The Case of the Caretaker: A Short Story (Miss Marple story)
Doctor Haydock, the resident GP of St. Mary Mead, hopes to cheer up Miss Marple as she recovers from the flu with a little story. The tale revolves around the return of the prodigal son of Major Laxton, the devilishly handsome Harry Laxton. Harry, after leading a l...more
I don't think the denouement is one of Ms Christie's best, but the who and the how worked well, the story itself was well written in a condensed fashion and it was enjoyable.
Excellent little read.
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Agatha Christie is the best-selling author of all time. She wrote eighty crime novels and story collections, fourteen plays, and several other books. Her books have sold roughly four billion copies and have been translated into 45 languages. She is t ...more