Agatha Christie, Woman of Mystery by John Escott

By John Escott

What does the identify Agatha Christie suggest? To many folks, it capability a e-book a couple of homicide secret - a whodunnit. Im analyzing an Agatha Christie, humans say. Im uncertain who the assassin is -I imagine its . yet they're often fallacious, since it isn't really effortless to bet the murderers identify ahead of the tip of the book.
But who used to be Agatha Christie? What was once she like? used to be her existence quiet and unexciting, or used to be it choked with curiosity and experience? used to be there a secret in her existence, too? . . .

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M C H A R A C T E R P H N T D E R N T R U A D H 1 G U E S S B P 1 P S 0 1 M E E L T V U A N E Y B S 1 E 0 Z P 0 1 0 S R R Z P V D T 0 N e s H E R E R S c E T L E 0 E A R E L Y E A T E R Y K X P L U E U D E T E C T 1 V E R P 0 P U L A R P S D 0 JM A G A Z 1 N E Now write down all the letters that don’t have lines through them (begin at the top and go across each line to the end). You will have twenty-four letters, which will make five words. 1 What are the five words? 2 What two things are these five words used for?

The famous detectives in her plays are called Mr Hercule Marple and Miss Jane Poirot. Two of her best-known titles are the play The Murder o f Archie Ackroyd, and the novel The Mousetrap, which you can still hear on the radio today. 2 You are a reporter in 1926, and Agatha Christie has agreed to answer five questions about her disappearance. Which questions will you ask? Choose five from the list below. 1 Why did you go away without telling anybody? 2 Were you feeling ill before you went away? 3 Did you know who you were?

The Hydro was one of Harrogate’s biggest and best hotels, near the centre of the town. ’ the woman asked. She was 23 Agatha Christie, Woman o f Mystery carrying a small suitcase, and she looked very tired. ‘Yes, of course,’ said the man behind the hotel desk. ‘There’s a nice room on the first floor - room number five. ’ ‘Thank you, that will be all right,’ said the woman. ’ asked the man. ‘Mrs Teresa Neele,’ said the woman with the suitcase. * * * Also on that cold Saturday morning in December, a fifteenyear-old boy was walking beside a lake called the Silent Pool.

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