The Hound of Death

The Hound of Death

Agatha Christie

ISBN
9780008255398
Pub date
18/07/2019
Imprint
HarperCollins
Binding
Paperback
Format
A Format 111x178mm
Extent
320 pages
Price
£10.99
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Book Overview


A collection of macabre mysteries, including the superlative story Witness for the Prosecution…

Twelve unexplained phenomena with no apparent earthly explanation…

A dog-shaped gunpowder mark; an omen from ‘the other side’; a haunted house; a chilling seance; a case of split personalities; a recurring nightmare; an eerie wireless message; an elderly lady’s hold over a young man; a disembodied cry of ‘murder’; a young man’s sudden amnesia; a levitation experience; a mysterious SOS.

To discover the answers, delve into the supernatural storytelling of Agatha Christie.

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 44 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.

Reviews


  • ‘Twelve thrilling, chilling mysteries.’ OBSERVER