A Murder Is Announced (Paperback)

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The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are agog withcuriosity when the Gazette advertises A murder is announced and will take place onFriday, October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m.

A childish practical joke? Or a spiteful hoax?Unable to resist the mysterious invitation, thelocals arrive at Little Paddocks at the appointedtime when, without warning, the lights go out anda gun is fired. When they come back on, a gruesomescene is revealed. An impossible crime?Only Miss Marple can unravel it.

About the Author

Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976.

Praise For…

“Agatha Christie gave readers the world over a vivid sense of English life, especially in her depiction of the small village where nothing happen—until, of course, a murder is discovered.”
-Jacqueline Winspear, New York Times bestselling author of the Maisie Dobbs novels

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062073631
ISBN-10: 006207363X
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Publication Date: April 2011
Pages: 297
Language: English
Series: Miss Marple Mysteries (Paperback)