Alice Ascher from Andover is the first victim. Next to her corpse is a spellbinding clue. It seems that a killer is knocking off his victims one-by-one, A through Z. Alphabetically speaking, Hercule Poirot fears that it's a matter of one down, twenty-five to go.
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There’s a serial killer on the loose, workinghis way through the alphabet and the wholecountry is in a state of panic.
A is for Mrs. Ascher in Andover, B is for BettyBarnard in Bexhill, C is for Sir Carmichael Clarkein Churston. With each murder, the killer is gettingmore confident—but leaving a trail of deliberateclues to taunt the proud Hercule Poirot might justprove to be the first, and fatal, mistake.About the Author:
Agatha Christie was born in 1890 and created the detective Hercule Poirot in her debut novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920). She achieved wide popularity with The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1926) and produced a total of eighty novels and short-story collections over six decades. Twenty-four of Christie's best whodunits are now available from Black Dog & Leventhal as part of their bestselling hardcover Agatha Christie Collection.
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Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002132935
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Book Description Collins Crime Club, UK, 1990. Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Unclipped. Centenary Edition.. Very good clean tight book; no inscriptions etc. Jacket is clean, bright, unclipped. Minimal edgewear. First published in 1936 this Hercule Poirot novel was issued in 1990 as a Centenary Edition. The jacket is a facimile of the original. As a macabre calling card the murderer leaves a railway ABC with the corpse, open at the name of the town where the murder has taken place. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 012804