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What links these fascinating cases? Only the brilliant deductive powers of Hercule Poirot! . The mystery of the absurdly cheap flat. The abduction of a prime minister. A phone call from a dying man. A million dollar bond robbery. Then came the “suicide” that was murder.
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The story starts with hastings spending time with his good friend John Cavendish in their manor in Styles, England. But once it is known that there is a murderer among them and all suspects are hiding some facts about themselves, Hastings quickly calls upon his most trusted friend, Monsieur Hercule Poirot.
The plot takes place with a lot of research and calculations which can, sometimes annoy the reader. But the culmination of such rigorous technicality is a book which, at the end of the day, can make you go “Wow. This book contains many elements that have become icons of the Golden Generation of Detective Fiction, largely due to Christie’s influence.
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This book defines the quote, “The best way to hide something is in plain sight.
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The Mysterious Affair at Styles AmazonClassics Edition Hercule Poirot Book 1 #ad - Revised edition: previously published as The Mysterious Affair at Styles, this edition of The Mysterious Affair at Styles AmazonClassics Edition includes editorial revisions. Emily Inglethorp has been poisoned. And it seems everyone at styles Court, from the hired help to family members, had a motive—and the means.
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. Hercule poirot is called on to investigate the murder of a brother and sister, in this classic Agatha Christie mystery now available in an updated edition with a foreword Sophie Hannah. He was murdered, wasn’t he?”when cora lansquenet is savagely murdered, the extraordinary remark she had made the previous day at her brother Richard’s funeral suddenly takes on a chilling significance.
After the Funeral: Hercule Poirot Investigates Hercule Poirot series Book 29 #ad - . At the reading of richard’s will, “It’s been hushed up very nicely, Cora was clearly heard to say, hasn’t it.
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Lord Edgware Dies: A Hercule Poirot Mystery Hercule Poirot series Book 9 #ad - . His estranged actress wife was seen visiting him just before his death and Hercule Poirot himself heard her brag of her plan to “get rid” of him. But how could she have stabbed lord edgware in his library at exactly the same time she was seen dining with friends? It’s a case that almost proves to be too much for the great Poirot.