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“The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

There are nine short stories in this book by Agatha Christie. These stories were published mainly in the 1920s in magazines. These were compiled and released in 1997. The Harlequin Tea Set was the main story for this book and … Continue reading

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“Return to the Little Coffee Shop of Kabul” by Deborah Rodriguez – A Book Review

Sunny Tedder returned in this second book. Sunny left her Little Coffee Shop of Kabul in the first book of the same title. This time round she was part owner Screaming Peacock Vineyard on Twimbly Island off the coast of … Continue reading

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“The Regatta Mystery and other stories” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

There are nine short stories in this book by Agatha Christie. Each story has an investigative personality created by Agatha Christie, namely Hercule Poirot, Miss Jane Marple and Mr Parker Pyne. Five stories belonged to Hercule Poirot, two stories with … Continue reading

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“The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

There were eleven short stories written by Agatha Christie. The Witness for the Prosecution was the first story in her book. In addition to this story, I liked Wireless and Mr Eastwood’s Adventure very much for the unexpected twists at … Continue reading

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“Dead Man’s Folly” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1956. A very rich man, Sir George Stubbs and his wife Lady Hattie Stubbs organised a fete for the village people to view their expensive house on a sprawling ground facing … Continue reading

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“Lord Edgware Dies” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1933. The killer devised an elaborate plan to throw Hercule Poirot off the scent of tracing the killer of Lord Edgware. Suspicion was first levelled at his estranged wife because this … Continue reading

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“The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul” by Deborah Rodriguez – A Book Review

Afghanistan and its capital Kabul are so far away. I read about the wars waged in Afghanistan and occasionally suicide bombers blowing themselves up in crowded places killing many people. That is about how much I know of this country. … Continue reading

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