Cat Among the Pigeons
The new-look series of Hercule Poirot books for the 21st century. Late one night, two teachers investigate a mysterious flashing light in the sports pavilion, while the rest of the school sleeps. There, among the lacrosse sticks, they stumble upon the body of the unpopular games mistress - shot... show more
The new-look series of Hercule Poirot books for the 21st century. Late one night, two teachers investigate a mysterious flashing light in the sports pavilion, while the rest of the school sleeps. There, among the lacrosse sticks, they stumble upon the body of the unpopular games mistress - shot through the heart from point blank range. The school is thrown into chaos when the 'cat' strikes again. Unfortunately, schoolgirl Julia Upjohn knows too much. In particular, she knows that without Hercule Poirot's help, she will be the next victim -
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: July 5th 2005
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
Series: Hercule Poirot (#32)
Even if I joined in pretty late in the game, the three weeks during which I managed to follow the Reading Away the Pandemic Buddy Read were a fun experience. I've done some Buddy Reads with other people in read life, but never online, and it went better than I would have imagined. The only thing I...
Series: Hercule Poirot #33 Although not a stellarly crafted mystery, it was enjoyable overall. I wasn’t a fan of the structure, where we got so much background before getting to the mystery or murder and about two thirds of the book until we saw Poirot where he basically just snapped his fingers a...
CYKL: "HERKULES POIROT" (TOM 32) Wielowątkowy kryminał Agathy Christie. Barwna opowieść, głównie dzięki zmianom klimatu: trochę orientu, trochę angielskiej szkoły dla dziewcząt. I jak to zwykle bywa u Christie: morderstwa, tajemnicze zniknięcia. Śledztwo prowadzi między innymi niejaki inspektor ...
Perhaps not a very satisfying mystery but an entertaining novel about strong, resourceful women. "The Cat Among The Pigeons" is a book with a sprawling plot and a mostly transparent plot that is rescued and made quite entertaining by a cast of, to use Christie's term, "most unusual" women. Alth...
AudiobookThe story reminded me a lot of a Josephine Tey book. I wonder who wrote it first. I enjoyed it. Hugh Fraser was the narrator. He did his normal wonderful job.