The Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple)

The Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple)

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Paperback | English,french
ISBN13: 9780008196516
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Agatha Christie's first ever Miss Marple mystery, reissued with a striking new cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.

'Anyone who murdered Colonel Protheroe,' declared the parson, brandishing a carving knife above a joint of roast beef, `would be doing the world at large a service!'

It was a careless remark for a man of the cloth. And one which was to come back and haunt the clergyman just a few hours later. From seven potential murderers, Miss Marple must seek out the suspect who has both motive and opportunity.

Type Book
Number Of Pages 304
Item Height 22 mm
Item Width 129 mm
Item Weight 210 Gram
Product Dimensions 129 x 22 x 196
Publisher HarperCollins
Format Paperback | 304

`Joan Hickson - you can't beat her, you know. So enjoy this not-so-fluffy old lady doing her Marple thing. Genius.' Time Out

The acknowledged queen of detective fiction.
Observer

When she really hits her stride, as she does here, she is hard to surpass.
Saturday Review of Literature

Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became, quite simply, the best-selling novelist in history. Her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, written towards the end of the First World War, introduced us to Hercule Poirot, who was to become the most popular detective in crime fiction since Sherlock Holmes. She is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in 100 foreign languages. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 19 plays, and six novels under the name of Mary Westmacott.