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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot Series)

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5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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This was my first real mystery book and I read it only for a school project. I had assumed it would be a real chore to read but I loved it. The beginning was really boring but after awhile I got really into it. When the ending came I had no idea, no idea. I had assumed ...
This was my first real mystery book and I read it only for a school project. I had assumed it would be a real chore to read but I loved it. The beginning was really boring but after awhile I got really into it. When the ending came I had no idea, no idea. I had assumed the killer would be fairly obvious and I had my theory but the conclusion really caught me by surprise. The ending really made the story. And I'd definitely read it again even without the urging of a teacher.

posted by Anonymous on July 14, 2005

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1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Good read,but don't buy this one

Great book.That's why this version is so insulting,they chopped out the drawing the author intended.

posted by Anonymous on April 20, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 14, 2005

    Avid reader

    This was my first real mystery book and I read it only for a school project. I had assumed it would be a real chore to read but I loved it. The beginning was really boring but after awhile I got really into it. When the ending came I had no idea, no idea. I had assumed the killer would be fairly obvious and I had my theory but the conclusion really caught me by surprise. The ending really made the story. And I'd definitely read it again even without the urging of a teacher.

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2013

    Fun to read

    one of her best

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 6, 2012

    The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

    This book is an amazing classic!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 21, 2003

    Incredibly Good Narrative Strategy and Ending!

    Though the ingredients of the book are incredibly pathetic and trivial but the narrative strategy ,that is, in first person is intelligently sketched out and makes this novel interesting.Also,a smart effort made to get into the psyche of Dr. Sheppard..!!

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