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The Mysterious Affair at Styles PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : BEYOND BOOKS HUB
  • Page : 283 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 347 Readers
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Agatha Christie’s first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, was the result of a dare from her sister Madge who challenged her to write a story. The story begins when Hastings is sent back to England from the First World War due to injury and is invited to spend his sick leave at the beautiful Styles Court by his old friend John Cavendish. Here, Hastings meets John’s stepmother, Mrs. Inglethorp, and her new husband, Alfred. Despite the tranquil surroundings Hastings begins to realize that all is not right. When Mrs. Inglethorp is found poisoned, suspicion falls on the family, and another old friend, Hercule Poirot, is invited to investigate. Agatha Christie’s first-ever murder mystery. With impeccable timing, Hercule Poirot, the renowned Belgian detective, makes his dramatic entrance onto the English crime stage. Recently, there had been some strange goings-on at Styles St Mary. Evelyn, the constant companion to old Mrs. Inglethorp, had stormed out of the house muttering something about ‘a lot of sharks’. And with her, something indefinable had gone from the atmosphere. Her presence had spelt security; now the air seemed rife with suspicion and impending evil. A shattered coffee cup, a splash of candle grease, a bed of begonias... all Poirot required to display his now legendary powers of detection.

斯泰尔斯庄园奇案=The Mysterious Affair at Styles:英文 PDF Book By (英)阿加莎·克里斯蒂(Agatha Christie)著

斯泰尔斯庄园奇案=The Mysterious Affair at Styles:英文

  • Author: (英)阿加莎·克里斯蒂(Agatha Christie)著
  • ISBN Code: : 720509173X
  • Publisher : BEIJING BOOK CO. INC.
  • Page : 204 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 115 Readers
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《斯泰尔斯庄园奇案》从第一次世界大战期间开始落笔创作,据作者说,灵感主要来自于作者在医院做志愿者时的经历。故事内容主要如下:斯泰尔斯庄园的女主人埃米莉·英格尔索普夫人掌管着庄园的财政大权。在某个周二的凌晨,在自己的房间里因中毒而身亡,而通往外界的房间的三个门全部都从里面锁上的。一个名叫波罗的大侦探接受了调查此案的任务……

The Mysterious Affair at Styles PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 1513265547
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
  • Page : 162 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 630 Readers
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When Emily Inglethorp is poisoned the police are certain they’ve found the killer, but Hercule Poirot is not so easily satisfied. The sleuth digs deep into a tangled mystery in his debut appearance as the detective hero of Christie’s classic crime series. Agatha Christie’s first mystery novel marks the initial appearance of her renowned Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot, known for his impeccably neat appearance, fine mustache, and ability to cut to the core of some of the most complex and puzzling mysteries ever conceived. Summoned to investigate a murder in an elegant English country house, Poirot begins assembling clues and finding reasons to doubt the apparently obvious culprit was actually responsible for the murder. Riddles and secrets multiply as documents vanish, secret alliances are unveiled and the seemingly unsolvable is broken wide open. Deliberately conceived and written to puzzle devoted mystery fans, The Mysterious Affair at Styles has delighted readers since its first publication in 1920 and marks a perfect entry point for those new to the author or her unforgettable sleuth. With an eye-catching new cover, and professionally typeset manuscript, this edition of The Mysterious Affair at Styles is both modern and readable.

The Mysterious Affair at Styles & Five Little Pigs Bundle PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles & Five Little Pigs Bundle

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 0063225778
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Page : pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 881 Readers
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The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Annotated) - Kids Fun Exercise Book PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Annotated) - Kids Fun Exercise Book

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Lazlo Ferran
  • Page : 67 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 256 Readers
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This edition features grammar exercises and games at the end of each chapter with answers at the end of the book. A guest at Styles house witnesses the sudden and mysterious death of its owner, but a friend in the village, Poirot, is a brilliant, Belgian detective. Agatha Christie’s dapper dancing detective, Poirot, has delighted readers and film fans for many years. This version of the first Poirot story has been specially adapted for kids from nine to twelve years old. The language and vocabulary are easy, and emphasis is on action using past, present and future simple tenses. Punctuation meets UK or USA ESL/CEFR/IELTS Level B2. Lazlo Ferran is a fully qualified English teacher and teaches in London. He has also published more than twenty novels, making him the ideal choice to adapt Agatha Christie’s stories for children. Vocabulary Stretcher and UK or USA ESL/CEFR Level B2 editions are also available. Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher Paperback available on Amazon: http://bit.ly/styleexgt Categories: kids fiction, children's fiction, Ages 9-12, UK Key Stage 1, UK Key Stage 2, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7 Keywords: preteen, detective, Agatha Christie, thriller, fun, age-group-9-12, classics, adaptations, crime, 1920s, Hercule Poirot, education, reading practice, classic, world war I, teaching materials, punctuation, sleuth, USA Grade-4, Grade-5, Grade-6, Grade-7, Grade-8, cozy, UK-Key-Stage-2, UK-Key-Stage-3, action, amateur, WWI, England, British, vocabulary, murder, small town, war, education books for 4th grade, education books for 5th grade, education books for 6th grade, education books for 7th grade, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, reading practise 4th grade, K12, K-12, reading practise 5th grade, reading practise 6th grade, reading practise 7th grade, at home tutor reading, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, teaching materials for 4th grade, teaching materials for 5th grade, teaching materials for 6th grade, teaching materials for 7th grade, education books for 9 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, education books for 10 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, home tutoring books, home learning ks1, home learning ks1,

The Complete, Annotated Mysterious Affair at Styles PDF Book By Agatha Christie,Bill Peschel

