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Hallowe'en Party - Agatha Christie
Hallowe'en Party
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A teenage murder witness is drowned in a tub of apples... At a Hallowe'en party, Joyce - a hostile thirteen-year-old - boasts that she once witnessed a murder. When no-one believes her, she storms off home. But within hours her body is found, still in the house, drowned in an apple-bobbing tub.... show more
A teenage murder witness is drowned in a tub of apples...

At a Hallowe'en party, Joyce - a hostile thirteen-year-old - boasts that she once witnessed a murder. When no-one believes her, she storms off home. But within hours her body is found, still in the house, drowned in an apple-bobbing tub.

That night, Hercule Poirot is called in to find the `evil presence'. But first he must establish whether he is looking for a murderer or a double-murderer...
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780007120680 (0007120680)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Series: Hercule Poirot (#36)
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Mike Finn - Audio Book Junkie
Mike Finn - Audio Book Junkie rated it
3.0 "Hallowe'en Party - Hercule Poirot #39" by Agatha Christie
In my mind, courtesy of all those Miss Marple and Poirot TV series, I think of Agatha Christie as writing contemporaneously about England between the wars, still hanging on to its empire and with upper-class privilege unchallenged. In reality, Agatha Christie continued to publish crime novels into...
Jennifer's Books
Jennifer's Books rated it
4.0 Hallowe'en Party
I think this may be the first Christie book that I've read that was set later in her career. It was interesting to see the changes in dialogue and story line in a book first published in 1969 and those by the same author that were originally published a couple of decades or so earlier. It was also...
The Bookish Corner
The Bookish Corner rated it
5.0 Hallowe'en Party
Rating: 5 StarsThis book has been an annual read for me around Halloween for the past 4 years. I love this book! The story never gets old. When I first read it, the ending was a complete shocker...totally unexpected! Even though I've read this book many times one know what to expect, I still ver...
Tannat
Tannat rated it
2.0 Hallowe'en Party by Agatha Christie
Series: Hercule Poirot #36 This was a really mediocre Poirot. I suppose the underlying mystery was somewhat interesting, but it was buried under a whole lot of musings on how degenerate the youth of the day are and how many mentally disturbed people are running around free in present day society (...
BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
4.0 Hallowe'en Party
Ever had a bite at a nice red juicy apple and there, down by the core, something rather nasty rears itself up and wags its head at you? Those damned apples!They're Aridane Oliver's weak spot, and in this story, bobbing for apples is a dangerous game. This is the third time I've read Hallowe'en Pa...
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