one of the most famous of Agatha Christie’s Poirot investigations, has the fastidious sleuth on the trail of the killer of a sun-bronzed beauty whose death brings some rather shocking secrets into the light. The beautiful bronzed body of Arlena Stuart lay face down on the beach. But strangely, there was no sun and Arlena was not sunbathing…she had been strangled. Ever since Arlena’s arrival the air had been thick with sexual tension. Each of the guests had a motive to kill her, including Arlena’s new husband. But Hercule Poirot suspects that this apparent “crime of passion” conceals something much more evil.

Cards on the Table

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061740039
Release Date: 2003-12-15
Genre: Fiction

In Agatha Christie’s classic mystery, Cards on the Table, the wily Hercule Poirot is on the case when a bridge night turns deadly Mr. Shaitana is famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he is a man of whom everybody is a little afraid. So when he boasts to Hercule Poirot that he considers murder an art form, the detective has some reservations about accepting a party invitation to view Shaitana’s “private collection.” Indeed, what begins as an absorbing evening of bridge is to turn into a more dangerous game altogether.…

A Study Guide for Agatha Christie s The A B C Murders

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781410339218
Release Date: 2016-07-12
Genre: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for Agatha Christie's "The A.B.C. Murders," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.

Murder in Mesopotamia Poirot

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007422500
Release Date: 2010-10-14
Genre: Fiction

An archaeologist’s wife is murdered on the shores of the River Tigris in Iraq...

Peril at End House Poirot

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007422692
Release Date: 2010-10-14
Genre: Fiction

Agatha Christie’s ingenious murder mystery, reissued with a striking cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.

Three Act Tragedy

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061754036
Release Date: 2006-10-03
Genre: Fiction

In Agatha Christie’s classic, Three Act Tragedy, the normally unflappable Hercule Poirot faces his most baffling investigation: the seemingly motiveless murder of the thirteenth guest at dinner party, who choked to death on a cocktail containing not a trace of poison. Sir Charles Cartwright should have known better than to allow thirteen guests to sit down for dinner. For at the end of the evening one of them is dead—choked by a cocktail that contained no trace of poison. Predictable, says Hercule Poirot, the great detective. But entirely unpredictable is that he can find absolutely no motive for murder.…

Dumb Witness Poirot

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007422302
Release Date: 2010-10-14
Genre: Fiction

An elderly spinster has been poisoned in her country home...

The Mysterious Affair at Styles

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486296954
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Fiction

In Agatha Christie's first book, Hercule Poirot solves a baffling murder at an English country home.

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061763403
Release Date: 2009-03-17
Genre: Fiction

Voted by the British Crime Writers’ Association as the "Best Crime Novel of all Time" Hercule Poirot comes out of retirement in one of Agatha Christie’s ten favorite novels, The Murder of Rojer Ackroyd. Roger Ackroyd knew too much. He knew that the woman he loved had poisoned her brutal first husband. He suspected also that someone had been blackmailing her. Then, tragically, came the news that she had taken her own life with an apparent drug overdose. However the evening post brought Roger one last fatal scrap of information, but before he could finish reading the letter, he was stabbed to death. Luckily one of Roger’s friends and the newest resident to retire to this normally quiet village takes over—none other than Monsieur Hercule Poirot.

Agatha Christie s Secret Notebooks

Author: John Curran
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780062006523
Release Date: 2010-03-30
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

Agatha Christie’s Secret Notebooks is the fascinating exploration of the contents of Agatha Christie’s long hidden notebooks, including illustrations, analyses, and two previously unpublished Hercule Poirot short stories. Not only will Christie’s legions of ardent fans find a treasure chest of new material from the author of such classics as And Then There Were None, Murder on the Orient Express, and Death on the Nile, but Agatha Christie’s Secret Notebooks is also a must-read tutorial for writers who want to learn the intricacies of constructing crime novels.