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Agatha Christie books, movies and biography. Read Agatha Christie novels and short stories featuring detectives Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple and other great sleuths and mystery solvers. Here is the latest Agatha Christie news from around the Web. Come back daily for today’s Agatha Christie book updates. Updated : Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:55:19 GMT Escape




Agatha Christie books, movies and biography. Read Agatha Christie novels and short stories featuring detectives Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple and other great sleuths and mystery solvers.

Here is the latest Agatha Christie news from around the Web. Come back daily for today’s Agatha Christie book updates.




Updated : Mon, 06 Jul 2015 04:55:19 GMT

Escape from the vicarage as Agatha Christie brand gets TV makeover – The Guardian


The Guardian
Escape from the vicarage as Agatha Christie brand gets TV makeover
The Guardian
Prichard feels the feisty character of Tuppence resembles Christie. ?My grandmother was obviously very fond of both of them,? he said of the two heroes. ?They featured in her second book and, 50 years later, her last book.When she felt she needed a

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Publ.Date : Sat, 04 Jul 2015 23:05:16 GMT

Agatha Christie festival to host cookery demonstration with poisonous twist – The Guardian


The Guardian
Agatha Christie festival to host cookery demonstration with poisonous twist
The Guardian
Martinetti has carved out a unique niche in the overcrowded coffee-table cookery books realm: criminal food. Her books, with diabolically punning titles, include Alimentaire Mon Cher Watson!, of Sherlock Holmes recipes, and her Agatha Christie volume, …

Publ.Date : Sun, 14 Jun 2015 10:37:39 GMT

Agatha Christie Auction Record – Fine Books & Collections Magazine (blog)

Agatha Christie Auction Record
Fine Books & Collections Magazine (blog)
M31554-94_2 copy 2.jpg At Swann Galleries' June 17 sale, this first edition of Agatha Christie's Murder in Mesopotamia (1936) set an auction record when it sold to a dealer for $7,250. And it's not even her first novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles

Publ.Date : Tue, 23 Jun 2015 12:55:35 GMT

David Walliams on playing \’damsel in distress\’ in Agatha Christie drama – BBC News


BBC News
David Walliams on playing 'damsel in distress' in Agatha Christie drama
BBC News
A three-part adaptation of And Then There Were None, Christie's most-read book, is also being made to mark the anniversary of Agatha Christie's birth. Best known for his Little Britain partnership with Matt Lucas, Walliams is also a successful children

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Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:02:23 GMT

Coach House Players mark 65 years with Agatha Christie\’s \’The Hollow\’ – The Daily Freeman


The Daily Freeman
Coach House Players mark 65 years with Agatha Christie's 'The Hollow'
The Daily Freeman
Melzer said Christie had a love-hate relationship with Poirot and she had even written a book with his death, only for a publisher to put the kibosh on that idea by threatening to drop her books if she didn't resurrect him. Instead, this play's

Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:17:35 GMT

Kenneth Branagh in Talks to Direct Agatha Christie\’s \’Murder on the Orient … – Hollywood Reporter


Hollywood Reporter
Kenneth Branagh in Talks to Direct Agatha Christie's 'Murder on the Orient
Hollywood Reporter
Kenneth Branagh, who most recently directed Disney's hit live-action Cinderella, is in talks to direct Murder on the Orient Express, an adaptation of Agatha Christie's iconic book. Michael Green wrote the screenplay for the Fox project, which centers

Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:39:59 GMT

Facts on Devon author Agatha Christie, creator of Hercule Poirot – Western Morning News


Torquay Herald Express
Facts on Devon author Agatha Christie, creator of Hercule Poirot
Western Morning News
Dame Agatha Christie is recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records as the best-selling novelist of all time. Her estate says that her works are the third-most-widely-published books in the world behind Shakespeare's canon and the Bible. Her work …
Never before seen photo of Agatha Christie revealed at 125th anniversary Torquay Herald Express
Unseen images on show in Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait at Torre Abbey Plymouth Herald
Agatha Christie as a young woman in new exhibitionBBC News

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Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:50:26 GMT

The Detection Club – Washington Free Beacon


Washington Free Beacon
The Detection Club
Washington Free Beacon
However much it was clearly a breakthrough of small but real genius, what Agatha Christie achieved in 1920 with her first book, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, is hard to describe with any precision. It wasn't the character of the detective?Wilkie

Publ.Date : Sat, 04 Jul 2015 09:00:04 GMT





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Escape from the vicarage as Agatha Christie brand gets TV makeover
David Walliams and Jessica Raine up the pace as writer?s estate takes charge of the scripts ? Detective duos in fiction – quiz Forget Poirot?s ?little grey cells? and the gently clicking knitting needles of Miss Marple, the future of Agatha …
Publ.Date : Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:13:00 GMT

