The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie (1924)

Anne Beddingfield has spent her life as secretary to her father, living in his dry scholarly world yet yearning for something more exciting. When her father dies and leaves her nearly penniless, Anne sets her sights on living the adventurous life of her dreams. Adventure finds her when, while waiting for a train in the …

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Evil Under the Sun by Agatha Christie (1941)

Hercule Poirot sits, surveying the beach of the Jolly Roger Hotel on secluded Smuggler’s Island. His fellow guests are oh so curious about the presence of the famous detective. He assures them that he is there “to spend the holiday. I do not even think of crime even.” Unfortunately for M. Poirot even on quiet …

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The Mystery of the Blue Train by Agatha Christie (1928)

On board the Blue Train, newly minted heiress Katherine Grey is bound for Nice, and a life far removed from that of the quiet lady’s companion she has been. En route, she becomes the unintended confident of American heiress Ruth Kettering. Ruth has left her husband, and is on her way to meet a former …

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Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie (1938)

The Lee's have been separated by hatred and secrets for many years. Now, at the whim of its patriarch Simeon Lee, the family has gathered at Gorston Hall for a traditional family Christmas. The gathering is a strained one marked by in-fighting, spurred on by Lee for his own entertainment. And then on Christmas Eve, …

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