A Murder is Announced
The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn, including Jane Marple, are agog with curiosity over an advertisement in the local gazette which reads: `A murder is announced and will take place on Friday October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m.'
A childish practical joke? Or a hoax intended to scare poor Letitia Blacklock? Unable to resist the mysterious invitation, a crowd begins to gather at Little Paddocks at the appointed time when, without warning, the lights go out...
- Paperback | 240 pages
- 111 x 178 x 24mm | 210g
- 05 Jun 2002
- HarperCollins Publishers
- HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
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10 Jul 2017
`As good as Agatha Christie ever wrote.' Robert Barnard
`In her own sphere there is no one to touch her, and her millions of readers are going to buy A Murder is Announced and like it.'
`A super-smooth Christie - three neat murders in an English village, [and] an assortment of her famous red herrings, all beautifully marinaded.' New York Times Book Review
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