The Complete, Annotated Mysterious Affair at Styles

  • Author: Agatha Christie,Bill Peschel
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Peschel Press
  • Page : 371 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 356 Readers
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Why Would People Drink Strychnine For Their Health? What Does ‘English Beef and Brawn’ Mean? What Are Land Smocks? Spill Vases? Patience Cards? What Did Agatha Christie Think Of Jews? How Did A 25-Year-Old Woman Create One Of Mystery’s Greatest Detectives? Best-selling mystery writer Agatha Christie created intricate stories of murder and mayhem that have enchanted readers worldwide. Bill Peschel, author of "The Complete, Annotated Whose Body?" (by Dorothy L. Sayers) and "Writers Gone Wild," illuminates the obscure references in Christie’s debut novel and tells the fascinating stories behind it and its creator. "The Complete, Annotated Mysterious Affair at Styles" contains: ● Nearly 500 footnotes describing words, idioms, people, places and contemporary events. ● Essays on Christie’s life and the world of Styles. ● A detailed chronology of her life and work. ● Lists of her novels and short-story collections, organized by year of publication and by detective. ● A bibliography of resources, including books about Christie that will delight fans. “Though this may be the first published book of Miss Agatha Christie, she betrays the cunning of an old hand.” — The New York Times, Dec. 26, 1920

The Mysterious Affair at Styles -Hindi PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles -Hindi

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 9351363597
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Page : 264 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 302 Readers
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Poirot's first case Recently, there had been some strange goings at the Styles at St. Mary. Evelyn, constant companion to old Mrs. Inglethorp, has stormed out of the house muttering something about a lot of sharks. And with her, something indefinable had gone from the atmosphere. Mrs. Inglethorp's sudden death only raises suspicion and discomfort. A shattered coffee cup, a splash of candle grease, a bed of begonias, all Hercule Poirot requires to display is his legendary power of detection.

Hercule Poirot Bundle PDF Book By Agatha Christie

Hercule Poirot Bundle

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 006208366X
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Page : 100 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 866 Readers
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The first three of Agatha Christie's thirty-three celebrated Hercule Poirot novels in one collection. Including The Mysterious Affair at Styles, Murder on the Links and Poirot Investigates.

Misteri di Styles (The Mysterious Affair at Styles) PDF Book By Agatha Christie

Misteri di Styles (The Mysterious Affair at Styles)

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 6020395731
  • Publisher : Gramedia pustaka utama
  • Page : 272 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 686 Readers
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Siapa yang meracuni Emily Inglethorp yang kaya, dan bagaimana si pembunuh masuk serta melarikan diri dari kamarnya yang terkunci? Kasus ini diperumit banyaknya orang yang punya motif untuk membunuh korban—mulai dari suami baru korban hingga ke dua anak tirinya, pelayannya yang temperamental, serta gadis cantik yang bekerja di apotek rumah sakit. Novel ini menjadi debut yang brilian bagi Detektif Belgia Hercule Poirot dan jadi titik awal Agatha Christie sebagai Ratu Misteri.

The Private Patient PDF Book By P. D. James

The Private Patient

  • Author: P. D. James
  • ISBN Code: : 0307371689
  • Publisher : Knopf Canada
  • Page : 416 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 976 Readers
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With all the qualities that P. D. James’s readers have come to expect: a masterly psychological and emotional richness of characterization, a vivid evocation of place and a credible and exciting mystery. When the notorious investigative journalist, Rhoda Gradwyn, books into Mr. Chandler-Powell’s private clinic in Dorset for the removal of a disfiguring, long-standing facial scar, she has every prospect of a successful operation by a distinguished surgeon, a week’s peaceful convalescence in one of Dorset’s most beautiful manor houses and the beginning of a new life. She will never leave Cheverell Manor alive. When Adam Dalgliesh and his team are called in to investigate the murder – and a second death occurs – even more complicated problems than the question of innocence or guilt arise.

The Death of Kings PDF Book By Rennie Airth

The Death of Kings

  • Author: Rennie Airth
  • ISBN Code: : 0399563474
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Page : 368 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 264 Readers
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"Rennie Airth is one of the best detective writers around. And The Death of Kings is his best book yet."—Philip Kerr, New York Times bestselling author of The Other Side of Silence In the fifth novel in the critically acclaimed John Madden series, the former Scotland Yard detective returns in a gripping post-World War II mystery that will delight fans of Philip Kerr On a hot summer day in 1938, a beautiful actress is murdered on the grand Kent estate of Sir Jack Jessup, close friend of the Prince of Wales. The arrest of an ex-convict and his subsequent confession swiftly bring the case to a close, but in 1949, the reappearance of a jade necklace raises questions about the murder. Was the man convicted and executed the decade before truly guilty? Though happily retired from the police force, John Madden is persuaded to investigate the case afresh. In a story of honor and justice that takes Madden through the idyllic English countryside, post-war streets of London, and into the criminal underworld of the Chinese Triads, The Death of Kings is an atmospheric and captivating police procedural.

Agatha Christie’s Complete Secret Notebooks: Stories and Secrets of Murder in the Making PDF Book By John Curran

Agatha Christie’s Complete Secret Notebooks: Stories and Secrets of Murder in the Making

  • Author: John Curran
  • ISBN Code: : 0008129649
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Page : 784 pages
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reviews : 731 Readers
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Agatha Christie’s Complete Secret Notebooks brings together for the first time Secret Notebooks and Murder in the Making, two volumes that explore the fascinating contents of her 73 notebooks. This includes illustrations, deleted extracts, unused ideas, two unpublished Poirot stories and a lost Miss Marple.

