For those wondering what Agatha Christie thought about the holidays and winter, in general, tuck into a hot beverage and this collection of stories. And leave the front porch light on.
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An all-new collection of winter-themed stories from the Queen of Mystery, just in time for the holidays—including the original version of “Christmas Adventure,” never before released in the United States!
There’s a chill in the air and the days are growing shorter . . . It’s the perfect time to curl up in front of a crackling fire with these wintry whodunits from the legendary Agatha Christie. But beware of deadly snowdrifts and dangerous gifts, poisoned meals and mysterious guests. This chilling compendium of short stories—some featuring beloved detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple—is an essential omnibus for Christie fans and the perfect holiday gift for mystery lovers.
“Agatha Christie [is] the maestro of murder tales.” —People
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, after a prolific career spanning six decades.
Deadly blizzards, secluded locations, looming danger — snowbound settings and thrillers are just made for each other. And what’s better than getting cozy with a spine-tingling mystery when there’s a crisp chill in the air? Not much. Grab a steamy beverage and settle in with these 10 heart-racing snowbound thrillers, the perfect retreat for all those long winter nights.