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"The whole point of a good detective story was that it must be somebody obvious but at the same time, for some reason, you would then find that it was not obvious, that he could not possibly have done it. Though really, of course, he had done it. " -- Agatha Christie

 

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    And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

1939. Europe teeters on the brink of war. Ten strangers are invited to Soldier Island, an isolated rock near the Devon coast. Cut off from the mainland, with their generous hosts Mr and Mrs U.N. Owen mysteriously absent, they are each accused of a terrible crime. When one of the party dies suddenly they realise they may be harbouring a murderer among their number.

Year: 1939
Genre: Murder Mystery

    Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Without a shred of doubt, one of his fellow passengers is the murderer. Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man’s enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again.

Year: 1934
Genre: Murder Mystery

 

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TitleAuthorSeriesTags

After the Funeral Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie
Angels Flight Michael Connelly HARRY BOSCH
Blood Work Michael Connelly TERRY MCCALEB
Carioca Fletch Gregory McDonald FLETCH
Curtain: Poirot's Last Case Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Dark Sacred Night Michael Connelly RENEE BALLARD
Death on the Nile Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Evil Under the Sun Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Five Little Pigs Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Fletch and the Man Who Gregory McDonald FLETCHPOLITICS
Fletch's Moxie Gregory McDonald FLETCHHOLLYWOOD
Flynn's In Gregory McDonald FLYNN
Hallowe'en Party Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Hercule Poirot's Christmas Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Killing Floor Lee Child JACK REACHER
Murder on the Orient Express Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
Nemesis Agatha Christie MISS MARPLE
Seconds Away Harlan Coben MICKEY BOLITAR
The ABC Murders Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROTSERIAL KILLER
The Drowning Pool Ross Macdonald LEW ARCHER
The Final Detail Harlan Coben MYRON BOLITARBASKETBALL
The Godwulf Manuscript Robert B. Parker SPENSER
The High Window Raymond Chandler PHILIP MARLOWE
The Mousetrap Agatha Christie
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
The Mysterious Affair at Styles Agatha Christie HERCULE POIROT
The Thin Man Dashiell Hammett