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by Agatha Christie
Pages: 272 pages
Category: Thrillers & Suspense
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks; Reissue edition (October 30, 2012)
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Agatha Christie’s first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, was written towards the end of World War I (during which she served in the Voluntary Aid Detachments)
Agatha Christie’s first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, was written towards the end of World War I (during which she served in the Voluntary Aid Detachments). In it she created Hercule Poirot, the little Belgian investigator who was destined to become the most popular detective in crime fiction since Sherlock Holmes. After having been rejected by a number of houses, The Mysterious Affair at Styles was eventually published by The Bodley Head in 1920. In 1926, now averaging a book a year, Agatha Christie wrote her masterpiece.
Part of Hercule Poirot series by Agatha Christie. Produced by Charles Keller, David Widger and Martin Witzenburg. The mysterious affair at styles. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13. Chapter I. I go to styles chapter II. The 16TH and 17TH of july chapter III. The night of the tragedy chapter IV. Poirot investigates chapter V. "IT Isn't strychnine, is IT?" Chapter VI. The inquest chapter VII. Poirot pays his debts chapter VIII. Fresh suspicions chapter IX. Dr. bauerstein chapter X. the arrest chapter XI. The case for the prosecution chapter XII.
Despite the name of the book being 'The Mysterious Affair At Styles' the word 'the' is, for some reason, left out. - There are no page numbers. All of the text in the book is center aligned which is kind of awkward to look at or read and can cause some confusion as to where paragraphs begin and end.
This is the Agatha Christie book that started it all-the sublime introduction of her master sleuth, Hercule Poirot, and his now legendary powers of detection
First published in 1920, The Mysterious Affair at Styles was Agatha Christie's first .
First published in 1920, The Mysterious Affair at Styles was Agatha Christie's first novel. It introduced the world to Hercule Poirot, Christie's Belgian detective, who would go on to be featured in 39 of her novels. The mystery begins with the death of Emily Inglethorp at Styles, a manor in the English countryside. Captain Hastings, a guest at the house, calls upon his friend Poirot to help investigate. The obvious suspect is Emily's husband, who stood to inherit a large fortune upon her death.
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Christie first published The Mysterious Affair at Styles in 1921 and the book has . This is the first book starring the world famous Hercule Poirot and his friend Hastings.
Christie first published The Mysterious Affair at Styles in 1921 and the book has stood the test of time. Agatha Christie did not start out as a Master of the mystery genre, but she persisted and went on to solve some difficult literary problems with the genre via her books – literary problems that had even stumped the illustrious Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Specifically, the problem with introducing too many clues that end up canceling each other out). Poirot is an eccentric detective from Belgium who fled to England during WWI.
I. I go to styles II. The 16TH and 17TH of july III. The night of the tragedy IV. Poirot investigates V. "IT Isn't strychnine, is IT?" VI. The inquest VII. Poirot pays his debts VIII. I Go to styles. The intense interest aroused in the public by what was known at the time as "The Styles Case" has now somewhat subsided.
The Mysterious Affair at Styles is a detective novel by British writer Agatha Christie
The Mysterious Affair at Styles is a detective novel by British writer Agatha Christie. It was written in the middle of the First World War, in 1916, and first published by John Lane in the United States in October 1920 and in the United Kingdom by The Bodley Head (John Lane's UK company) on 21 January 1921. Styles was Christie's first published novel. It introduced Hercule Poirot, Inspector (later, Chief Inspector) Japp, and Arthur Hastings
Hercule Poirot - The Mystery of the Blue Train. Poirot’s friend Hastings puts us straight in the picture in their first book, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, where we’re informed that as a detective, Poirot’s flair had been extraordinary.
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Hercule Poirot solves his first case in the Agatha Christie novel that started it all, now in a fully restored edition that features a “missing chapter” along with commentary from Christie expert John Curran.
Who poisoned the wealthy Emily Inglethorp and how did the murderer penetrate and escape from her locked bedroom? Suspects abound in the quaint village of Styles St. Mary—from the heiress's fawning new husband to her two stepsons, her volatile housekeeper, and a pretty nurse who works in a hospital dispensary.
With impeccable timing, and making his unforgettable debut, the brilliant Belgian detective Hercule Poirot is on the case.