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The witness for the prosecution and other stories

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2014. ©1948
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Center Point large print editionView all editions and formats
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A murder trial takes a diabolical turn when the wife of the accused takes the stand. A woman's sixth sense and a loaded revolver signal premonitions of doom. A golfer hears cries for help, that no one else can hear. A stranded motorist seeks refuge in a remote mansion and is greeted with a dire warning. A mysterious phone call leads a fiction writer into a very real adventure. Detective Hercule Poirot faces his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Short stories
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
ISBN: 9781628990218 162899021X
OCLC Number: 858940281
Notes: "The queen of mystery"--Cover.
Description: 327 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Contents: The witness for the prosecution --
The red signal --
The fourth man --
S.O.S. --
Where there's a will --
The mystery of the blue jar --
Sing a song of sixpence --
The mystery of the Spanish shawl --
Philomel Cottage --
Accident --
The second gong.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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A murder trial takes a diabolical turn when the wife of the accused takes the stand. A woman's sixth sense and a loaded revolver signal premonitions of doom. A golfer hears cries for help, that no one else can hear. A stranded motorist seeks refuge in a remote mansion and is greeted with a dire warning. A mysterious phone call leads a fiction writer into a very real adventure. Detective Hercule Poirot faces his greatest challenge when his services are enlisted, by the victim, in a bizarre locked room murder.

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