Murder on the Orient Express
Just after midnight, a snowstorm stops the Orient Express dead in its tracks in the middle of Yugoslavia. The luxurious train is surprisingly full for this time of year. But by morning there is one passenger less. A 'respectable American gentleman' lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen... show more
Just after midnight, a snowstorm stops the Orient Express dead in its tracks in the middle of Yugoslavia. The luxurious train is surprisingly full for this time of year. But by morning there is one passenger less. A 'respectable American gentleman' lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside . . . Hercule Poirot is also aboard, having arrived in the nick of time to claim a second-class compartment -- and the most astounding case of his illustrious career.
Publish date: 2003-10-28
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 201
Edition language: English
Series: Hercule Poirot (#10)
Książki Agathy Christie były w moim domu zawsze. Najpierw czytała je mama potem ja. Dla mnie to mistrzyni kryminału, morderstwa i oczywiście arszeniku. Głównym bohaterem jest Herkules Poirot, który rozwiązał kolejną sprawę, z Aleppo udaje się do Stambułu, gdzie ma zabawić parę dni. Jednak Londyn pos...
Still as much fun as ever. David Suchet obviously is Poirot -- but this is the one audio recording where he is equally obviously having the time of his life with the rest of the cast in an "Alec Guinness in Kind Hearts and Coronets" manner, and I'm enjoying being along for the ride every single sec...
Hercule Poirot hat gerade noch ein Abteil im Orientexpress bekommen, weil der Zug für die Jahreszeit regelrecht überfüllt ist. Allerdings kann er sich auf der Reise nicht gemütlich zurücklehnen, weil ein Mord während der Nacht geschehen ist."Mord im Orientexpress" ist ein berühmt-berüchtigter Klassi...
Series: Hercule Poirot #10 This book is delightful to revisit via audio. It's a marvellous story set on a train stuck in the snow in Yugoslavia where Poirot just happens to be at the right moment to solve the mystery. Christie is in fine form with Poirot's little Frenchisms. One that particularly ...
Although I recall seeing David Suchet's Hercule Poirot on the TV series Poirot, this is the first Agatha Christie I've read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. A passenger is killed while lying in the bed of his sleeping car one night, and by coincidence, one of his fellow passenger on the same car is th...