The Big Four (Hercule Poirot Series)

The Big Four (Hercule Poirot Series)

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by Agatha Christie
     
 

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The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters—brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room mysteries, and perplexing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In her… See more details below

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The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters—brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room mysteries, and perplexing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. In her classic The Big Four, the great Poirot is caught up in a deadly game of international intrigue as he races to uncover the strange mystery of “Number Four.”

Editorial Reviews

The Observer (UK)
“The acknowledged queen of detective fiction.”
Dorothy L. Sayers
“It is always a delight to meet Hercule Poirot again. He is one of the few detectives with real charm.”
Times Literary Supplement
Agatha Christie's powers of invention...never fail her.
New York Times
Agatha Christie is one of our most satisfying novelists.
Library Journal
First time on audio, super sleuth Hercule Poirot tracks down an international quartet of criminals. Read by Hugh Fraser. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062073877
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
08/30/2011
Series:
Hercule Piorot Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
206,016
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976. Sophie Hannah is the internationally bestselling author of nine psychological thrillers, which have been published in more than 20 countries and adapted for television. Sophie is an Honorary Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge, and as a poet has been shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 15, 1890
Date of Death:
January 12, 1976
Place of Birth:
Torquay, Devon, England
Education:
Home schooling
Website:
http://www.agathachristie.com

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