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In ​an all-new edition, an engaging and illuminating chronicle of the life of the “Queen of Mystery,” complete with a bonus CD featuring the voice of the grande dame herself

Agatha Christie was a woman of mystery, in every sense of the word. Her novels made her the world’s best-selling author, but her private life was hidden from view. For many years she dodged reporters and gave no interviews, and for a brief time she famously disappeared. She started writing her autobiography in April 1950 and finished it fifteen years later, when she was seventy-five years old and decided “it seems the right moment to stop.”

In this book, which was originally published in 1977 in the United States by Dodd, Mead & Company, Agatha Christie sheds light on her past. She tells of her childhood in Victorian England, her volunteer work during World War II, her rise to success, her working habits, the inspiration for her most famous characters—Hercule Poirot and Jane Marple—and the… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 1977

HarperCollins, London, 2011
544 oldal · ISBN: 9780062073594
HarperCollins, London, 2011
544 oldal · ISBN: 9780007314669
HarperCollins, London, 2010
544 oldal · ASIN: B0046H95R2

2 további kiadás

Enciklopédia 3

Kedvencelte 3

Kívánságlistára tette 1

Népszerű idézetek


One of the nicest parts of travelling is coming home again.

396. oldal, Part VIII - Second Spring (HarperCollins, 1993)

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: utazás

All my life I had wanted to go on the Orient Express. When I had travelled to France or Spain or Italy, the Orient Express had often been standing at Calais, and I had longed to climb up into it.

372. oldal, Part VII - The Land of Lost Content (HarperCollins, 1993)

Kapcsolódó szócikkek: Agatha Christie · Orient Expressz

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