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Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An invitation to lunch with Lucy Angkatell and her family turns into one of Poirot's most difficult cases, when a man is murdered almost in front of his eyes. Confronted by the dead man's wife, holding the gun that appears to have killed him, it looks like a simple open-and-shut case. But as Poirot investigates, the case becomes more complex. First the gun turns out not to be the murder weapon, and then it seems  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
ISBN: 0002313243 9780002313247
OCLC Number: 44058601
Notes: Originally published: London : Collins, 1946.
Description: 232 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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Lucy Angkatell invited Hercule Poirot to lunch. To tease the detective, her guests stage a mock murder beside the swimming pool. Unfortunately, the victim plays the scene for real. As his blood drips  Read more...

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"A grade-A plot -- the best Christie in years" San Francisco Chronicle

 
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