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The Big Four - Agatha Christie
The Big Four
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An emaciated stranger approaches Hercule Poirot, shouts a warning about "the big four" and drops dead. Who knew Poirot's inquiry into the man's odd behavior would lead to an underground laboratory, an insane asylum, and rumors of a secret weapon?
An emaciated stranger approaches Hercule Poirot, shouts a warning about "the big four" and drops dead. Who knew Poirot's inquiry into the man's odd behavior would lead to an underground laboratory, an insane asylum, and rumors of a secret weapon?
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780425098820 (0425098826)
Publisher: Berkley
Pages no: 198
Edition language: English
Series: Hercule Poirot (#5)
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Lillelara
Lillelara rated it
2.0 The Big Four
This book reads like a weird James Bond - Inspector Clouseau - Sherlock Holmes mashup. Does this make the book any better? No, it doesn´t. The Big Four is a bad novel and as the story progressed it became more and more ridiculous. I can´t necessarily complain about the characters as they are prett...
BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
2.0 The Big Four
‘But Poirot— why?’ This is possibly the most appropriate quotation I can choose to describe the book. The Big Four has one of the silliest plots of Christie's books which is based on Poirot and Hastings engaging in international crime and espionage - much in the same way that Holmes and Watson d...
Tannat
Tannat rated it
2.0 The Big Four
I expected more from Agatha Christie. Steer clear of the 1920s James Bond style super-villains in this one.
Moonlight Reader
Moonlight Reader rated it
2.0 The Worst Poirot I've Read
Grumpy reader is grumpy. Previously, I noted that I was in the process of rereading the Poirot canon. If they all sucked like this book sucked, I'd throw in the towel. Fortunately, The Big Four is a rare clunker by an author who usually provides a good read. I can't even explain this book. It in...
Lindsay's Book Log
Lindsay's Book Log rated it
4.0 The Big Four
When I was growing up my best friend was obsessed with Agatha Christie. At his behest my other two besties and I read this book and quickly started referring to ourselves at the big four. Now many many years later, I really didn't remember anything about the book other than it being about a group of...
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