Hercule Poirot's Christmas: A Hercule Poirot Mystery
Pages no: 500
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Mystery Thriller
, Murder Mystery
This will definitely become one of my annual christmas reads, I had such a blast reading this story about a dysfunctional family and the repercussions a toxic christmas feast brings to them. The patriarch of the family, Simeon Lee, is a true devil. The solution to the mystery was a bit of let down...
Motives for Murder: A fortune in uncut diamonds, hidden by an eccentric old man - A woman's love, too freely given - A business empire built on ruthlessness. Each of them may have been a motive for the brutal slaying of wealthy old Simeon Lee. Coupled with Lee's family, each member of which hated hi...
I picked "Hercule Poirot's Christmas" as part of a read-my-way-into-the-Christmas-spirit effort but this book is definitely not a cosy Christmas read. It was though, thoroughly entertaining, at least up until the denouement which was clumsily presented, incredibly contrived and more than a little di...
~*Full review on The Bent Bookworm!*~All the Hercule Poirot novels can, in my opinion, be read as standalones. That said, this is considered (at least by GoodReads) to be the 20th Hercule Poirot novel. As such it definitely will appeal MORE to those who have already become attached to the little Bel...
Another indelible part of my annual Christmas routine, both in print and by way of its screen adaptation starring David Suchet. Here's my review of the latter: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ It is supposed to be a quiet holiday, Hercule Poirot's Christmas, with a simple repa...
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