Dame Agatha's Shorts (Paperback)

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In DAME AGATHA'S SHORTS, mystery author Elena Santangelo guides you through the short works of one of mystery's most famous writers, AGATHA CHRISTIE.
Find out:
- what was the most exciting event in Christie's life outside of dining with the Queen.
- who Miss Lemon, detective Hercule Poirot's secretary, listed as a former employer on her resume.
- which three short stories inspired the novel Evil Under The Sun.
- what was Ariadne Oliver's sideline before she became a famous novelist.
- what inspired Christie's first story, and possibly her whole writing career.
- why you should read, or re-read, Agatha Christie's short stories. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . The most readable guide and in-depth companion to Agatha's Shorts that any fan could ever wish for. No mystery library, personal or public, should be without this resource. Santangelo has created a gem ...
--Charles Todd, author of A Matter of Justice and A Duty to the Dead A delicious romp through Christie's life and stories. A must-read for Christie lovers ... Santangelo weaves together a wealth of information, making it both enjoyable and educational.
--Judy Clemens, author of the Anthony- and Agatha-nominated Stella Crown series Santangelo provides the first source book of Agatha Christie's short fiction in easy prose, with a dash of humor ... For Christie fans--the answer to a prayer
--Robin Hathaway, author of Sleight of Hand.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781933523729
ISBN-10: 1933523727
Publisher: Bella Rosa Books
Publication Date: May 4th, 2009
Pages: 145
Language: English