The Last Seance: Tales of the Supernatural

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HarperCollins, Sep 24, 2019 - Fiction - 368 pages

“Reading a perfectly plotted Agatha Christie is like crunching into a perfect apple: that pure, crisp, absolute satisfaction.”—Tana French, New York Times†Bestselling Author†

From the Queen of Suspense, an all-new collection of her spookiest and most sinister stories, including an Agatha Christie story never before published in the USA, The Wife of Kenite!

For lovers of the supernatural and the macabre comes this collection of ghostly and chilling stories from legendary mystery writer Agatha Christie. Fantastic psychic visions, specters looming in the shadows, encounters with deities, a man who switches bodies with a cat—be sure to keep the light on whilst reading these tales.

The Last Sťance gathers twenty stories, some featuring Christie’s beloved detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple, in one haunting compendium that explores all things occult and paranormal, and is an essential omnibus for Christie fans.

 

Contents

The Last Sťance
In a Glass Darkly
The Adventure of the Egyptian Tomb
The Fourth
The Idol House of Astarte
The Gipsy
Philomel Cottage
The Lamp
The Wife of the Kenite
The Strange Case of Sir Arthur Carmichael
The Blue Geranium
The Call of Wings
The Flock of Geryon
The Red Signal
The Dressmakers Doll
The Hound of Death

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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, after a prolific career spanning six decades.