The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room mysteries, and perplexing puzzles to William Morrow Paperbacks. Christie once again demonstrates her mastery of the short form mystery with Parker Pyne Investigates short stories of crime and detection featuring Parker Pyne, certainly one of the most unconventional private investigators ever to pursue a hot lead.
About the Author
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976.
“Agatha Christie will continue to fascinate readers long after the next generation of scientific gadgets comes along and renders today’s clever CSI techniques laughable.” -James Grippando, New York Times bestselling author
“Crimes of the heart were his forte.” -Observer (UK)