A Talent for Murder

A Talent for Murder

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Description

'I wouldn't scream if I were you. Unless you want the whole world to learn about your husband and his mistress.'

Agatha Christie, in London to visit her literary agent, boards a train, preoccupied and flustered in the knowledge that her husband Archie is having an affair. She feels a light touch on her back, causing her to lose her balance, then a sense of someone pulling her to safety from the rush of the incoming train. So begins a terrifying sequence of events. Her rescuer is no guardian angel; rather, he is a blackmailer of the most insidious, manipulative kind. Agatha must use every ounce of her cleverness and resourcefulness to thwart an adversary determined to exploit her genius for murder to kill on his behalf.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 153 x 234 x 25mm | 472g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Export
  • 147114822X
  • 9781471148224
  • 305,832

About Andrew Wilson

Andrew Wilson is the highly acclaimed author of biographies of Patricia Highsmith, Sylvia Plath and Alexander McQueen. His first novel, The Lying Tongue, was published in 2007. His journalism has appeared in the Guardian, the Daily Telegraph, the Observer, the Sunday Times, the Daily Mail and the Washington Post.
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1,631 ratings
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3 34% (555)
2 11% (176)
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