The Island: A Short Story

The Island: A Short Story

by Agatha Christie
     
 

Previously published in the print anthology Star Over Bethlehem: Poems and Holiday Stories.

Two men arrive on an isolated island, having been told that the Queen of Heaven lives there. The locals send them to a croft where a woman named Mary lives with a man named John. However, when the strangers arrive at Mary's door, she tells them that no

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Previously published in the print anthology Star Over Bethlehem: Poems and Holiday Stories.

Two men arrive on an isolated island, having been told that the Queen of Heaven lives there. The locals send them to a croft where a woman named Mary lives with a man named John. However, when the strangers arrive at Mary's door, she tells them that no such Queen lives on the island …

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062303233
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
12/10/2013
Sold by:
HARPERCOLLINS
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
100
Sales rank:
815,977
File size:
937 KB

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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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