A Pocket Full of Rye
Publish date: June 14th 2011
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
Series: Miss Marple (#7)
...when a beautiful, wild and charming man is the culprit. A complicated plot, the most common motive of it all and a sad end.
A Pocketful of Rye was first published in 1953, and is one of the Miss Marple novels. I never enjoy the Marples quite so much as I enjoy the Poirots, although I'm not sure why since I actually find Poirot annoying much of the time. This was a fun one, though. Christie builds her murders around the...
Sing a song of sixpence,A pocket full of rye.Four and twenty blackbirds,Baked in a pie.When the pie was opened,The birds began to sing;Wasn't that a dainty dish,To set before the king?The king was in his counting house,Counting out his money;The queen was in the parlour,Eating bread and honey.The ma...
I enjoyed it a lot. I really like Christie's style of writing. The whole plot makes me guess "who did it" while reading. And it is really nice concept to put such a person like Miss Marple between crime scenes and murder mysteries. I highly recommend it !
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