Poirot Investigates PDF Book By Agatha Christie

Poirot Investigates

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 1513272357
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
  • Page : 146 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 703 Readers
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Here is a sparkling collection of mystery gems, polished puzzlers from the pen of Agatha Christie starring the vain, eccentric and utterly brilliant Hercule Poirot. Hercule Poirot grapples with a chain of mysteries that challenge his ingenuity and display the author’s wide-ranging imagination to fine effect. Herein the detective deals with the theft of a gem said to have been the eye of a mysterious idol, a million dollars in bonds that disappear from a locked case, jewel thieves who have conceived of a seemingly impossible theft, and even the kidnapping of the Prime Minister of England. Poirot uses deduction, deception and isn’t above creating illusions to reveal a killer, but his foes are often both more unusual and more dangerous than simple murderers. He finds himself battling spies, masters of disguise and even trying to thwart a supposed Egyptian curse. Upon the initial appearance of Poirot Investigates in 1924 reviewers were impressed by the author’s ability to create a complete, thoroughly conceived mystery with a surprising but logical solution inside a tight package of perhaps four thousand words. For the next fifty years, writing at any length that took her fancy, Christie would continue to produce some of the finest mysteries ever written. With an eye-catching new cover, and professionally typeset manuscript, this edition of Poirot Investigates is both modern and readable.

So Pretty a Problem PDF Book By Francis Duncan

So Pretty a Problem

  • Author: Francis Duncan
  • ISBN Code: : 1473546591
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Page : 272 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 152 Readers
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Amateur sleuth Mordecai Tremaine is back in another classic mystery from the author of Murder for Christmas Adrian Carthallow, enfant terrible of the art world, is no stranger to controversy. But this time it’s not his paintings that have provoked a blaze of publicity – it’s the fact that his career has been suddenly terminated by a bullet to the head. Not only that, but his wife has confessed to firing the fatal shot. Inspector Penross of the town constabulary is, however, less than convinced by Helen Carthallow’s story – but has no other explanation for the incident that occurred when the couple were alone in their clifftop house. Luckily for the Inspector, amateur criminologist Mordecai Tremaine has an uncanny habit of being in the near neighbourhood whenever sudden death makes its appearance. Investigating the killing, Tremaine is quick to realise that however handsome a couple the Carthallows were, and however extravagant a life they led, beneath the surface there’s a pretty devil’s brew...

The Cases of Blue Ploermell PDF Book By James Thurber,Bill Peschel

The Cases of Blue Ploermell

  • Author: James Thurber,Bill Peschel
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Peschel Press
  • Page : pages
  • Genre : Humor
  • Reviews : 262 Readers
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In 1923, the young reporter James Thurber was given a half a page in the Sunday Evening Dispatch of Columbus, Ohio, every week to fill with anything he wanted. For most of that year, he turned out book reviews, humorous commentary, jokes, stories, and even literary criticism. He also wrote a series of 13 short Sherlockian parodies — 10,000 words in all — starring Blue Ploermell, a “psychosocial” detective with a fondness for animal crackers. Aided (and occasionally impeded) by his Chinese manservant, Gong Low, Ploermell investigates cases marked by his cock-eyed deductions, loopy logic, and a knack for leaping to the wrong conclusion. These juvenilia represents Thurber’s first attempts at learning the craft of humor writing. Looking back at this work years later, he even considered publishing the Ploermell stores. The Cases of Blue Ploermell, for the first time in a century, collects the 13 stories. Edited and annotated by Bill Peschel, they show Thurber trying his hand at characterization, story structure, ethnic humor, and serial writing in a style rarely seen at any newspaper. In addition to the annotations, Peschel wrote essays on Thurber’s years in Columbus, Ohio; journalism in the 1920s; the state of Sherlockian parodies; and depictions of Chinese men and women in American popular culture. Note: The 13 stories are very short, and take up 40 pages of this 200-page book. The rest of the book consists of these essays: “Becoming James Thurber” (39 pages); “Journalism in Thurber’s Time” (4 pages); “Sherlockian Parodies in the 1920s” (8 pages); “The Ancestors of Gong Low” (13 pages); “The Chinese in Popular Culture” (35 pages); movie reviews (19 pages); chronology (9 pages); lists (7 pages). SHORT DESCRIPTION: In 1923, a young James Thurber wrote 13 short Sherlockian parodies (10,000 words) for his newspaper in Columbus, Ohio. They starred Blue Ploermell, a “psychosocial” detective with a fondness for animal crackers. Aided by his Chinese manservant, he solves cases with his cock-eyed deductions and a knack for leaping to the wrong conclusion. This book contains the stories plus essays about Thurber.

Murder by the Book? PDF Book By Sally Rowena Munt

Murder by the Book?

  • Author: Sally Rowena Munt
  • ISBN Code: : 1134838425
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Page : 272 pages
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Reviews : 533 Readers
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Murder by the Book? is a thorough - and thoroughly enjoyable - look at the blossoming genre of the feminist crime novel in Britain and the United States. Sally Munt asks why the form has proved so attractive as a vehicle for oppositional politics; whether the pleasures of detective fiction can be truly transgressive; and when exactly it was that the dyke detective appeared as the new super-hero for today. Along the way Munt poses some critical questions about the relations between fiction and activism, politics and representations, the writer and the reader. This will be an enticing book both for addicts of the genre and for teachers and their students.

