The Murder at the Vicarage
The mystery that introduced Miss Jane Marple to the world. Almost everyone in St. Mary Mead hated Colonel Protheroe, so his murder doesn't come as a surprise. There's an embarrassing numbers of suspects--from the unfaithful Mrs. Protheroe and her lover to the vicar and his young wife. But Miss... show more
The mystery that introduced Miss Jane Marple to the world. Almost everyone in St. Mary Mead hated Colonel Protheroe, so his murder doesn't come as a surprise. There's an embarrassing numbers of suspects--from the unfaithful Mrs. Protheroe and her lover to the vicar and his young wife. But Miss Jane Marple has a bold plan to catch the killer . . . and shocks the police by succeeding.
Publish date: March 17th 2009
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 228
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Mystery Thriller
, Cozy Mystery
, Murder Mystery
CYKL: "PANNA MARPLE" (TOM 1)"Morderstwo na plebanii" otwiera cykl książek Christie, której główną bohaterką jest Panna Marple. Owe Morderstwo to też - można by rzec - pierwsza "sprawa" miłej starszej Pani. Może też dlatego jest w tej książce tak mało panny Marple...Wydarzenia opowiadane są głównie z...
My first Miss Marple story was tremendous fun, although I do wish she'd gotten a little more face time. I have to spoiler tag most of my review though. [spoiler] OK the guilty parties definitely took me by surprise. Like Inspector Slack, I was completely taken in by the false confessions and the ...
"The Murder At The Vicarage" is a sparkling virtual locked room mystery, filled with benevolent humour and illuminated by the first appearance of the formidable Miss Marple. Perhaps it's because I've only seen Miss Marple in TV series and in films but I expected her to be in the first scene ...
I don’t feel the need to do an actual review for this one, so instead I’ll just say that Jane Marple is my favorite character that ever came out of Agatha Christie’s mind. As the good vicar said: If I were at any time to set out on a career of deceit, it would be of Miss Marple that I should be afr...
The first Miss Marple mystery that showcases a different Miss Marple than the one I am used to. This one seems nosy and at times to have ill meanings/feelings. However, in the end we get to see our first glimpse of Nemesis in action with her wanting the person or persons responsible for the murder o...
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