The Regatta Mystery And Other Stories (Google eBook)

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HarperCollins, Aug 7, 2012 - Fiction - 208 pages
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There's a body in a trunk; a dead girl's reflection is caught in a mirror; and one corpse is back from the grave, while another is envisioned in the recurring nightmare of a terrified eccentric. What's behind such ghastly misdeeds? Try money, revenge, passion, and pleasure. With multiple motives, multiple victims, and multiple suspects, it's going to take a multitude of talent to solve these clever crimes.

In this inviting collection, Agatha Christie enlists the services of her finest—Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Parker Pyne—and puts them each to the test in the most challenging cases of their careers.


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Review: The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories (Miss Marple mix 7)

User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

This eclectic collection from Agatha Christie is short and delightful. One meets again with Hercule Poirot, Parker Pyne, Miss Marple, and even a "ghost story" is thrown in. Read full review

Review: The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories (Miss Marple mix 7)

User Review  - Cameron Toney - Goodreads

This is a book of Christie short stories. And it coveres a huge section of her dectectives. There are, of course, Poirot and Miss Marple, but there are also Mr. Parker Pyne stories, and a stand alone ... Read full review


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Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976. Sophie Hannah is the internationally bestselling author of nine psychological thrillers, which have been published in more than 20 countries and adapted for television. Sophie is an Honorary Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge, and as a poet has been shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize.

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