A Pocket Full of Rye

by Agatha Christie

A series of murders disguised within a nursery rhyme, Miss Marple’s on the case with two of Agatha Christie’s favourite themes, this time following the rhyme 'Sing a Song of Sixpence'.

A handful of grain is found in the pocket of a murdered businessman… Rex Fortescue, king of a financial empire, was sipping tea in his ‘counting house’ when he suffered an agonising and sudden death. On later inspection, the pockets of the deceased were found to contain traces of cereals. Yet, it was the incident in the parlour which confirmed Jane Marple’s suspicion that here she was looking at a case of crime by rhyme…

First Published: 1953

Genres, Series & More

My Library


Want It???
Got It???
On Deck???
In Progress???
Read It???

 

Purchase New


Format: Paperback

Available from:
     Bookshop.org
Format: Ebook

Available from:
     My Must Reads

 

 

Purchase Used & Rare*


A Pocket Full of Rye
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780671823757      ISBN 10: 0671823752
Publisher: Pocket Books  1955

Min: $1.49
Max: $6.97
Median: $4.99
# Books: 4

A Pocket Full of Rye
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780671434625      ISBN 10: 0671434624
Publisher: Pocket Books  1980

Min: $6.16
Max: $78.81
Median: $6.16
# Books: 8

A Pocket Full of Rye
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780671702663      ISBN 10: 0671702661
Publisher: Pocket Books  1991

Min: $4.07
Max: $69.42
Median: $8.33
# Books: 21

A Pocket Full of Rye
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780451199867      ISBN 10: 0451199863
Publisher: SIGNET  2000

Min: $1.38
Max: $83.70
Median: $6.77
# Books: 30

A Pocket Full of Rye
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780062073655      ISBN 10: 0062073656
Publisher: William Morrow  2011

Min: $3.05
Max: $63.00
Median: $9.75
# Books: 32

 


Also by Agatha Christie


Hercule Poirot: The Complete Short Stories
The Murder on the Links
The Mysterious Affair at Styles
Curtain: Poirot
Death on the Nile
Poirot Investigates
Sad Cypress
A Murder Is Announced
After the Funeral
An Autobiography

Also from 1953


Casino Royale
The Demolished Man
After the Funeral
Battle Cry
Cancel All Our Vows
Childhood
Fahrenheit 451
First Blood and Other Stories
Houdini on Magic
Madball

* The Vintage Library receives a small affiliate fee for all qualified sales from our product providers.
We appreciate your support!

 


 

Vintage Library at Bookshop.org

Bookshop.org is an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local, independent bookstores.