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Murder on the Orient Express

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2007.
Series: Poirot, bk. 10.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Simon Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. One of his fellow passengers must be the murderer. Isolated by the storm and with a killer in the midst, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer amongst a dozen of the dead man's enemies, before  Read more...
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Genre/Form: 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: 0007119313 9780007119318
OCLC Number: 47150351
Notes: Originally published: Collins, 1934.
"Agatha Chrisite signature edition."
Description: 347 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Poirot, bk. 10.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.
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Agatha Christie's most famous murder mystery, reissued with a striking new cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.  Read more...

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"Need it be said - the little grey cells solve once more the seemingly insoluble. Mrs Christie makes an improbable tale very real, and keeps her readers enthralled and guessing to the end." Times Read more...

 
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