And Then There Were None
First there were ten--a curious assortment of strangers summoned as weekend guests to a private island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unkonwn to all of them, is nowhere to be found. All that the guests have in common is a wicked past they're unwilling to... show more
First there were ten--a curious assortment of strangers summoned as weekend guests to a private island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unkonwn to all of them, is nowhere to be found. All that the guests have in common is a wicked past they're unwilling to reveal--and a secret that will seal their fate. For each has been marked for murder. One by one they fall prey. Before the weekend is out, there will be none. And only the dead are above suspicion.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 13th 2001
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
Pages no: 275
Edition language: English
This book gets better and better with each reread and knowing how this book ends doesn´t take anything away from it. With every page the tension increases, the characters slowly descend into madness and the ending is absolutely brilliant. I have always been hesitant with a five star rating for And...
This is my fourth time reading this, and it just doesn't get old. Even knowing the who, the how, and the why doesn't lessen the enjoyment. This is the 3rd time I've read this book for Halloween Bingo. It's only surpassed by the Tom Mison-narrated audiobook of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, which I'v...
Ten people of different professions and social statuses receive an unusual invitation from a certain millionaire named U.N. Owen. The invitation requires them to stay for a week in a private Indian Island.
Here are the posts I made in the past about both the print version and the audiobook. I say "posts," because I hesitate to call either a review.
Ah, this classic never gets old. I opted for the audio version this time around, and was pleasantly surprised at how well Dan Stevens depicts each one of the characters. I think his John Wargrave was my favorite! 5 stars to this mysterious story. Always and forever. Country House Mystery square ...