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 Mary Clarissa Miller was born in Torquay, Devon, England, U.K., as the youngest of three. The Millers had two other children: Margaret Frary Miller (1879–1950), called Madge, who was eleven years Agatha's senior, and Louis Montant Miller (1880 ...more