A Talent for Murder

A Talent for Murder

A Novel

Book - 2017
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"Discover the real-life mystery centered on the queen of crime herself--Agatha Christie. In this ... novel, Christie's mysterious ten-day disappearance serves as the starting point, ... in which Christie herself is pulled into a case of blackmail and murder"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2017.
Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Copyright Date: ℗♭2017
ISBN: 9781501145063
Characteristics: 306 pages ; 24 cm


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Jan 29, 2018

Brilliant mystery novel,posing as the explanation for a 10 day 1926 disappearance of Agatha Christie,while simultaneously questioning whether her creative literary mind could be manipulated to commit crimes or evade the control of a doctor inspired by her book "The Murder of Roger Ackroyd" . Details of her marital problems with Archie Christie, the Surrey Constabulary's manhunt for her, and the death of a 20 year-year old Una Crowe are facts cleverly woven into the plot.

Oct 17, 2017

As a big fan of Agatha Christie, I did enjoy this book. It does hold a few surprises, which is the hallmark of her writing. If you like Christie's stories, I think you will enjoy this.


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