Clarissa, wife of a Foreign Office diplomat, daydreams about finding a dead body in her drawing-room… and then it becomes reality. Desperate to dispose of the body before her husband comes home with an important politician, Clarissa persuades her three houseguests to become accomplices. As the search begins for the murderer in their midst, the house party is interrupted by the arrival of a police inspector, who needs convincing that no murder has happened. This adaptation by Charles Osborne from Christie’s stage play has received rave advance reviews. Great entertainment! Agatha Christie (1890-1976) wrote 95 novels and 21short story collections. Her play, The Mousetrap, has been running continuously in London since 1952, breaking all records. Christie is the most widely published novelist of all time in any language. She was made a Dame of the British Empire for her contributions to literature and culture.