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The mysterious affair at Styles

Author: Agatha Christie; David Suchet
Publisher: [North Kingstown, RI] : BBC Audiobooks America, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This first mystery by Christie introduces Hercule Poirot, a brilliant detective who makes his debut by solving the baffling murder of the mistress of Styles Court. Unraveling a tangled mess of clues, sorting out a, cunning cast of characters, he points the fateful finger, finally, at the real murderer. Named a 1996 "Best Mystery Audio" by Publishers Weekly. Read by David Suchet, the actor recognized as Poirot from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)82207560
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie; David Suchet
ISBN: 9780792753865 0792753860
OCLC Number: 212871906
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 6:09:17.
Performer(s): Read by David Suchet.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 88454 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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This first mystery by Christie introduces Hercule Poirot, a brilliant detective who makes his debut by solving the baffling murder of the mistress of Styles Court. Unraveling a tangled mess of clues, sorting out a, cunning cast of characters, he points the fateful finger, finally, at the real murderer. Named a 1996 "Best Mystery Audio" by Publishers Weekly. Read by David Suchet, the actor recognized as Poirot from the PBS-TV Mystery Theater, this title was an Audie Award winner for Best Mystery and nominee for Best Solo Narration of 1996.

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