The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie
A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries)

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Agatha Christie's ginius for detective fiction is unparalleled. Her worldwide popularity is phenomenal, her characters engaging, her plots spellbinding. No one knows the human heart—or the dark passions that can stop it—better than Agatha Christie. She is truly the one and only Queen of Crime.

The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd

Village rumor hints that Mrs. Ferrars poisoned her husband, but no one is sure. Then there's another victim in a chain of death. Unfortunately for the killer, master sleuth Hercule Poirot takes over the investigation.

 

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Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time and in any language, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold over a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign countries. She is the author of eighty novels and short-story collections, nineteen plays, and six novels under the name Mary Westmacott. She died in 1976.
 
Published March 17, 2009 by William Morrow Paperbacks. 256 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, History, Comics & Graphic Novels, Horror, Crime. Fiction
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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, by Agatha Christie, read by Hugh Fraser (7hrs unabridged, HarperCollins, £14.99) If all her mysteries were as ingenious as this usual country house Cluedo plot, I could understand why Christie is still Britain's most popular detective writer.

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Suite 101

With two other unsolved murders and racial tension rising, is this town still a safe haven?

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Suite 101

But its implied history of Guy Fawkes isn't entirely accurate.

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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, by Agatha Christie was one of the many books that I was 'forced' to read while I was in school.

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Making It Up As I Go

Actually, at the time she was a member of “The Detectives Club”, a group of mystery writers who had agreed to play fair in their mystery novels.

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