The Secret Adversary

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Connecting to God, Oct 11, 2010 - Beresford, Tommy (Fictitious character) - 224 pages
The Secret Adversary is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie. It was first published in the UK in January 1922.The book introduces the characters of Tommy and Tuppence, who feature in three other Christie books and one collection of short stories written throughout her writing career. The Times Literary Supplement in 1922 reviewed the story as "a whirl of thrilling adventures," considering the characters Tommy and Tuppence as "refreshingly original." "It's an excellent yarn and the reader will find it as impossible as we did to put it aside until the mystery has been fathomed." - Daily Chronicle

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The Great War has ended and Tommy Beresford and Prudence 'Tuppence' Cowley are broke. Wanting excitement they decide to form the 'Young Adventureres Ltd' - will do anything and go anywhere as their ... Read full review

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Diverting entertainment, especially when read aloud as this recorded version was. However unbelievable two amateur, bright young things are as government agents, nevertheless, Dame Agatha pulls it off ... Read full review

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