A flawless collection of short stories that Christie herself referred to as ‘light-hearted thrillers’.
Twelve ingenious, witty mysteries showing the author at her best, including: the curious disappearance of Lord Listerdale, the strange meeting on a train of a feckless man and a beautiful girl, Philomel Cottage and the extraordinary country house visit of Edward Robinson. Each four-story volume is expertly narrated by Hugh Fraser.
Three double-cassette packs complete this tantalising series.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
"They are, without exception, the work of an experienced and artful cook."
'Times Literary Supplement'
Twelve tantalising cases… the curious disappearance of Lord Listerdale; a newlywed’s fear of her ex-fiancé; a strange encounter on the train; a domestic murder investigation; a mild man’s sudden personality change; a retired inspector’s hunt for a murderess; a young woman’s impersonation of a duchess; a necklace hidden in a basket of cherries; a mystery writers arrest for murder; an astonishing marriage proposal; a soprano’s hatred for a baritone; and the case of the Rajah’s emerald.
All have one thing in common: the skilful hand of Agatha Christie.
‘They are, without exception, the work of an experienced and artful cook’
TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperCollins, United Kingdom, 2005. Audio Cassette. Book Condition: Very Good. A very good set of two cassettes in a very good slightly shelf-worn case, carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 5.51 X 3.94 X 0.71 inches. Bookseller Inventory # 56537