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The Listerdale Mystery

3.51  ·  Rating Details  ·  138 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
A classic from the queen of mystery: Agatha Christie.
ebook, 100 pages
Published February 10th 2010 by William Morrow Paperbacks (first published January 1st 2003)
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The Year of Agatha
Fairly mild, romance-focused short stories - a good easy read!
Sep 25, 2015 Jillian rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: lady-authors, 2015
A cute little thing.
Jan 28, 2015 Jennie rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Quick read short story.
May 31, 2014 BrokenTune rated it it was ok
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1.5 stars - rounded up.

Well, it's Christie, but unfortunately not at her best. I was looking forward to intricate plots and an abundance of red herrings but this collection of short stories just didn't come up with any memorable stories or twists.
Dec 10, 2011 Faa rated it liked it
Eventhough all 12 stories in this book did not staged by Poirot, Miss Marple or even Tommy & Tuppence, the stories were still antonishing and good.
I like the twist and turn in every stories and how simple the crime were actually committed in it.
My favorite would be The Listerdale Mystery, Philomel Cottage and The Rajah's Emerald.
Mar 16, 2012 Bigyellowtaxi1 rated it really liked it
A nice collection of short mysteries, each with a twist. Most are adventure stories rather than traditional sleuthing, which tend to be my favourite Agatha Christie stories (think along the lines of Why Didn't They Ask Evans? or The Secret Adversary).
Denisa C
I was surprise by the romantic aspect of this one, but not so much by the case. Still an ok read.
May 01, 2014 Jason rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Quick simple and too the point, a nice little diversion.
some stories are good, others are just readable.
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Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott, and was occasionally published under the name Agatha Christie Mallowan.

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
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