The Killing of Polly Carter PDF Book By Robert Thorogood

The Killing of Polly Carter

  • Author: Robert Thorogood
  • ISBN Code: : 1788631234
  • Publisher : Canelo
  • Page : 300 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 593 Readers
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DI Poole must solve the killing of a supermodel in the second Death in Paradise Mystery.When Polly Carter is found dead at the foot of a cliff, it looks like suicide, but DI Richard Poole is not convinced. Famous for her looks and wild party-girl lifestyle, her friends are adamant she would never have killed herself. Seconded from London to the Caribbean island of Saint Marie, DI Poole is already at his wit’s end with the blinding heat. Unpicking the conflicting motives of a number of suspects and their stream of alibis is infuriating enough; a visit from his mother is the cherry on the cake. An absolutely gripping crime thriller, The Killing of Polly Carter is perfect for fans of Midsomer Murders and Agatha Christie. Praise for Robert Thorogood‘Very funny and dark with great pace. I love Robert Thorogood’s writing’ Peter James ‘This second Death in Paradise novel is a gem’ Daily Express ‘This brilliantly crafted, hugely enjoyable and suitably goosbump-inducing novel is an utter delight from start to finish’ Heat

Bodies from the Library: Lost Tales of Mystery and Suspense by Agatha Christie and other Masters of the Golden Age PDF Book By Agatha Christie,Georgette Heyer,A. A. Milne,Nicholas Blake,Christianna Brand

Bodies from the Library: Lost Tales of Mystery and Suspense by Agatha Christie and other Masters of the Golden Age

  • Author: Agatha Christie,Georgette Heyer,A. A. Milne,Nicholas Blake,Christianna Brand
  • ISBN Code: : 0008289239
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Page : 336 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 703 Readers
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This anthology of rare stories of crime and suspense brings together 16 tales by masters of the Golden Age of Detective Fiction for the first time in book form, including a newly discovered Agatha Christie crime story that has not been seen since 1922.

The Last Seance PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Last Seance

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 0062959158
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Page : 368 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 644 Readers
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“Reading a perfectly plotted Agatha Christie is like crunching into a perfect apple: that pure, crisp, absolute satisfaction.”—Tana French, New York Times Bestselling Author From the Queen of Suspense, an all-new collection of her spookiest and most sinister stories, including an Agatha Christie story never before published in the USA, The Wife of Kenite! For lovers of the supernatural and the macabre comes this collection of ghostly and chilling stories from legendary mystery writer Agatha Christie. Fantastic psychic visions, specters looming in the shadows, encounters with deities, a man who switches bodies with a cat—be sure to keep the light on whilst reading these tales. The Last Séance gathers twenty stories, some featuring Christie’s beloved detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple, in one haunting compendium that explores all things occult and paranormal, and is an essential omnibus for Christie fans.

At the Villa Rose PDF Book By A. E. W. Mason,Sheba Blake

At the Villa Rose

  • Author: A. E. W. Mason,Sheba Blake
  • ISBN Code: : 3961891427
  • Publisher : Sheba Blake Publishing
  • Page : 165 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 278 Readers
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At the Villa Rose is a detective novel by British writer A.E.W. Mason featuring his character Inspector Hanaud. In Aix les Bains during the early 20th century, Celia Harland, a beautiful (of course) young English girl down on her luck is befriended by a rich widow, Madame Dauvray, an addict of "spiritualism", and stages seances for her benefactrix, while knowing full well that the supposed manifestations from the spirit world are entirely bogus. This set-up supplies the opportunity for a criminal gang master-minded by Madame Dauvray's maid, with their eyes on the widow's jewellery collection, to engineer an introduction for one of their number, Adele Tacé ("Rossignol") whose taunts of disbelief goad the old lady into allowing a seance to be held which, unsuspected by either Celia or her patron, will be the cover for murder and robbery. The crux of the plot is that Celia, as medium, will be made their innocent victim, on whom suspicion is to be planted. By her professed scepticism, Adele manoeuvres the girl into consenting to be bound hand and foot and secured to a pillar during the performance, such that she is incapable of escaping or preventing Madame Dauvray's being strangled by an intruder in the course of the seance; and is thereafter abducted to Geneva, still trussed, gagged and helpless, with various clues being left behind to incriminate her as accomplice in the murder. Inspector Hanaud of the Paris Sûreté (in several of his novels, Mason's equivalent of Christie's Poirot) unravels the conspiracy and rescues Celia when on the brink of being drugged and dumped into Lake Geneva.

Mindful of Murder PDF Book By Susan Juby

Mindful of Murder

  • Author: Susan Juby
  • ISBN Code: : 1443464449
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Page : 304 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 878 Readers
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Meet Helen Thorpe. She’s smart, preternaturally calm, deeply insightful and a freshly trained butler. On the day she is supposed to start her career as an unusually equanimous domestic professional serving one of the wealthiest families in the world, she is called back to a spiritual retreat where she used to work, the Yatra Institute, on one of British Columbia’s gulf islands. The owner of the lodge, Helen’s former employer Edna, has died while on a three-month silent self-retreat, leaving Helen instructions to settle her affairs. But Edna’s will is more detailed than most, and getting things in order means Helen must run the retreat for a select group to determine which of Edna’s relatives will inherit the institute. Helen’s classmates, newly minted butlers themselves, decide they can’t let her go it alone and arrive to help Helen pull things off. After all, is there anything three butlers can’t handle? As Helen carries out the will’s instructions, she begins to think that someone had reason to want Edna dead. A reluctantly suspicious investigator, Helen and her band of butlers find themselves caught up in the mystery.

