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The A.B.C. murders : a Hercule Poirot mystery

Author: Agatha Christie
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019] ©1936
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : First HarperLuxe editionView all editions and formats
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There's a serial killer on the loose, working his way through the alphabet and the whole country is in a state of panic. A is for Mrs. Ascher in Andover, B is for Betty Barnard in Bexhill, C is for Sir Carmichael Clarke in Churston. With each murder, the killer is getting more confident--but leaving a trail of deliberate clues to taunt the proud Hercule Poirot might just prove to be the first, and fatal, mistake.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Large type books
Named Person: Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character); Hercule Poirot, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Agatha Christie
ISBN: 9780062879721 0062879723
OCLC Number: 1082343362
Notes: The A.B.C. Murders was first published in 1936.
"Agatha Christie's beloved classic novel sets Hercule Poirot on the trail of a serial killer--now a limited streaming series starring John Malkovich, Rupert Grint, and Tara Fitzgerald."--Back cover.
Description: xviii, 324 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: ABC murders
Responsibility: Agatha Christie.

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There's a serial killer on the loose, working his way through the alphabet and the whole country is in a state of panic. A is for Mrs. Ascher in Andover, B is for Betty Barnard in Bexhill, C is for Sir Carmichael Clarke in Churston. With each murder, the killer is getting more confident--but leaving a trail of deliberate clues to taunt the proud Hercule Poirot might just prove to be the first, and fatal, mistake.

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"There is no more cunning player of the murder game than Agatha Christie."--Sunday Times (London) "Her best yet. Where does she get hold of these brilliant notions?"--Bristol Evening Post "Mrs. Read more...

 
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