After the Funeral
‘It’s been hushed up very nicely, hasn’t it? But he was murdered, wasn’t he?’ There are certain things that are best left unsaid. Though tragedy had touched the life of the wealthy Richard Abernethie, his sudden death seemed pretty unremarkable for a man of his age. So why would his sister wait... show more
‘It’s been hushed up very nicely, hasn’t it? But he was murdered, wasn’t he?’
There are certain things that are best left unsaid. Though tragedy had touched the life of the wealthy Richard Abernethie, his sudden death seemed pretty unremarkable for a man of his age. So why would his sister wait until his funeral to say he had been murdered?
When she is savagely killed with a hatchet the next day, her extraordinary remark suddenly takes on a chilling significance. In desperation, the family solicitor turns to Hercule Poirot to unravel the mystery…
źródło opisu: http://www.harpercollins.co.uk/titles/9780007562695/after-the-funeral
źródło okładki: http://www.harpercollins.co.uk/titles/9780007562695/after-the-funeral
Publish date: 2014-03
Edition language: English
Series: Hercule Poirot (#29)
Should murder make sense? Mr Entwhistle wondered. Academically the answer was yes. But many pointless crimes were on record. It depended, Mr Entwhistle reflected, on the mentality of the murderer. This was my first time reading After the Funeral, but, of course, it is the story that is loosely used...
Hercule Poirot, my favorite! No words need
Only read this book if you want to read all of the Poirot books. Otherwise skip it. Seriously.Some of the most despicable characters and an ending that had to be the dumbest one yet for a Christie novel.Once again we have very little Poirot to start with. This book starts at the reading of the will ...
I figured this book out and as I was patting myself on the back and high-fiving myself (because my husband and daughter could care less), when I figured out at the end I read it before. I guess I'm not as intelligent as I thought.
- Nie do wiary - rzekła Maude - że siostra Timothy'ego, jego własna siostra, mogła zostać zabita siekierą. Panu Entwhistle również wydawało się to niepojęte. Życie Timothy'ego było tak spokojne, iż czuło się, że jego krewni powinni niejako się do tego dostosować. - Wprowadź go, Georges - polecił. ...