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Miss Marple y Trece Problemas (Miss Marple #2)

3.84 of 5 stars 3.84  ·  rating details  ·  10,104 ratings  ·  535 reviews
Para pasar una entretenida velada, los amigos de Miss Marple deciden que cada uno de ellos cuente un caso misterioso.Todos quedan asombrados por la sagacidad de que se hace gala la entranable anciana, quien, sin dejar de tejer a lo largo de toda la velada, encuentra la solucion exacta de cada uno de los enigmaticos problemas que se van planteando.
Paperback, 192 pages
Published March 28th 2002 by Planeta (first published 1928)
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Nandakishore Varma
When one utters the word "detective" or "sleuth", what is the image that comes to mind? A studious gentleman with monocle wandering about with a magnifying glass? A trench-coated, lantern-jawed, hard-boiled individual prowling the back alleys of dark America? Or... a little, pink old lady sitting in the corner, trying to catch up on her knitting?

For fans of Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, the third image is as valid as the first two.

This unlikely detective relies on her intimate knowledge of huma
Laurel Young
I'm probably a bit more than halfway through (re)reading Dame Agatha's canon. I admit that I've been disagreeably surprised by the number of adventure novels mixed in with the mysteries; she actually wrote a great many of the former, but there is a reason her reputation rests exclusively on the latter! After plodding through one too many of her "random adventurer in exotic locale with vague political intrigue" novels, I found myself starting to feel a bit soured on my Year of Agatha and decided ...more
mark monday
Choose Your Own Adventure!

You are a book club and you specialize in mystery and murder. It is a grand old time. There is also a quasi-member of the club, an Angela Lansbury type, a dotty biddy from the old school. You try to include her but you also find yourself talking around her. It is hard not to be condescending: there is so little she knows of the modern world. Still, her archaic point of view is at times quaintly charming. At times you are shocked by her preposterous conclusions, but you

أكاد أجزم إن القصص التي جمعت هنا كانت الكاتبة أجاثا دونت فكرتها كروؤس أقلام على أن تفرد لها رواية مستقلة كون فكرتها تستحق ذلك إلا إنها أعني أجاثا ولسبب ما قررت جمعها بهذا الشكل إما إنها كانت مجهدة ذهنيا أو لم تتوفر لها الحبكة المناسبة
كان إيقاع الأحداث سريع كونها 13 قصة في رواية واحدة.. وكانت فارسة الأمسية الأنسة ماربل خارقة بشكل مبالغ فيه :)
I like Miss Marple, I really do.

She has sparkling blue eyes, a demure smile, a friendly disposition, an inquisitive mind. She has a simple country charm and a prolific knowledge of poisons. She makes us yearn for tea, good company, good conversation, cozy quilted chairs and warm fires.

However, when Miss Marple is taken in concentrated doses ..rapidly told ..back to back? Lets say, the tea becomes a bit sweet, the fire too warm and the conversation condescending. Yes, Miss Marple, the old biddy
Agatha Christie's compilation of Miss Marple stories, The Thirteen Problems, was published in 1932. It marks the second appearance in book form of Christie's beloved spinster sleuth, Miss Jane Marple, whose debut in The Murder at the Vicarage had occurred only two years earlier.

Miss Marple is my favorite Christie character. I love the contradiction of the wooly-headed old dear, who despite living in a quaint English village, has an uncanny, some might say ruthless, awareness of the absolute wor
Lou Robinson
Amazing, a Miss Marple book that I'm convinced I've never read (and I really did devour Agatha Christie novels as a kid). Thirteen whimsical problems, discussed over dinner. And of course, Miss Marple hones in on the right answer every time, with her vast knowledge of village life and human nature. Nothing like a good old murder mystery or two. Or thirteen.
3 Stars

I am really liking Miss Marple. She is feisty, smart but not overwhelming or prudish. Nice, short mysteries that make us wonder, "who-dun-it?"

ثاني تجاربي مع أجاثا
هذة المرة مس ماربل
من المفترض أن إسم الكتاب الحقيقى الثلاثة عشر لغزا
لكن تلك النسخة مختصرة ب 11 لغزا فقط
لكنني إستمتعت بالتأكيد
أَحْمَـدُ أَشْـرَفَ

" قال ريموند وست : والآن جاء دورك يا خالة جين.

وقالت جويس : نعم يا خالة جين، نحن ننتظر منك قصة مثيرة حقاً.

قالت الآنسة ماربل ببساطة : أنتم تضحكون في سرّكم مني يا أعزائي. تظنون أنني -وقد عشت كل حياتي في بقعة معزولة- لا يُرجَّح أن تكون لدي أي تجارب مثيرة.

