Poirot and the Regatta Mystery

Poirot and the Regatta Mystery

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by Agatha Christie
     
 

Available for the first time in the U.S., this retelling of “The Regatta Mystery” features Hercule Poirot at his finest. A diamond merchant and his party step off their yacht to enjoy the festivities at shore. But when the youngest member of the party, Eve Leathern, decides to play a trick with a £30,000 diamond named The Morning Star, the fun

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Overview

Available for the first time in the U.S., this retelling of “The Regatta Mystery” features Hercule Poirot at his finest. A diamond merchant and his party step off their yacht to enjoy the festivities at shore. But when the youngest member of the party, Eve Leathern, decides to play a trick with a £30,000 diamond named The Morning Star, the fun suddenly escalates into a dramatic jewel theft. The most suspected member of the party begs Hercule Poirot to solve the disappearance of the valuable gem, pleading that he is not the thief. But if he isn’t, who is?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062129598
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
09/27/2011
Series:
Hercule Poirot Series
Sold by:
HARPERCOLLINS
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
100
Sales rank:
71,750
File size:
3 MB

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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Poirot and the Regatta Mystery 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 17 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Out of 23 pages, the story itself was only 14.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
IT IS 23 PAGES!!!!!!!
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
As with all Agatha Christie stories, it's very good. This one doesn't go into the detail some of her others do. But it is a great short story.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Just like all Agatha Christie, Poirot mystery books it is a page turner for sure. Love all the Poirot mystery books.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Agatha Christie will always be Agatha Christie, and Hercule Peroit will always be Hercule Peroit, even though this, by no means, could ever be said to be my favorite story. But, for 23 (almost) pages, it wasn't bad.
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Not what I expected from an Agatha Christie. Interesting, quick read.
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I thought this was pretty good for a short story.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A very short story!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sometimes confusing.