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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd: A Hercule Poirot Mystery - Agatha Christie
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd: A Hercule Poirot Mystery
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Roger Ackroyd knew too much. He knew that the woman he loved had poisoned her brutal first husband. He suspected also that someone had been blackmailing her. Then, tragically, came the news that she had taken her own life with a drug overdose. But the evening post brought Roger one last fatal... show more
Roger Ackroyd knew too much. He knew that the woman he loved had poisoned her brutal first husband. He suspected also that someone had been blackmailing her. Then, tragically, came the news that she had taken her own life with a drug overdose. But the evening post brought Roger one last fatal scrap of information. Unfortunately, before he could finish reading the letter, he was stabbed to death.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780062073563 (0062073567)
ASIN: 62073567
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 286
Edition language: English
Category:
Classics, Mystery
Series: Hercule Poirot (#4)
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BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
4.0 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
The house next door, The Larches, has recently been taken by a stranger. To Caroline’s extreme annoyance, she has not been able to find out anything about him, except that he is a foreigner. The Intelligence Corps has proved a broken reed. Presumably the man has milk and vegetables and joints of mea...
The better to see you, my dear
The better to see you, my dear rated it
4.5 Hah!
That was awesome! No wonder it caused sensation when it was published.
Wanda's Book Reviews
Wanda's Book Reviews rated it
4.5 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd / Agatha Christie
In the village of King's Abbot, a widow's sudden suicide sparks rumors that she murdered her first husband, was being blackmailed, and was carrying on a secret affair with the wealthy Roger Ackroyd. The following evening, Ackroyd is murdered in his locked study--but not before receiving a letter ide...
The Bookish Corner
The Bookish Corner rated it
5.0 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
Rating: 5 StarsThis was my first Hercule Poirot novel I read when I first got into Agatha Christie, 5 years ago. Actually it was my mom who recommended it to me. Anyway...I loved this book and I totally fell in love with Mr. Poirot's style for detecting."Always trust the little gray cells!"The end...
A Man With An Agenda
A Man With An Agenda rated it
4.0 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd is a classic country house mystery with nervous servants, untrustworthy relatives and hangers-on, and a nearby village bustling with gossip and opinions. Our narrator is the local Doctor who introduces the principal residents, including his sister who operates as the nerv...
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