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Best Detective Stories of Agatha Christie

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- The Mystery of Hunter's Lodge
- The Million Dollar Bond Robbery
- The Adventure of the Clapham Cook
- Accident
- The Lernean Hydra
- The Stymphalean Birds
- Tape-Measure Murder
Paperback, 152 pages
Published September 1st 1996 by Penguin Readers (first published 1986)
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Orient
Jun 01, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: tiems kam patinka detektyvai ir pasukti galvelę
Recommended to Orient by: mama
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nusikaltimai + originalūs sekliai + netikėtumas ir išradingumas = šaunus detektyvas. Netikėtumas, paini istorija ir įdomus siužetas - Christie arkliukas
Fetoon_i_145506
Mar 16, 2014 rated it really liked it
The best detective stories of Agatha Christie shows the author's tendencies. Contrived and very good writer formed an interesting and readable stories in a book. Moreover, the book contains seven entertaining collection of stories which deal with robberies or murders. I don't like to read books are written in English but it took my attention from the title so I observed that was my favorite kind of stories. I wish you read it because you will live in all events of the stories like you are there.
Syl
Sep 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: borrowed, ebooks
The stories were very intriguing - almost better than her full fledged novels. I enjoyed this set a lot.
Inita
Mar 11, 2012 rated it really liked it
Staigājot pa grāmatnīcu pamanīju grāmatu „Best detective stories of Agatha Christie”. Tā kā es nebiju vēl nekad lasījusi detektīvus, lai gan biju dzirdējusi par dažām Agatas Kristi filmām. Nolēmu pamēģināt izlasīt šo grāmatu. Sākumdaļā ir aprakstīts par pašu rakstnieci, tālāk ir 9 viņas rakstītās noveles, bet beigu daļā ir vārdu krājums un nelieli uzdevumi, iespējams, tāpēc ka grāmata ir angļu valodā. Arī bērnībā viņa izdomāja dažādus stāstus,taču rakstnieces karjeru Agata uzsāka pēc otrās laul ...more
Juniper
Feb 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Agatha Christie is definitely one of my favourite authors ! These short stories were really great to read since they were about two of the greatest detectives in crime lit.: Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple.
Quenum Xavier
Feb 11, 2009 rated it really liked it
it's a book that involved 7 detective stories that deals with murders and robberies. The first story i'm reading is about a rich person's murder that occured in London. The daughter of the murdered decided to hire a dectective who is the real murderer. Troubled, she takes over.
Camille
Nov 15, 2015 rated it really liked it
I read this book for my English course and I have to say it was surprisingly good. I'm not one for enjoying detective stories but Agatha's plot twists and amazing detective Poirot (he's like a Sherlock Holmes) made me fall for the mystery of each story.

Really well written and easy to read.
Ema
Feb 16, 2016 rated it really liked it
Oh. I just love Agatha's. She's brilliant. I love the Accident.
Berna
I did not like the author's short stories as much as I liked her novels. The longer stories were better constructed though.
Sai Yogesh
Its a good book...
Janet Jay
Reads like stories too thin to hang a novel on, which I'm sure is pretty much the gist of it.
Carolin
Nov 27, 2012 rated it liked it
Shelves: 2012
an easy read for dark nights
Michael
An entertaining collection of short detective stories. I highly recommend if you want a quick sampling of Ms. Christie's work.
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Aug 15, 2013 marked it as to-read
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Daniel Bratell
Oct 20, 2014 rated it really liked it
Very short little book with some nice mystery novels.
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