أجابها ريموند متحمساً : لا يسعني أن أعتبر حياة القرية هادئة تخلو من الأحداث؛ ليس بعد كل الإكتشافات الفظيعة التي سمعناها منك! إن مجتمع المدينة يبدو مكاناً هادئاً مسالماً إذا ما قورن بقري سانت ميري ميد.

الآنسة ماربل : يا عزيزي، إن الطبيعة البشرية واحد
Daniela Medina
I have been a massive fan of Dame Agatha Christie for a loooong time; however this was my first time reading one of her "short story" books. Since I am used to reading her proper long novels and know their structure pretty well, it was kind of strange to get out from the known style and get used to something "new". But what can I do? I am always helpless under Agatha's pen...

I took this tiny book to my most recent trip thinking it would demand less attention from me and be more easily readable.
the first book i ever bought for Agatha, that was a long long time ago ... just smelling that book makes me feel younger
Classic novel.
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Una de mis escritoras favoritas es Agatha Christie, pero me ocurre algo extraño con ella. Le perdono cosas que no les perdonaría a mis otros autores favoritos. John Irving o Andrzej Sapkowski, por poner dos ejemplos, me gustan por sus estilos, por su capacidad para trazar personajes y, en definitiva, por casi todo. Pero con Christie no me pasa eso. Su estilo, dejando a un lado el rollo ese psi
None of Marple’s short stories are brilliant, but this collection is satisfying enough for a Marple fan. Unusually, the stories are framed as part of a series of dinner conversations, in which a group of amateur problem-solvers get together to discuss murder and mayhem. This premise has a wonderful ambience which lends the stories an air of something stronger than they actually are.

A few of the problems: rarely do the stories sideswipe you with a surprise (the short form was just never Christie’
Ursula Florene
I was never really into Agatha Christie before. One day, I got nothing to read, and asked my sister to lend me some of her novels. She was a hardcore fan of Agatha Christie, so she gave me this book.

When I started reading, I didn't expect really much from this book. But it did exceed my expectations, I got captivated. Enough said.

Jane Marple is a sweet old lady who lives in St. Petersburg village, and goes out rarely. All she does is doing her daily activities while listening to whatever happene
Andrea Ika
Alternate title: The Tuesday Club Murders
Miss Marple puts her deductive skills to use in thirteen of her most fiendish cases in this short story collection from the reigning matriarch of mystery.
Miss Marple is having a visit from her nephew, the novelist Raymond West; as a game the group each tells a ‘mystery’ and the others try to guess the solution. The game is then played later with a different group at the home of Colonel and Mrs Bantry. It kind of works like a bunch of short stories, each p
Ahmad Sharabiani
The Thirteen Problems (Miss Marple #2), Original Publication Year 1932
Characters: Miss Jane Marple, Sir Henry Clithering last Commissioner of Scotland Yard, nephew writer Raymond West, artist Joyce Lemprière, elderly clergyman Dr Pender, and dried-up little bespectacled solicitor Mr Petherick.
Abstract: While genial gentle soft white-haired Jane, in black lace cap and mittens of the time, knits, her Tuesday week visitors present early experiences, recently solved usually by confession of particip
Miriam was looking for something to read the other night, and I ran across some Agatha Christie novels. She ended up not reading them (she wanted Murder on the Orient Express, so I bought her that, and she really liked it, but didn't feel a need to read other Christie novels), so since I had them piled up, I picked this up and read it.

Wow, I totally love the Miss Marple stories! This is a collection of very short mysteries, most of which are related after the fact as a puzzle for others, either
I finished right at midnight last night. I had read this or had it on audio book prior since i recognized alot of the stories. Was fun to read again. several stood out in my mind. The four suspects. maybe I am dense, but which one actually did it? I got confused by Miss Marple lol. I like the Blue Geranium and remembered it had been a favorite prior. The first story I recalled best and knew exactly the outcome.(Which is probably how it is with first of books-most likely.)the Blood Stained Paveme ...more
At our family cabin there is a small collection of Agatha Christie novels. Last time I went to the cabin I forgot to bring a book to read. So picked up this one just to pass the time. I only read two or three stories last time and this time I read atleast six. There are 13 short stories and the main character is Miss Marple, an observer of human behavior in the small town of St. Mary Mead. Miss Marple has never been anywhere which has given her the unique opportunity to observe others in a fish ...more
مجموعة من الأشخاص يجتمعوا بمكان ما ليذكر كل منهم لغزا قديما لو حديثا لم يستطع الشرطة ان تحله بسهولة
وتطرح القضية بكل ابعادها وأحداثها ويعطى وقت قصير للحاضرين ليعطوا رأيهم من القاتل من بين الأشخاص المشكوك بهم في لغز ما
وبكل الألغاز استطاعت الأنسة ماربل ان تحل جميعها أحيانا كانت تطابق ما جاء في اللغز بقضية حدثت في مدينتها ولأنه كما تقول هي أن الطبيعة البشرية تتشابه كثيرا فاستطاعت ان تحل الألغاز نظرا لذلك وبالإضافة لخبرتها في الحياة

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Este livro é constituído por treze contos, mistérios contados por diferentes participantes num convívio dinamizado pela sempre perspicaz, sempre atenta, Miss Marple. Ninguém melhor do que ela para analisar diferentes estórias e, com o seu conhecimento sobre a natureza humana, desvendar o que jaz por trás dos mistérios aparentemente insolúveis.

