And Then There Were None Author:Agatha Christie Why had they been brought together? — JUDGE WARGRAVE — had instructed a jury to hang a man everyone else thought innocent. — VERA CLAYTHORNE — was a champion swimmer who had let a little boy drown. — GENERAL MACARTHUR — had sent his wife's lover on a patrol that meant his certain death. — DR. ARMSTRONG — was haunted by the memory of a womann who died un... more »der his knife.
had left twenty-one men to die under enemy fire.
Each of these house guests - as well as the five others who had been invited to Indian Island - had caused the death of a fellow human being.
After the first of them had been poisoned they began to understand the answer - they were all marked for murder!« less