Motive v. Opportunity: A Miss Marple Short Story

Motive v. Opportunity: A Miss Marple Short Story

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by Agatha Christie
     
 

At a meeting of the Tuesday Night Club, attorney Mr. Petherick relates an incident involving the late Simon Clode, a wealthy client. Obsessed by his granddaughter's death, Clode turned to spiritualist Eurydice Spragg to contact her in the afterlife, and then decided to write a new will leaving Eurydice as the benefactor and excluding his family. To everyone's

Overview

At a meeting of the Tuesday Night Club, attorney Mr. Petherick relates an incident involving the late Simon Clode, a wealthy client. Obsessed by his granddaughter's death, Clode turned to spiritualist Eurydice Spragg to contact her in the afterlife, and then decided to write a new will leaving Eurydice as the benefactor and excluding his family. To everyone's surprise, when the envelope containing the will is opened, the paper is blank. The Tuesday Night Club goes on the case…

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062211019
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
05/08/2012
Series:
Miss Marple Mysteries
Sold by:
HARPERCOLLINS
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
100
Sales rank:
124,642
File size:
856 KB

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Meet the Author

Agatha Christie is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in English with another billion in over 70 foreign languages. She is the most widely published author of all time and in any language, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 20 plays, and six novels written under the name of Mary Westmacott.

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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Motive v. Opportunity: A Miss Marple Short Story 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Charming
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Too short 15 pages but still Agatha.
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donnfo More than 1 year ago
Oh, cmon, AC is in a class by herself!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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