The Last Kashmiri Rose PDF Book By Barbara Cleverly

The Last Kashmiri Rose

  • Author: Barbara Cleverly
  • ISBN Code: : 161695003X
  • Publisher : Soho Press
  • Page : 288 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 615 Readers
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In a land of saffron sunsets and blazing summer heat, an Englishwoman has been found dead, her wrists slit, her body floating in a bathtub of blood and water. But is it suicide or murder? The case falls to Scotland Yard inspector Joe Sandilands, who survived the horror of the Western Front and has endured six sultry months in English-ruled Calcutta. Sandilands is ordered to investigate, and soon discovers that there have been other mysterious deaths, hearkening sinister ties to the present case. Now, as the sovereignty of Britain is in decline and an insurgent India is on the rise, Sandilands must navigate the treacherous corridors of political decorum to bring a cunning killer to justice, knowing the next victim is already marked to die.

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Annotated) - Vocabulary Stretcher by Lazlo Ferran PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Annotated) - Vocabulary Stretcher by Lazlo Ferran

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Lazlo Ferran
  • Page : 67 pages
  • Genre : Education
  • Reviews : 496 Readers
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This edition is a vocabulary stretcher and includes links from all difficult words to an online dictionary. A guest at Styles house witnesses the sudden and mysterious death of its owner, but a friend in the village, Poirot, is a brilliant, Belgian detective. This version of the first Poirot story has been adapted for pupils studying English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL, ESOL, EFL, TOEFL, IELTS CEFR), ideal for those studying for Citizenship in English-speaking countries like USA and UK. It is also suitable for native English-speaking kids aged 9-12 (Grade 4-7 and Key Stages 2 and 3). Emphasis is on action using past, present and future simple tenses. Punctuation meets UK or USA ESL/CEFR/IELTS Level B2. Lazlo Ferran is a fully qualified English teacher and teaches in London. He has also published more than twenty novels, making him the ideal choice to adapt Agatha Christie’s stories for students. Learning English as a Foreign Language (ESL/EFL) and Kids’ editions are also available. Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher Categories: UK ESL, CEFR, IELTS Level B2, USA EFL, TOEFL, ESOL, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, teaching materials, learning materials, vocabulary, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, English grammar, preteen, detective, Agatha Christie, thriller, fun, classics, adaptations, crime, 1920s, education, reading practice, classic, world war I, teaching materials, punctuation, sleuth, , action, amateur, WWI, England, British, vocabulary, murder, small town, war

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Illustrated) - Adapted for Kids by Lazlo Ferran PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Illustrated) - Adapted for Kids by Lazlo Ferran

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Lazlo Ferran
  • Page : 67 pages
  • Genre : Education
  • Reviews : 593 Readers
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This edition features ten, unique illustrations throughout. A guest at Styles house witnesses the sudden and mysterious death of its owner, but a friend in the village, Poirot, is a brilliant, Belgian detective. Agatha Christie’s dapper dancing detective, Poirot, has delighted readers and film fans for many years. This version of the first Poirot story has been specially adapted for kids from nine to twelve years old. The language and vocabulary are easy, and emphasis is on action using past, present and future simple tenses. Punctuation meets UK or USA ESL/CEFR/IELTS Level B2. Lazlo Ferran is a fully qualified English teacher and teaches in London. He has also published more than twenty novels, making him the ideal choice to adapt Agatha Christie’s stories for children. Vocabulary Stretcher and UK or USA ESL/CEFR Level B2 editions are also available. Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher Paperback available on Amazon: http://bit.ly/styleskgt Categories: kids fiction, children's fiction, Ages 9-12, UK Key Stage 1, UK Key Stage 2, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7 Keywords: preteen, K12, K-12, detective, Agatha Christie, thriller, fun, age-group-9-12, classics, adaptations, crime, 1920s, Hercule Poirot, education, reading practice, classic, world war I, teaching materials, punctuation, sleuth, education books for 4th grade, education books for 5th grade, education books for 6th grade, education books for 7th grade, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, reading practise 4th grade, reading practise 5th grade, reading practise 6th grade, reading practise 7th grade, at home tutor reading, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, teaching materials for 4th grade, teaching materials for 5th grade, teaching materials for 6th grade, teaching materials for 7th grade, education books for 9 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, education books for 10 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, home tutoring books, home learning ks1, home learning ks1, action, amateur, WWI, England, British, vocabulary, murder, small town, war, homelearning, home learning, home tutor, primaryschool, primary-school

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Annotated) - English as a Second or Foreign Language Edition by Lazlo Ferran PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Annotated) - English as a Second or Foreign Language Edition by Lazlo Ferran

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Lazlo Ferran
  • Page : 72 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 183 Readers
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This edition includes student exercises at the end of every chapter with answers at the end of the book. A guest at Styles house witnesses the sudden and mysterious death of its owner, but a friend in the village, Poirot, is a brilliant, Belgian detective. Agatha Christie’s dapper dancing detective, Poirot, has delighted readers and film fans for many years. This version of the first Poirot story has been specially adapted for pupils studying English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL, ESOL, EFL, TOEFL, IELTS CEFR), ideal for those studying for Citizenship in English-speaking countries like USA and UK. The language and vocabulary are easy, and emphasis is on action using past, present and future simple tenses. Includes: 1. Broad questions about the text that can be used for discussion or writing short essays. 2. More detailed questions about the text. 3. Questions about grammar. 4. Games you can play on your own or with a friend. Punctuation meets UK or USA ESL/CEFR/IELTS Level B2. Lazlo Ferran is a fully qualified English teacher and teaches in London. He has also published more than twenty novels, making him the ideal choice to adapt Agatha Christie’s stories for students. Vocabulary Stretcher and Kids’ editions are also available. Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher Categories: UK ESL, CEFR, IELTS Level B2, USA EFL, TOEFL, ESOL, teaching materials, leaning materials, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, English grammar. Categories: UK ESL, CEFR, IELTS Level B2, USA EFL, TOEFL, ESOL, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, teaching materials, learning materials, vocabulary, Teaching English as a Foreign Language, English grammar, preteen, detective, Agatha Christie, thriller, fun, classics, adaptations, crime, 1920s, education, reading practice, classic, world war I, teaching materials, punctuation, sleuth, , action, amateur, WWI, England, British, vocabulary, murder, small town, war