Todos os contos encontram-se bem desenvolvidos, intrigantes e sempre com reviravoltas que me deixa
A series of short stories propounding a mystery each, solved by Miss Marple. Most ingenious and wonderfully entertaining. It is remarkable how few words are required to describe a situation and its resolution.
Thirteen short stories were bundled in this volume. As a group of friends fond of detective stories gather to tell each other solved mysteries in order to test their deductive reasoning. Among the cases, the intelligence of a single woman will stand out: she is a quiet a rural ancient lady whose name is Miss Marple.

A book really easy to read: the stories and short and provide all the elements to solve the problems. Some of them even show an outstanding quality, which is a delightful surprise the
رومولا الن
مجموعه قصصيه لاجاثا كريستس
بطلتها الانسه ماربل
لقد احببت الانسه ماربل جداا وطريقه استنتاجها
من القصص التي احببتها:
1-منتدى الثلاثاء
2-الدافع مقابل الفرصة
3-الزهرة الزرقاء
4-قضية في الشاليه
5-الموت غرقا
6-الرصيف الملطخ بالدماء

انصح الكل بقراءتها
Apr 30, 2011 Zoë rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: readers who love mysteries
Agatha Christie is an absolute genius at plotting mysteries. I love the idea in this book of short stories of the Tuesday Club: a group of people who meet up (including Miss Marple) to discuss mysteries. It's great to have these stories collected together too because in the course of their telling, we begin to learn quite a bit about the characters tellings the stories and listening, including one who considers committing a crime herself. Miss Marple is a wonderful character, as the appearance o ...more
An Odd1
While genial gentle soft white-haired Jane, in black lace cap and mittens of the time, knits, her Tuesday week visitors present early experiences, recently solved usually by confession of participants, for consideration by their club: Sir Henry Clithering last Commissioner of Scotland Yard, nephew writer Raymond West, artist Joyce Lemprière, elderly clergyman Dr Pender, dried-up little bespectacled solicitor Mr Petherick. All 13 tales are contained in "Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories" se ...more
Some of the enigmas were of easy resolution, but what I liked most was the narrative aspect of this book. A group of people, that gathers to spend a good evening, try to solve crimes. Every element of the group tells a story, in which was involved or have the knowledge of, being the only one who knows the end of it. The others have to discover the truth. It was a different but interesting way of using the little grey cells and put to practice what everyone knows about human's nature. I'm startin ...more
From the first Miss Marple book, I loved her. But it was in this one, the second book and a short story collection at that, that I really fell in love with the character. So calm, so humble, and with a gentle smile as she reveals the twists and turns that "she's just sure they have seen as well."

The core conceit of the book revolves around a couple of dinner parties, in which the attendants amuse themselves by telling the unusual situations that have been in or observed, and challenging the othe
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Agatha Christie L...: December 2011 BOM - The Thirteen Problems 66 56 Jan 01, 2012 09:19AM  
  • Death at the Bar (Roderick Alleyn, #9)
  • The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (Lord Peter Wimsey, #5)
  • The Pilgrim of Hate (Chronicles of Brother Cadfael, #10)
  • When Last I Died (Mrs. Bradley, #13)
  • Before Midnight (Nero Wolfe #25)
  • They Found Him Dead (Inspector Hannasyde, #3)
Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott, and was occasionally published under the name Agatha Christie Mallowan.

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
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Other Books in the Series

Miss Marple (1 - 10 of 13 books)
  • Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple, #1)
  • The Body in the Library (Miss Marple, #3)
  • The Moving Finger (Miss Marple, #4)
  • A Murder Is Announced (Miss Marple, #5)
  • They Do It with Mirrors (Miss Marple, #6)
  • A Pocket Full of Rye (Miss Marple, #7)
  • 4:50 from Paddington (Miss Marple, #8)
  • The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side (Miss Marple, #9)
  • A Caribbean Mystery (Miss Marple, #10)
  • At Bertram's Hotel (Miss Marple, #11)
And Then There Were None Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10) The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot #1) Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple, #1) The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4)

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