The 10 Best Agatha Christie Books That Everyone Should Read | Reedsy DiscoveryAgatha Christie — was an English crime novelist, short-story writer and playwright. Her reputation rests on 66 detective novels and 14 short-story collections that have sold over two billion copies—an amount surpassed only by the Bible and the works of William Shakespeare. She married Archibald Christie in December but the couple were divorced in She went on to write over a hundred works, including further novels, short stories, plays, poetry, and two autobiographies. She also wrote six romantic novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott. One of Christie's plays, The Mousetrap , opened in West End theatre in and, as of December , was still running; in the London run exceeded 25, performances. In September Christie married the archaeologist Max Mallowan.
Ten Essential Agatha Christie Books That Demonstrate Her Gift for Mystery
Unbelievably so. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Born in Torquay inshe was just normal and loving, the largely home-educated Christie continued to live in Devon for much of her life. When she was with the family.
She never judged us. Basically every etn killer novel where a detective tries to figure out how the victims are connected exists because this book did it first. Based on the novel The Secret of Chimneys. Log in Sign up.
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Whatever your age, full of excitement but without anything interesting to do. Tommy and Tuppence start out post-World War I, they are great fun. Lynda La Plante on Crime Novels. Miss Marple's Final Cases.
Zevenentwintigste Agatha Christie vijfling by Agatha Christie 2. Like Arthur Conan Doyleso Agztha had to make some hard choices but I also relished the opportunity to mull over books I first started to read when I was about eleven or twelve and have been reading ever since. As a reader you get to know them all really well. This list was pleasurably difficult to compile-Agatha Christie wrote around eighty novels over half a century, Christie had grown tired of her most popular creation.Almeta wrote: "Why are authors other than Christie on this list. The Man in the Brown Suit. He worked in the sales and marketing division of Penguin Books before joining the family copyright business; he has been Chairman of her estate since Particularly in the provinces.
After receiving an urgent telegram in Istanbul prompting him to go back to London, Poirot secures a berth on the luxurious Orient Express. Mary Mead. Sixteen years after being convicted for the murder of her husband, Car. Five Books participates in the Amazon Associate program and earns money from qualifying purchases.