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“Peril at End House” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1932. Miss Nick Buckley mentioned to Hercule Poirot that she must have a charmed life living in her own house called the End House. Three times Nick Buckley had accidental brushes … Continue reading

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“Elephants Can Remember” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1972. Elephants can Remember was the second last book in the Hercule Poirot series written by Agatha Christie in her later years. Some ten – twelve years ago, the father and … Continue reading

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“Mrs McGinty’s Dead” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1952. Mrs McGinty went to homes to help clean the houses in a small village of Broadhinny. She was hacked to death on her head and a suspect James Bentley was … Continue reading

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“The Moving Finger” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Miss Marple Mystery first published in 1943. The story was set in Lymstock, a quiet country place for the narrator Jerry Burton to recuperate after an airplane accident. It might appear a nice town where everyone knew … Continue reading

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“Limitations” by Scott Turow – A Book Review

I enjoyed reading Scott Turow’s Presumed Innocent some thirty years ago. This fiction was a hit in 1987 when it was first published. Since then I had read Burden of Proof and Identical. The fiction Limitations is my latest read … Continue reading

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“Nemesis” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Miss Marple Mystery first published in 1971. This was one of Agatha Christie’s later books before she passed away in 1976 at the age of eighty-five. I respected Agatha Christie for still writing thrilling crime mystery like … Continue reading

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“The Labors of Hercules” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Collection first published in 1947. Hercule Poirot likened himself to a Greek hero Hercules in this Labors of Hercules. On nearing his retirement, Poirot decided to take on only twelve cases of crimes or mysteries … Continue reading

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