MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (III)

MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (III): Celebrating 100 years of Agatha Christie: The previous part of “Must-Read Agatha Christie Books” consisted of those novels which do not feature either Hercule Poirot or Miss. Marple. Today it’s time for the third installment, i.e. my choices of the must-read Miss. Marple novels. Miss. Jane Marple: One of the … Continue reading "MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (III)"

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MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (II)

MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (II): Celebrating 100 years of Agatha Christie: People mostly know Agatha Christie for Hercule Poirot & Miss Marple. But there are certain other recurring characters, like the stolid Superintendent Battle or the mysterious Colonel Race forming part of some books. After Tommy & Tuppence, it’s time for having a look at … Continue reading "MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (II)"

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MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (I)

MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (I):  Celebrating 100 years of Agatha Christie: The year 2020 marks a century of Agatha Christie’s first published book (in October 1920- to be precise). A year from now, that is on 21.01.2021, will be the date when her first novel- “The Mysterious Affair At Styles”- was published in the United … Continue reading "MUST-READ AGATHA CHRISTIE BOOKS (I)"

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PART-II: IT ENDS AT STYLES:

Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case Main characters: Hercule Poirot (the famous Belgian detective and former officer of the Belgian Police Force), Captain Arthur Hastings (Poirot’s old friend and narrator of the story) The Styles occupants: (Styles Court has now been turned into a guest house) Colonel George Luttrell and Mrs. Luttrell: (Owners of the guest house, … Continue reading "PART-II: IT ENDS AT STYLES:"

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PART-I: IT BEGAN AT STYLES:

The Mysterious Affair at Styles: Main characters: Hercule Poirot (the now famous detective and former officer of the Belgian Police Force), Captain Arthur Hastings (Poirot’s old friend and narrator of the story) The Styles household: Mrs. Emily Inglethorp (The matriarch of Styles household and who holds all the purse strings) John Cavendish (Mrs. Inglethorp’s elder … Continue reading "PART-I: IT BEGAN AT STYLES:"

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Agatha Christie: The Beginning-The End-& In Between

An Agatha Christie fan, really!!: More than two months, about six posts, claims to be an Agatha Christie fan and not a single mention of any of her books or even one of her short stories yet. That’s what you must be thinking. I know. But so many thoughts were jumbling in my mind at … Continue reading "Agatha Christie: The Beginning-The End-& In Between"

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AGATHA CHRISTIE: The Mystery Weaver

Queen of Crime- Agatha Christie: Suspense and Comedy are two genres with which any audience can quickly connect with or relate to. Suspense, mysteries and light hearted comedies readily attract readers or viewers from a wider gamut of public, perhaps than any other genre. It is imperative therefore that stories belonging to such genres are … Continue reading "AGATHA CHRISTIE: The Mystery Weaver"

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