The Mystery of the Blue Train (Poirot)

3.77 avg rating
( 21,079 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780007120765: The Mystery of the Blue Train (Poirot)

The daughter of an American millionaire dies on a train en route for Nice... When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, a guard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering from her slumbers. But she will never wake again - for a heavy blow has killed her, disfiguring her features almost beyond recognition. What is more, her precious rubies are missing. The prime suspect is Ruth's estranged husband, Derek. Yet Poirot is not convinced, so he stages an eerie re-enactment of the journey, complete with the murderer on board...

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, aguard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering fromher slumbers. But she will never wake again—for aheavy blow has killed her, disfiguring her featuresalmost beyond recognition. What is more, herprecious rubies are missing.

The prime suspect is Ruth’s estranged husband,Derek. Yet Hercule Poirot is not convinced, so hestages an eerie reenactment of the journey, completewith the murderer on board. . . .

About the Author:

Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became, quite simply, the best-selling novelist in history. Her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, written towards the end of the First World War, introduced us to Hercule Poirot, who was to become the most popular detective in crime fiction since Sherlock Holmes. She is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 100 foreign languages. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 19 plays, and six novels under the name of Mary Westmacott.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Agatha Christie
ISBN 10: 0007120761 ISBN 13: 9780007120765
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Grand Eagle Retail
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Masterpiece ed. Paperback. The daughter of an American millionaire dies on a train en route for Nice. When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, a guard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering from her slumber.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 240 pages. 0.150. Bookseller Inventory # 9780007120765

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
12.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Agatha Christie
Published by HarperCollins (2001)
ISBN 10: 0007120761 ISBN 13: 9780007120765
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 240 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0007120761

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Agatha Christie
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (2001)
ISBN 10: 0007120761 ISBN 13: 9780007120765
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0007120761

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
21.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Agatha Christie
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (2001)
ISBN 10: 0007120761 ISBN 13: 9780007120765
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
California Spanish Books
(buenos aires, Argentina)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2001. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780007120765

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
32.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Argentina to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Agatha Christie
ISBN 10: 0007120761 ISBN 13: 9780007120765
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
AussieBookSeller
(SILVERWATER, NSW, Australia)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Masterpiece ed. Paperback. The daughter of an American millionaire dies on a train en route for Nice. When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, a guard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering fro.Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 240 pages. 0.150. Bookseller Inventory # 9780007120765

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
9.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 28.85
From Australia to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds