Most widely held works about Hugh Fraser
Most widely held works by Hugh Fraser
And then there were none by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 755 libraries worldwide
When ten people arrive on private Indian Island off England's southwest coast, lured to a mansion by invitations from a mysterious host, terror mounts as one guest after another is murdered, in a classic whodunit that is an elaboration of the famous children's rhyme "Ten Little Indians."
The A.B.C. murders by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
In one of Christie's most twisted tales, Poirot must navigate the mind of a serial killer as he systematically kills his way through the alphabet.
Agatha Christie's Poirot. Collector's set 5 ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
Three episodes of the impeccably turned-out diminutive Belgian sleuth. With the his razor sharp mind and the aid of the affable Captain Hastings, Poirot unravels the thorniest cases without mussing a hair of his famously sculpted mustache. Set in the elegance 1930's England, the series also includes Chief Inspector Japp and Miss Lemon.
The big four by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 498 libraries worldwide
They are formidable enemies in their own rights: a French scientist, an American millionaire, a brilliant Chinese gentleman, and a master of disguise. But together they are the Big Four, a partnership with one simple goal, murder. Hercule Poirot has never come up against an opponent so vicious, or so deadly.
Cards on the table by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
An unusual invitation to dinner and an evening of bridge turns into a murder investigation for Hercule Poirot.
One, two, buckle my shoe by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
A popular dentist is gunned down and a broken shoe buckle is the key to solving the murder.
Murder in Mesopotamia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
An archeologist's beautiful but unpopular wife is murdered while the couple is in Iraq excavating an historical site. At the request of local authorities a vacationing Hercule Poirot takes on the case.
Classic cartoon favorites. Volume 3, Starring Goofy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Goofy is the wackiest hound dog, and he returns in a hilarious collection of his greatest cartoon shorts. The whole family will enjoy Goofy's patented brand of comedy chaos. Travel to the circus as Goofy matches wits with Delores the Elephant (guess who wins?) in "The big wash", and laugh out loud when the lovable loser leaves his house in shambles after helping out with the household chores in "Father's day off."
The draughtsman's contract ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Mr. Neville, a young draughtsman, is persuaded to accept a very strange commission: 12 drawings of a country estate in exchange for money and sexual favours. This simple arrangement soon spirals out of control and Mr. Neville finds himself as the prime suspect in a bizarre murder mystery.
The secret of chimneys by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Easy-going adventurer Anthony Cade becomes caught in a quagmire of intrigue, murder, romance, and the fate of a nation, when he accepts a highly paid job to convey the scandalous memoirs of the Count of Herzoslovakia to a publisher in London.
Hickory dickory dock by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 libraries worldwide
An outbreak of kleptomania at a student hostel is not normally the sort of crime that arouses Hercule Poirot's interest. However, the warden of the hostel is his secretary Miss Lemon's sister, and efficient Miss Lemon is less than efficient when worried. To set her mnid at ease--and decrease the number of mistakes in her typing--he agrees to meet with Mrs. Hubbard. But Poirot soon has more than a possible petty theif on his hands when murder enters the picture.
The mysterious affair at styles ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Set in the summer of 1917, the story follows the war-wounded Captain Arthur Hastings to the Styles St. Mary estate of his friend John Cavendish. The Cavendish household is wrought with tension due to the marriage of John's widowed mother to a suspicious younger man. Hastings runs into his old friend Hercule Poirot In the village. When the estate's trouble turns deadly, the friends unite to solve a most baffling case.
Appointment with death by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
When a holiday tour of the Holy Land ends in murder, Hercule Poirot must find out who was desperate enough to kill a tyrannical mother of four.
The ABC murders ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 388 libraries worldwide
Belgium sleuth Hercule Poirot untangles a baffling mystery of a murderer who announces his next victims through a series of letters each addressed to the detective himself.
Thirteen at dinner by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
"Bewitching actress Jane Wilkinson wants a divorce, but her husband, Lord Edgware, refuses. She implores Hercule Poirot to use his famed tact and logic to make her case. Laughing, she tells Poirot if he fails she may have to bump off her husband herself. But it is no laughing matter when Lord Edgware is murdered, a well-placed knife wound at the base of his neck. It will take the precise Poirot to sort out the lies from the alibis-- and find the criminal before another victim dies."--Container.
Death in the clouds by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
When a woman is murdered with the venom-dipped dart of a South African blow-gun on a routine flight over the English Channel, none of the other passengers witness anything, including Hercule Poirot, who had been fifteen feet away from the victim.
Peril at End House by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Time-tested mystery writer Agatha Christie presents her classic 1932 novel Peril at End House. Here, renowned detective Hercule Poirot and his partner Authur Hastings vacation on the Cornish coast where they encounter a beautiful woman named Nick Buckley, whose life is in danger.
Sharpe's mission ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
British officer Richard Sharpe joins Colonel Brand travelling behind enemy lines to blow up a French gun powder magazine.
Mrs. McGinty's dead by Agatha Christie ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Mrs. McGinty is dead and everyone suspects James Bentley, her slightly shifty lodger. In fact, James is facing a trial for an almost certain open-and-shut case. But Superintendent Spence is suspicious enough to ask for Hercule Poirot's assistance. Soon, the seemingly simple situation turns into a complex web of lies and hidden identities. Novelist Ariadne Oliver joins the hunt to find the real murderer.
Spider's web by Charles Osborne ( Recording )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Clarissa's efforts to dispose of the corpse in her drawing room before her husband arrives with an important foreign dignitary are threatened by the arrival of a police officer who has come in response to an anonymous tip about a murder.
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