Загадочное происшествие в Стайлзе / The Mysterious Affair at Styles PDF Book By Агата Кристи

Загадочное происшествие в Стайлзе / The Mysterious Affair at Styles

  • Author: Агата Кристи
  • ISBN Code: : 5044501476
  • Publisher : Litres
  • Page : pages
  • Genre : Foreign Language Study
  • Reviews : 941 Readers
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Перед вами самая первая книга Агаты Кристи. Гениальный сыщик Эркюль Пуаро сталкивается с будто бы простой задачей. Богатая леди стала жертвой злой воли одного из наследников. Ответ на вопрос «кто убийца?» очевиден, но дело значительно запутанней, чем кажется на первый взгляд, и только блестящий ум Пуаро способен разгадать эту головоломку.Неадаптированный текст романа на языке оригинала снабжен комментариями и словарем.

Mystery Books of All Time: Secret Adversary/ The Mysterious Affair at Styles/ A Princess of Mars PDF Book By Agatha Christie,Edgar Rice Burroughs

Mystery Books of All Time: Secret Adversary/ The Mysterious Affair at Styles/ A Princess of Mars

  • Author: Agatha Christie,Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Prabhat Prakashan
  • Page : 557 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 178 Readers
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This Combo Collection (Set of 3 Books) includes All-time Bestseller Books. This anthology contains: Secret Adversary The Mysterious Affair at Styles A Princess of Mars

The Mysterious Affair at Styles & The ABC Murders Bundle PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles & The ABC Murders Bundle

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 0063049015
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Page : pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 690 Readers
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TWO BESTSELLING MYSTERIES IN ONE GREAT PACKAGE! From the Queen of Mystery, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, in which Hercule Poirot solves his first case, and The ABC Murders, which sets Hercule Poirot on the trail of a serial killer. THE MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT STYLES Who poisoned the wealthy Emily Inglethorp and how did the murderer penetrate and escape from her locked bedroom? Suspects abound in the quaint village of Styles St. Mary—from the heiress's fawning new husband to her two stepsons, her volatile housekeeper, and a pretty nurse who works in a hospital dispensary. With impeccable timing, and making his unforgettable debut, the brilliant Belgian detective Hercule Poirot is on the case. THE ABC MURDERS There’s a serial killer on the loose, working his way through the alphabet and the whole country is in a state of panic. A is for Mrs. Ascher in Andover, B is for Betty Barnard in Bexhill, C is for Sir Carmichael Clarke in Churston. With each murder, the killer is getting more confident—but leaving a trail of deliberate clues to taunt the proud Hercule Poirot might just prove to be the first, and fatal, mistake.

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Greatest Detective in the World PDF Book By Mark Aldridge,Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie’s Poirot: The Greatest Detective in the World

  • Author: Mark Aldridge,Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 0008296626
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Page : 512 pages
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Reviews : 645 Readers
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From the very first book publication in 1920 to the recent film release of Death on the Nile, this investigation into Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot celebrates a century of probably the world’s favourite fictional detective.

The Murder on the Links PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Murder on the Links

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : BEYOND BOOKS HUB
  • Page : 210 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 724 Readers
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The Murder on the Links On a French golf course, a millionaire is found stabbed in the back... The Murder on the Links An urgent cry for help brings Poirot to France. But he arrives too late to save his client, whose brutally stabbed body now lies face downwards in a shallow grave on a golf course. The Murder on the Links But why is the dead man wearing his son’s overcoat? And who was the impassioned love-letter in the pocket for? Before Poirot can answer these questions, the case is turned upside down by the discovery of a second, identically murdered corpse... The Murder on the Links

Under the Cover of Murder PDF Book By Lauren Elliott

Under the Cover of Murder

  • Author: Lauren Elliott
  • ISBN Code: : 1496727142
  • Publisher : Kensington Cozies
  • Page : 304 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 611 Readers
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Bookshop owner and maid of honor Addie Greyborne vows to catch the killer who crashed her best friend’s wedding . . . It promises to be Greyborne Harbor’s wedding of the year. The impending nuptials of Serena Chandler and Zach Ludlow will take place aboard his family’s luxurious super-yacht, currently moored in the harbor and the talk of the town. But on the day of the wedding, a man’s body washes up on the beach with no ID, only a torn page from a book in his pocket. As owner of Beyond the Page Books and Curios, bibliophile Addie is called in to identify the book, but she cannot. The morning following the extravagant ceremony, a second body washes ashore and Addie has a sinking feeling that the two deaths are connected. While the guests are held on the yacht as the police investigate, at least Addie can peruse Zach’s father’s rare books library on board. A copy of Agatha Christie’s first Hercule Poirot novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, provides a clue that the killer may still be on the ship—but narrowing down the suspects without becoming the next victim may prove a truly Herculean task . . .

