The Regatta Mystery, and Other Stories: Featuring Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Mr. Parker Pyne Audio CD
[Read by Hugh Fraser, Joan Hickson, David Suchet, Isla Blair, and Simon Vance]
Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Mr. Parker Pyne all make appearances in this riveting collection of short stories featuring a host of murderous crimes.
The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense — creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters — brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room mysteries, and perplexing puzzles to audio.
Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Christie’s wildly unconventional investigator Parker Pyne all make appearances in The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories, a riveting collection of short stories featuring a host of murderous crimes.
There’s a body in a trunk, a dead girl’s reflection is caught in a mirror, and one corpse is back from the grave, while another is envisioned in the recurring nightmare of a terrified eccentric. What’s behind such ghastly misdeeds? Try money, revenge, passion, and pleasure. With multiple motives, multiple victims, and multiple suspects, it’s going to take a multitude of talent to solve these clever crimes.
In this inviting collection, Agatha Christie enlists the services of her finest — Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Parker Pyne — and puts them each to the test in the most challenging cases of their careers. Included are:
- ”The Regatta Mystery”
- ”The Mystery of the Baghdad Chest”
- ”How Does Your Garden Grow?”
- ”Problem at Pollensa Bay”
- ”Yellow Iris”
- ”Miss Marple Tells a Story”
- ”The Dream”
- ”In a Glass Darkly”
- ”Problem at Sea”