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“The Body in the Library” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is another Miss Marple Mystery first published in 1942. How did a female body get to be there in the library of the residence of Colonel and Mrs Bantry? Both were friends of Miss Jane Marple and therefore Mrs … Continue reading

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“The Mirror Crack’d from Side to Side” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is another Miss Jane Marple Mystery first published in 1962. Miss Jane Marple believed to be close to 100 years old in the story still lived in St. Mary Mead. She belonged to a group of the elderly people … Continue reading

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“They do it with Mirrors” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Miss Jane Marple Mystery first published in 1952. Agatha Christie created Miss Jane Marple in her first crime story The Murder in the Vicarage published in 1930. Since then, Agatha Christie had written thirteen books with Miss … Continue reading

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“Hallowe’en Party” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is another Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1969. A Halloween Party for eleven plus children held at the home of Mrs Rowena Drake went wrong. A thirteen year old child, Joyce Reynolds, drowned in a tub used for … Continue reading

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“Death on the Nile” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is another Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1937. Death on the Nile was a death of pretty and rich young Linnet Ridgeway on a steamer cruising along the Nile River. Newlywed and on a honeymoon, Linnet Ridgeway was … Continue reading

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“The Murder of Roger Ackroyd” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is another Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1926. The story was narrated by Dr Sheppard in the book. Dr Sheppard was a doctor in a small village of King’s Abbot. He was the attending doctor of Mrs Ferrars … Continue reading

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“The Mystery of the Blue Train” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is another Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1928. A murder happened on the Blue train from London to Nice (France). Ruth Kettering, daughter of an American millionaire, laid dead in her compartment on the train. Her expensive ruby … Continue reading

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