Death on the Nile (Poirot)

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HarperCollins Publishers, Oct 14, 2010 - Fiction - 256 pages
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Agatha Christie’s most exotic murder mystery, reissued with a striking cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.

The tranquillity of a cruise along the Nile is shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway has been shot through the head. She was young, stylish and beautiful, a girl who had everything – until she lost her life.

Hercule Poirot recalls an earlier outburst by a fellow passenger: ‘I’d like to put my dear little pistol against her head and just press the trigger.’ Yet in this exotic setting’ nothing is ever quite what it seems...

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Death on the Nile, by Agatha Christie, is a mysterious book that will keep you on the edge and guessing. It all starts with a rich woman, whose poor best friend asking for a job for her fiance. After that, the fiancee falls in love with the rich women and they get married. The best friend can’t let go and follows them on their honeymoon on a riverboat in the Nile. As they story progresses the rich woman is murdered, and all the signs point to the friend, but some things just don’t add up. Join Hercule Poirot as he discovers who is the one who killed the rich woman. I loved this book so much, I loved all the twists and the suspense. To me this book is a real page turner, and I recommend this book to people who live suspense and mystery.? 

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Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became, quite simply, the best-selling novelist in history. Her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, written towards the end of the First World War, introduced us to Hercule Poirot, who was to become the most popular detective in crime fiction since Sherlock Holmes. She is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 100 foreign countries. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 19 plays, and six novels under the name of Mary Westmacott.

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