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A Caribbean Mystery (edition 1964)

by Agatha Christie

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Title:A Caribbean Mystery
Authors:Agatha Christie
Info:Collins (1964), Hardcover, 299 pages
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  Lynsey2 | Jul 20, 2017 |
I like the Miss Marple stories a lot. Everyone shares gossip with her because they think she is a harmless little old lady, but she solves the most complex cases using her wits and what she hears while knitting and seemingly not paying attention. ( )
  ktlavender | Jul 17, 2017 |
It doesn’t get more classic or cozier than Agatha Christie! This whodunit takes you to the islands, where Miss Marple is staying in a beautiful resort. But is all as idyllic as it seems?
  mcmlsbookbutler | Apr 18, 2017 |
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  moonlight_reads | Dec 11, 2016 |
I'm not normally a Miss Marple fan, but I really liked this one. Normally Miss Marple is too passive a detective for my liking, but she really showed spunk in this one. They mystery was decent and interesting and I really liked the background characters. Emilia Fox did a great job narrating this audiobook. I'm going to have to pay attention to the narrators for Miss Marple books. I'd listen to another one narrated by her because I think she gives life to Miss Marple. ( )
  jguidry | Sep 24, 2016 |
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Agatha Christieprimary authorall editionscalculated
Ayres, RosalindNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Carones, MomaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Gołaczyńska, MagdalenaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Groen, L.Translatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Hickson, JoanNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Thaler, WillyTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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To my old friend John Cruikshank Rose with happy memories of my visit to the West Indies
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"Take all this business about Kenya," said Major Palgrave.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0451199928, Mass Market Paperback)

Miss Jane Marple, Agatha Christie's most appealing sleuth, returns in this classic baffler of a vacation-turned-deadly.

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"Would you like to see a picture of a murderer?" So asks a stranger of Miss Jane Marple while she is vacationing on luxurious St. Honore. Before she has a chance to answer, the mystery man vanishes, only to be found dead the following day. Now Miss Marple is asking the questions: What happened to the curious photo: Why is the hotelier prone to nightmares? Why doesn't the most-talked-about guest, a reclusive millionaire, ever leave his room? Any why is Miss Marple fearing for her own life?… (more)

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