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“Murder in Mesopotamia” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

This is a Hercule Poirot Mystery first published in 1936. The setting for the story was in Iraq where an expedition of men and women were gathered together led by an American archaeologist Dr Leidner in some excavation work. The … Continue reading

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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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