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Dead Man's Folly - Agatha Christie
Dead Man's Folly
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Whilst organising a mock murder hunt for the village fete hosted by Sir George and Lady Stubbs, a feeling of dread settles on the famous crime novelist Adriane Oliver. Call it instinct, but it's a feeling she just can't explain...or get away from. In desperation she summons her old friend,... show more
Whilst organising a mock murder hunt for the village fete hosted by Sir George and Lady Stubbs, a feeling of dread settles on the famous crime novelist Adriane Oliver. Call it instinct, but it's a feeling she just can't explain...or get away from. In desperation she summons her old friend, Hercule Poirot -- and her instincts are soon proved correct when the 'pretend' murder victim is discovered playing the scene for real, a rope wrapped tightly around her neck.But it's the great detective who first discovers that in murder hunts, whether mock or real, everyone is playing a part.
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9780061744631 (0061744638)
ASIN: B000FCK9CM
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 240
Edition language: English
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Obsidian Blue
Obsidian Blue rated it
5.0 Dead Man's Folly
I thought this book from beginning to end was classic Agatha Christie. I was happy to read it, especially since it felt like the last few books have been hit or misses for me. This one has Hercule Poirot in it from beginning to end. Called in by Adriane Oliver because of a "feeling" she has, Poirot ...
Lost in Pages
Lost in Pages rated it
5.0 Dead Man's Folly
Title: Dead Man’s Folly Author: Agatha Christie Pages: 240 Year: 2014; originally published in 1956 Publisher: William Morrow (2014 reissue edition) This was a fresh breath down memory lane for me. I had read this book many years ago and had completely forgotten the culprit and the idiosyncras...
Lost in Pages
Lost in Pages rated it
5.0 Dead Man's Folly
Title: Dead Man’s Folly Author: Agatha Christie Pages: 240 Year: 2014; originally published in 1956 Publisher: William Morrow (2014 reissue edition) This was a fresh breath down memory lane for me. I had read this book many years ago and had completely forgotten the culprit and the idiosyncras...
Reading Through The World
Reading Through The World rated it
4.0 Dead Man's Folly
More of my favorite eggheaded Belgian detective! Love the setup for this one. Hercule Poirot's old friend, mystery novelist Ariadne Oliver, is coordinating a murder mystery party at an estate. She suspects she is being manipulated to set up the mystery for a real murder, and calls in her pal Poir...
Wandering through fiction
Wandering through fiction rated it
3.0 Dead Man's Folly
Felt like a very quick read, but that might just be because I've been avoiding packing!Murder mystery party meets real life murder.
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