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Win a Copy of Mark Aldridge’s Agatha Christie on Screen!

Earlier this week I reviewed Mark Aldridge’s Agatha Christie on Screen (2016), a definite must for all fans of Christie adaptations. Since I ended up with a spare copy of this book I decided to host a giveaway for it … Continue reading

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Spot The Difference: Agatha Christie – The Answers

Last week I did something new on the blog and set a spot the difference challenge, involving an Agatha Christie cover. Apologies for all the headaches and eye strain incurred. Despite this though the puzzle seemed to go down well … Continue reading

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Agatha Christie on Screen (2016) by Mark Aldridge

This has been a book I have been dipping into over the past few months and for anyone who is interested in film and TV adaptations of Agatha Christie’s work then this is certainly the book to buy. It covers … Continue reading

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Agatha Christie Spot the Difference

Ever keen to try something new on the blog I have had a go at making a spot the difference challenge, using the cover designed by Tom Adams for Dead Man’s Folly. The differences might be additions, omissions or alterations. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Night Bloggers: Favourite Sleuthing Couples

This week I decided to look at sleuthing couples in crime fiction, as part of this month’s Tuesday Night Blogger theme, love. I think for most readers many of my choices won’t be surprising, but I guess one of the … Continue reading

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Christie Cover Quiz Answers

Last Friday I set readers the challenge of guessing the titles of various Christie covers. The sneaky part though was that all of the covers where from translated editions. If you haven’t had a go already then head on over … Continue reading

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Christie Cover Quiz

Inspiration for this quiz goes to Lucy Fisher in the Golden Age Detection Facebook group, who asked fellow members to guess which Christie title this cover was for: Bit of a sneaky one as although it is for Why Didn’t … Continue reading

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Little Grey Cells: The Quotable Poirot (2015)

I have often noticed these types of books, usually involving well known characters such as Sherlock Holmes or Miss Marple, which collect snippets from the original works. In all fairness I have been a bit dubious of them, wondering what … Continue reading

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Tuesday Night Bloggers: All in the Name of Love

Given a certain event on the 14th of this month, it will come as no surprise to you that the Tuesday Night Bloggers decided to look at the theme of love (and murder!) in crime fiction over the next few … Continue reading

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Miss Christie Regrets (2017) by Guy Fraser-Sampson

Source: Review Copy (Urbane Publications) The book opens with Detective Sergeant Karen Willis enjoying time off with her boyfriend Peter Collins, taking in an exhibition at Burgh House in Hampstead. They seem like the ideal couple, with plenty of in-jokes … Continue reading

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