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The Murder at the Vicarage - Agatha Christie
The Murder at the Vicarage
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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.
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9780061749919 (0061749915)
ASIN: B000FC12XW
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 228
Edition language: English
Series: Miss Marple (#1)
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Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
5.0 Murder at the Vicarage - Agatha Christie
Miss Marple is such a wonderful idea. She's smart, but overlooked by society who's willing to use her skills without giving her any credit. Lucky thing she didn't decide to go over to the dark side, eh? Since I can't remember anything about it without reading the blurb, it must be time for a re-read...
Papyrus to Datapad
Papyrus to Datapad rated it
5.0 The Murder at the Vicarage
I am a huge fan of Agatha Christie, in particular the Poirot novels and stories, and it goes without saying that she was, and still is, the grand master of the art of the puzzle mystery. Each story and crime made up of interlocking events, motives and clues, all combining by the end into a finished ...
Jennifer | Book Den
Jennifer | Book Den rated it
3.0 Murder at the Vicarage
3.5 stars
Literary Ames
Literary Ames rated it
3.0 The Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple #1) by Agatha Christie
Surprisingly Miss Marple isn’t the protagonist, instead it’s a self-deprecating vicar with a dry sense of humour in his middle years who married in haste to his young wife and is repenting at leisure. He proposed to her after knowing her a day. A day! He’s so humble he claims his own sermons are dul...
The Butler Did It
The Butler Did It rated it
5.0 Murder at the Vicarage-Introducing Miss Marple!
"The young people think the old people are fools; but the old people know the young people are fools!" And thus we are introduced to Miss Marple, one on the most famous amateur sleuths in literature.When Colonel Protheroe is murdered in the study at the Vicarage in St. Mary Meade, suspects are many....
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