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The Man in the Brown Suit - Agatha Christie
The Man in the Brown Suit
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Pretty, young Anne came to London for adventure. She found it immediately - on the platform of Hyde Park Corner tube station, where a thin man, reeking of mothballs, lost his balance and was electrocuted on the rails. The Scotland Yard verdict was accidental death. But Anne was not satisfied.
Pretty, young Anne came to London for adventure. She found it immediately - on the platform of Hyde Park Corner tube station, where a thin man, reeking of mothballs, lost his balance and was electrocuted on the rails. The Scotland Yard verdict was accidental death. But Anne was not satisfied.
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Format: library binding
ISBN: 9781567230321 (1567230326)
Publisher: Yestermorrow
Edition language: English
Category:
Classics, Mystery
Series: Colonel Race (#1)
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The Quilty Reader
The Quilty Reader rated it
4.0 Early Christie cross-over
The Man in the Brown Suit is a very early Christie, published in 1924 on the heels of the second Poirot mystery, Murder on the Links, and right before the first Superintendent Battle mystery, The Secret of Chimneys. In this one, she introduces the enigmatic Colonel Race, who subsequently appears in ...
Lillelara
Lillelara rated it
5.0 The Man in the Brown Suit
Anne Beddingfield longs for adventures and she gets her fair share of it when an oddly smelling man gets electrocuted on the rails of the subway. In AnneĀ“s eyes a man in a brown suit behaves oddly around the body and in pursuit of said man, Anne has to go beyond the borders of England to solve the m...
Malin
Malin rated it
5.0 #CBR7 Book 114: The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie
Anne Beddingfeld's father is a famous archaeologist and anthropologist. He dies, leaving Anne mostly penniless, but hungry for adventure. She kindly rejects the proposal of the village doctor and accepts her father's solicitor's invitation to stay with him and his wife for a time in London. Shortly ...
Shelf Indulgence
Shelf Indulgence rated it
3.0 The Man in the Brown Suit
I was a little disappointed that this is a whole separate story from Symphony, with only a brief reference in the first chapter to the events that took place in the first volume of the series. I was hoping it would be a more legitimate series, with the same core characters appearing in all the novel...
dianeh92345
dianeh92345 rated it
4.0 The Man in the Brown Suit
It was hard to rate this book. It didn't seem like an 'Agatha Christie' type of mystery so I was somewhat disappointed. However, for a spy thriller with some romance thrown in, it was really well done. So I averaged my rating to four stars. However, if you like cozy mysteries, it would be worth thr...
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