The Man in the Brown Suit PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Man in the Brown Suit

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 3985944253
  • Publisher : Phoemixx Classics Ebooks
  • Page : 277 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 985 Readers
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The Man in the Brown Suit Agatha Christie - Pretty, young Anne came to London looking for adventure. In fact, adventure comes looking for her—and finds her immediately at Hyde Park Corner tube station. Anne is present on the platform when a thin man, reeking of mothballs, loses his balance and is electrocuted on the rails. The Scotland Yard verdict is accidental death. But Anne is not satisfied. After all, who was the man in the brown suit who examined the body? And why did he race off, leaving a cryptic message behind: "17-122 Kilmorden Castle"? Mystery? Intrigue? Romance? The Man in the Brown Suit has it all. It's a thrilling adventure featuring young heroine, Anne Beddingfield. Anne witnesses a mysterious death in London and throws herself head-first into the investigation, travelling to South Africa. While following Anne's quest for the truth, we meet several interesting personalities, from a well-meaning socialite to a mysterious dancer, to the bright former spy, Colonel Race, who will reappear in later novels by Christie.

The Detective Novels of Agatha Christie PDF Book By James Zemboy

The Detective Novels of Agatha Christie

  • Author: James Zemboy
  • ISBN Code: : 0786451688
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Page : 448 pages
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Reviews : 683 Readers
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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.

50 Classic Detective Stories PDF Book By Golgotha Press

50 Classic Detective Stories

  • Author: Golgotha Press
  • ISBN Code: : 1621071324
  • Publisher : BookCaps Study Guides
  • Page : pages
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reviews : 643 Readers
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Some of the greatest detective stories every wrote are collected in this massive anthology. Works include: Zadig The Rector of Veilbye Mlle de ScudÈri The Murders In The Rue Morgue The Mystery of Marie Roget The Purloined Letter The Woman in White Bleak House A Study In Scarlet The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes? Initials Only The Moonstone Whose Body? Clouds of Witness Trentís Last Case The Woman in Black The Red House Mystery The Mysterious Affair at Styles The Secret Adversary Room Number 3 Against Odds The Black Star The Blue Lights The Brand of Silence The Diamond Cross Mystery The Experiences of Loveday Brooke, Lady Detective The Gloved Hand The Gray Mask The Great Ruby Robbery: A Detective Story Guy Garrick Hagar of the Pawn-Shop The House of Strange Secrets The Last Stroke Malcolm Sage, Detective The Mansion of Mystery The Master Detective The Mystery of the Boule Cabinet The Riddle of the Spinning Wheel The Romance of Elaine A Successful Shadow Tangled Trails Tom Sawyer, Detective The Vanishing Man The Case of the White Footprints X Y Z Case of Jennie Brice Murder! The Attic Murder The Cinema Murder Murder in the Gunroom

The Secret of Chimneys PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Secret of Chimneys

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 3986470999
  • Publisher : Phoemixx Classics Ebooks
  • Page : 333 pages
  • Genre : True Crime
  • Reviews : 851 Readers
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The Secret of Chimneys Agatha Christie - The Secret of Chimneys is a work of detective fiction by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in the UK by The Bodley Head in June 1925 and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company later in the same year. It introduces the characters of Superintendent Battle and Lady Eileen "Bundle" Brent. Agatha Christies The Secret of Chimneys, starring her occasional sleuths Superintendent Battle and Lady Eileen Bundle Brent, is a murder mystery-treasure hunt crossover, considered to be one of her best early novels. The plot should be delightful to traditionalists: there are a bunch of people staying at a mansion when one of the guests is murdered! (Apparently, theres a chance it might also be a bit racist, so just a heads up on that front.) It also features the fun-sounding fake-country name Herzoslovakia, which I think is one of the better sounding fake country names in fiction.

Frankenstein (Illustrated) for kids - Kids Colouring Book PDF Book By Agatha Christie

Frankenstein (Illustrated) for kids - Kids Colouring Book

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Lazlo Ferran
  • Page : 50 pages
  • Genre : Education
  • Reviews : 145 Readers
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Note: This edition enhances the standard Kids book text with the addition of 11, small B&W illustrations, which can be coloured in, at no additional cost. It is NOT simply a colouring book. Victor Frankenstein dabbles with forces he cannot understand when he creates a monster at University in Geneva and brings it to life. Mary Shelley’s classic monster story has delighted readers and film fans for many years. This version of the story has been specially adapted for kids from nine to twelve years old. The language and vocabulary are easy, and emphasis is on action using past, present and future simple tenses. Punctuation meets UK or USA ESL/CEFR/IELTS Level B2 in most cases, although there are some 19th Century features of the text which do not comply and have been left intact to preserve the charm of Mary Shelley's text. The vocabulary in this book is slightly harder than for The Mysterious Affair at Styles and The Secret Adversary. You should try those books first if you are not familiar with words like the following: truthfulness, occupied, unimaginable, commenced, mechanism. Lazlo Ferran is a fully qualified English teacher and teaches in London. He has also published more than twenty novels, making him the ideal choice to adapt Mary Shelley’s stories for children. Vocabulary Stretcher and UK or USA ESL/CEFR Level B2 editions are also available. Paperback editions also available on Amazon. Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher: Lazlo Ferran Paperback also available on Amazon: http://bit.ly/frankcolgt  Keywords: preteen, K12, K-12, Frankenstein, thriller, fun, age-group-9-12, classics, adaptations, crime, 1800s, monster, education, reading practice, classic, gothic, teaching materials, punctuation, USA Grade-4, Grade-5, Grade-6, Grade-7, Grade-8, cozy, UK-Key-Stage-2, UK-Key-Stage-3, action, amateur, zombie, England, British, vocabulary, murder, small town, war, education books for 4th grade, education books for 5th grade, education books for 6th grade, education books for 7th grade, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, reading practise 4th grade, reading practise 5th grade, reading practise 6th grade, reading practise 7th grade, at home tutor reading, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, teaching materials for 4th grade, teaching materials for 5th grade, teaching materials for 6th grade, teaching materials for 7th grade, education books for 9 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, education books for 10 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, home tutoring books, home learning ks1, home learning ks1,

