Evil Under the Sun (Google eBook)

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Harper Collins, Oct 3, 2006 - Fiction - 272 pages
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Arlena Stuart, the famous actress, is enjoying—like our favorite Belgian detective Hercule Poirot—a summer holiday on Smugglers' Island, and will become a common enough sight, sunbathing on the hot sands. Then one azure morning her beautiful bronzed body is discovered in an isolated cove, in the shade. She is dead, strangled. And Poirot, as luckless as ever when he attempts some down-time, will learn in the course of his investigation that nearly all the guests of this exclusive resort have some connection to Arlena. But who had the capacity and the motive to kill her?


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One of Dame Agatha's Best

User Review  - WiseOwl - Borders

The scenes of this novel are based on a real seaside hotel not far from Dame Agatha Christie's holiday home in the area of Torquay, the "English Riviera" coast of Devon, England. Burgh Island is the ... Read full review

Review: Evil Under The Sun (Hercule Poirot #23)

User Review  - Yash - Goodreads

I picked up this book at an airport while on my way to a vacation because I didn't have anything to read. I was really surprised to find what an easy read it was. Really well paced and a good story ... 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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