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Dead Man's Folly (Paperback)

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Description


Sir George and Lady Stubbs, the hosts of a village fete, hit upon the novel idea of staging a mock murder mystery. In good faith, Ariadne Oliver, the well-known crime writer, agrees to organize their murder hunt.

Despite weeks of meticulous planning, at the last minute Ariadne calls her friend Hercule Poirot for his expert assistance. Instinctively, she senses that something sinister is about to happen.

About the Author


Agatha Christie (1890 1976), one of the most popular authors of all time and known the Queen of Crime, is the author of eighty novels and short-story collections, including "The Mysterious Affair at Styles", "And Then There Were None", "The Murder of Roger Ackroyd", and "The Mirror Crack'd".

Praise For…


“Poirot is the guide who led me into the wondrous maze of crime fiction. And I’ve never wanted to escape.”
-Meg Gardiner, Edgar Award-winning author

“The infallibly original Agatha Christie has come up, once again, with a new and highly ingenious puzzle-construction.”
-New York Times

“A classic Christie and one of the best.”
-The Times (London)

“The solution is of the colossal ingenuity we have been conditioned to expect.”
-The Times Literary Supplement (London)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062073884
ISBN-10: 0062073885
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Publication Date: August 30th, 2011
Pages: 226
Language: English