Frankenstein (Illustrated) for kids - Adapted for kids aged 9-11 Grades 4-7, Key Stages 2 and 3 by Lazlo Ferran PDF Book By Mary Shelley

Frankenstein (Illustrated) for kids - Adapted for kids aged 9-11 Grades 4-7, Key Stages 2 and 3 by Lazlo Ferran

  • Author: Mary Shelley
  • ISBN Code: : N.a
  • Publisher : Lazlo Ferran
  • Page : 43 pages
  • Genre : Education
  • Reviews : 837 Readers
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This edition features ten, unique illustrations throughout and has been adapted for kids to read easily. Victor Frankenstein dabbles with forces he cannot understand when he creates a monster at University in Geneva and brings it to life. Mary Shelley’s classic monster story has delighted readers and film fans for many years. This version of the story has been specially adapted for kids from nine to twelve years old. The language and vocabulary are easy, and emphasis is on action using past, present and future simple tenses. Punctuation meets UK or USA ESL/CEFR/IELTS Level B2 in most cases, although there are some 19th Century features of the text which do not comply and have been left intact to preserve the charm of Mary Shelley's text. The vocabulary in this book is slightly harder than for The Mysterious Affair at Styles and The Secret Adversary. You should try those books first if you are not familiar with words like the following: truthfulness, occupied, unimaginable, commenced, mechanism. Lazlo Ferran is a fully qualified English teacher and teaches in London. He has also published more than twenty novels, making him the ideal choice to adapt Mary Shelley’s stories for children. Vocabulary Stretcher and UK or USA ESL/CEFR Level B2 editions are also available. Paperback editions also available on Amazon. Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher: Lazlo Ferran Paperback also available on Amazon: http://bit.ly/frankkgt  Keywords: preteen, K12, K-12, Frankenstein, thriller, fun, age-group-9-12, classics, adaptations, crime, 1800s, monster, education, reading practice, classic, gothic, teaching materials, punctuation, USA Grade-4, Grade-5, Grade-6, Grade-7, Grade-8, cozy, UK-Key-Stage-2, UK-Key-Stage-3, action, amateur, zombie, England, British, vocabulary, murder, small town, war, homelearning, home-learning, home tutor, primaryschool, primary-school, education books for 4th grade, education books for 5th grade, education books for 6th grade, education books for 7th grade, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, reading practise 4th grade, reading practise 5th grade, reading practise 6th grade, reading practise 7th grade, at home tutor reading, home learning 4th grade, home learning 5th grade, home learning 6th grade, home learning 7th grade, teaching materials for 4th grade, teaching materials for 5th grade, teaching materials for 6th grade, teaching materials for 7th grade, education books for 9 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, education books for 10 year olds, education books for 12 year olds, home tutoring books, home learning ks1, home learning ks1,

Agatha Christie’s Murder in the Making: Stories and Secrets from Her Archive - includes an unseen Miss Marple Story PDF Book By John Curran

Agatha Christie’s Murder in the Making: Stories and Secrets from Her Archive - includes an unseen Miss Marple Story

  • Author: John Curran
  • ISBN Code: : 0007396775
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Page : 432 pages
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Reviews : 630 Readers
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Agatha Christie’s life and career told through the decades, from the never-before-published original ending to her first book to the unused ideas for her last, complete with two unpublished Agatha Christie stories - including a lost Miss Marple.

True Crime Parallels to the Mysteries of Agatha Christie PDF Book By Anne Powers

True Crime Parallels to the Mysteries of Agatha Christie

  • Author: Anne Powers
  • ISBN Code: : 1476637687
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Page : 206 pages
  • Genre : Literary Criticism
  • Reviews : 888 Readers
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Outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare, the works of Agatha Christie stand as some of the most celebrated crime fiction of our era. This book takes ten of her most famous works and shows their relationship to ten of crime history's most famous and sensational cases--cases whose notoriety still resounds to this day. Addressing both novels and short stories, the author illuminates the relationship between Christie's Murder on the Orient Express and the sensational Lindbergh Kidnapping Case of 1932; the connections between Christie's Mrs. McGinty's Dead and the horrific true case of England's most loathed wife-killer, the American Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen--and eight more engrossing pairings of Christie's ingenious mystery puzzles with vintage true crime's most sensational events.

The Secret Adversary PDF Book By Agatha Christie

The Secret Adversary

  • Author: Agatha Christie
  • ISBN Code: : 3985514569
  • Publisher : Phoemixx Classics Ebooks
  • Page : 222 pages
  • Genre : Performing Arts
  • Reviews : 989 Readers
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The Secret Adversary Agatha Christie - The Secret Adversary is the second published detective fiction novel by British writer Agatha Christie, first published in January 1922 in the United Kingdom by The Bodley Head[1] and in the United States by Dodd, Mead and Company later in that same year. Hiring themselves out as "young adventurers willing to do anything" is a smart move for Tommy and Tuppence. All Tuppence has to do is take an all-expenses-paid trip to Paris and pose as someone named Jane Finn. But with the job comes a threat to her life, and the disappearance of her mysterious employer. Now Tuppence's newest job is playing detective—because if there's a Jane Finn that really exists, she's got a secret that's putting both their lives in danger.