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Tick tock your time's up!

Advantages: It's an Agatha Christie story, well read by Hugh Fraser
Disadvantages: It's not her best, too long

...Sheila Webb, a typist, is asked to present herself at 19 Wilbraham Crescent for a typing job. When she arrives, she lets herself into the house as requested, only to find a dead body in the room she is told to wait in. Shortly afterwards, the lady of the ...

sunmeilan 14.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Clocks - Agatha Christie

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Approximately 2 minutes later she was dead...

Advantages: Poirot!, good plot, complex
Disadvantages: not one of the best

Agatha Christie is the undisputed "Queen of Crime", having written 76 detective novels and books of stories. Her most well-known fictional detective has to be Hercule Poirot, the Belgian detective with the egg-shaped head and the penchant for method a ...

Nikki1979 28.03.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Clocks - Agatha Christie

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An excellent read!

Advantages: Excellent read
Disadvantages: -

...Mysteriously, someone claiming to be Miss Pebmarsh phones up the Secretarial Agency where Sheila Webb works in & asks for her specifically. She is called to 19 Wilbraham Crescent only to find someone dead behind the sofa. She doesn't recognise him and Mis ...

aleksengland 04.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Clocks - Agatha Christie

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Sing a Song of Sixpence

Advantages: Classic vintage crime.
Disadvantages: Rather old-fashioned.

...As may be expected by any reader familar with Agatha Christie's novels, this vintage mystery rattles along in formidable style. Businessman Rex Fortescue was sipping a quite cup of tea in his office when he collapses in pain, claiming he has been poison ...

aspebbles 28.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of A Pocket Full of Rye: Complete & Unabridged (Audio CD) - Agatha Christie

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This book is gripping from start to finish - a great well written

Advantages: gripping from start tp finish
Disadvantages: very long book

...I read and listened to this book on my kindle in just over 24 hours flat - from start to finish i was gripped. Its a very in depth storyline overall and flits between two interlinked stories running alongside each other. Set in Sweden I found the names of ...

wallygrom2005 17.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson

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