David Walliams and Jessica Raine to star in \’Agatha Christie\’s Partners in Crime\’ series
LONDON — David Walliams and Jessica Raine are to play married sleuths Tommy and Tuppence in the six-episode series, Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime, the BBC announced. The 1950s-set, mystery drama will be broken up into two adventures — The Secret …
Publ.Date : Sun, 05 Jul 2015 08:28:00 GMT

David Walliams and Jessica Raine are ?Partners In Crime? for BBC Agatha Christie drama
Agatha Christie?s Partners In Crime is to star David Walliams as Tommy and Jessica Raine as Tuppence in the two adventures, The Secret Adversary and N or M? ?In bringing these thrilling stories to the screen, it is our ambition for Tommy and Tuppence …
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:04:00 GMT

The Detection Club
However much it was clearly a breakthrough of small but real genius, what Agatha Christie achieved in 1920 with her first book, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, is hard to describe with any precision. It wasn?t the character of the detective?Wilkie …
Publ.Date : Sat, 04 Jul 2015 02:17:00 GMT

Behind the lights
p>Honolulu’s 2015-2016 theater season is as diverse as ever — from Shakespeare and Agatha Christie to August Wilson and pidgin dramas — but some of the biggest changes are taking place behind the stage lights.

Joyce Maltby is gone from …
Publ.Date : Sun, 05 Jul 2015 05:06:00 GMT

No mystery to the perfect beach stay
It was the sort of place that you could imagine Noel Coward escaping to for a week or so in order to recover from the excess of London high society, or where Agatha Christie might have retreated to in order to pen another best-selling mystery. Actually …
Publ.Date : Sun, 05 Jul 2015 12:14:00 GMT

David Walliams on playing \’damsel in distress\’ in Agatha Christie drama
Little Britain star David Walliams has described his new role as one half of a husband and wife detective duo as “the damsel in distress” of the partnership. The comic actor and author plays Tommy Beresford to Jessica Raine’s Tuppence Beresford in a six …
Publ.Date : Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:33:00 GMT

I AM LOOKING FOR BRAINS NOT JUST BRAWN: NALINI RATHNAM
She’s an award winning casting director, a trained theatre actress, winner of First META award for Best Actress for Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution and now sporting the shoes of an industry expert eminent casting director from Bollywood film …
Publ.Date : Sat, 04 Jul 2015 05:13:00 GMT




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Agatha Christie Books Inspired Devotion From The Darkest Places, Hoarded Fan Letters Reveal
Agatha Christie touched her fans lives in extraordinary ways, as newly-published fan mail sent to the creator of Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple reveals. A series of moving letters which the best-selling crime writer collected over the years have been …
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 Feb 2015 03:33:00 GMT

Ragnar Jónasson Q&A: ?The Murder of Roger Ackroyd had a great impact on me?
More or less anything, sometimes it?s children?s books, sometimes travel books with pictures of faraway countries, sometimes we simply browse the encyclopaedia, and recent graphic novel editions of some of Agatha Christie books are popular with my …
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Jun 2015 05:11:00 GMT

Chris Hewitt challenged to name his top 100 movies. He delivers.
I like lists. I could easily rattle off my 15 must-read Agatha Christie books, my 10 favorite songs from last year or my five most delicious Twin Cities pizzas. So, when my friend Eric Henderson began counting down his favorite 100 movies on Facebook last …
Publ.Date : Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:01:00 GMT

Think Poirot\’s an eccentric obsessive? He\’s got nothing on the actor who plays him: A revealing portrait of the brilliant David Suchet as he kills off his greatest creation
?We do not want anyone to laugh at Poirot. He is not a clown.? Suchet?s response was more thorough and serious-minded than they could ever have expected. Though he rarely read crime novels, he sat down with a stack of Agatha Christie books, almost …
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:46:00 GMT

Mystery as HarperCollins Hits Apple With Agatha Christie Piracy Claims
This week the publisher sent a wave of copyright infringement notices to Google asking it to remove search engine links to its very own Agatha Christie books on Apple’s iTunes. In 2010 and 34 years after her death, HarperCollins secured a deal to become …
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Jan 2014 00:00:00 GMT

Sophie Kinsella, novelist: \’All of my own heroines have a snippet of me somewhere\’
I think everyone with a computer should read it. Choose a favourite author and say why you admire her/him I read several Agatha Christie books every year ? they’re my comfort read of choice ? and I never guess the ending. Even if I’ve read the book …
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:00:00 GMT

Friday May 24 Last Day to Enter Collections Contest
The AuctionBytes Collections Contest is drawing to a close … “I’m a compulsive collector of Agatha Christie books – love the artwork on the paperbacks, and there are many different covers for the same title. Some people upcycle book covers, turning …
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 May 2013 14:00:00 GMT

Miss Fisher\’s Murder Mysteries: partners in crime
A-team: Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Essie Davis and Nathan Page in Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Photo … You know I used to love Agatha Christie books as a kid.” The Australian series is based on the books by Kerry Greenwood. ”It’s a rich little world …
Publ.Date : Sat, 31 Aug 2013 08:00:00 GMT

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