Profile: Agatha Christie
Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan, DBE (née Miller; 15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976) was an English crime novelist, short story writer and playwright. She is best known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, particularly those revolving around her fictional detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. She also wrote the world's longest-running play, a murder mystery, The Mousetrap, and six romances under the name Mary Westmacott. In 1971 she was made a Dame for her contribution to literature.
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NoteStreams By Agatha Christie
Written in 1916, in the middle of the First World War, The Mysterious Affair At Styles is Agatha Christie's first published novel. The novel was published in 1920, and introduced the affable Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot. Originally released as a serial in The Times, the novel included a map of the house and of the murder scene, as well as a scrap of a mysterious document, all of which included in this NoteStream release.
In Chapter 1, we are introduced to John Hastings and the extended group of family and friends that call Styles home.
Category: Mysterious Affair