Imagine how pleased I was when I came across this category whereby one can write about authors and to find my favourite detective novel author, Dame Agatha Christie - undisputed "Queen of Crime", in here pleased me even more!
Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born in Torquary ... Read review
Agatha Christie was the author of over eighty novels and over a dozen plays, including The ... more
Mousetrap, the longest continuously running play in theatrical history. Her books have been translated into more languages than the works of Shakespeare. Though well travelled, and the owner of several houses, her favourite by far was Greenway on the Dart estuary in Devon.
Bafta-winning actress Geraldine McEwan stars as Miss Marple in four new feature-length ... more
films featuring Agatha Christie's famous spinster sleuth.Miss Marple should never be underestimated: her little old lady routine masks a razor-sharp mind and intuition.Star-studded cast lists and 21st century production values bring Queen of Crime Agatha Christie's world-famous murder mysteries to life, providing the perfect entertainment for fans of classy whodunits.Crime will be foiled when Miss Marple is on the case!Films included are The Body In The Library, The Murder At The Vicarage, 4.50 From Paddington and A Murder Is Announced.
3/1/07 To mark the 80th anniversary of Hercule Poirot's first appearance, and to celebrate ... more
his renewed fortunes as a primetime television star, this title in a collection of facsimile first editions is the perfect way to experience Agatha Christie. Reproducing the original typesetting and format of the first edition from the Christie family's own archive, this book sports the original cover which has been painstakingly restored to its original glory.
"...favourite detective novel author, Dame Agatha Christie - undisputed "Queen of Crime", in here pleased me even more!
=== HER LIFE ===
Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born in Torquary in Devon on 15th September 1890 to Frederick Alvah Millier (an American stockbroker) and Clarissa Margaret Boehmer (the daughter of a British army captain). She had a sister eleven years her senior and a brother ten years her senior. Her father died when she ..."
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