The Hollow (Hercule Poirot Series)

The Hollow (Hercule Poirot Series)

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by Agatha Christie
     
 

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A weekend party at the Angkatell's estate, The Hollow, is the perfect prescription for physician John Christow. The celebrated doctor longs for a little R & R and a rendezvous with his mistress, Henrietta. But romantic rivalry complicates the country escapes as the doctor dodges both his wife and actress Veronica Cray. Famous crime man Hercule Poirot arrives to find…  See more details below

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A weekend party at the Angkatell's estate, The Hollow, is the perfect prescription for physician John Christow. The celebrated doctor longs for a little R & R and a rendezvous with his mistress, Henrietta. But romantic rivalry complicates the country escapes as the doctor dodges both his wife and actress Veronica Cray. Famous crime man Hercule Poirot arrives to find Dr. Christow Permanently ectricated from his affairs by a revolver at close range. Love triangles and strange alliances quadruple the complexity of this classic Christie.

Editorial Reviews

New York Times
The Hollow is Agatha Christie at her best.
New York Herald Tribune
A splendid mystery.
San Francisco Chronicle
The best Christie in years.
Michel Houellebecq
“A strange, poignant book; these are deep waters, with powerful undercurrents.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780553350500
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/1986
Series:
Hercule Poirot Series
Pages:
240

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Michel Houellebecq
“A strange, poignant book; these are deep waters, with powerful undercurrents.”

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.

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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