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Agatha Christie's true crime inspirations : stranger than fiction

Author: Mike Holgate
Publisher: Stroud : History Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fact proves far stranger than fiction in this collection of events that either influenced the works of the world's most popular mystery writer or affected the lives of many famous personalities involved in her long career. There are also examples of how Christie's books themselves became the unknowing inspiration for real life crimes, or how people reading them have been inspired to solve crimes.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Agatha Christie; Agatha Christie; Agatha Christie
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Holgate
ISBN: 9780752455396 0752455397
OCLC Number: 615865840
Description: 127 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Stranger than fiction :
Responsibility: Mike Holgate.

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