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A Holiday for Murder (Hercule Poirot, Bk 20) (aka Murder for Christmas)
A Holiday for Murder - Hercule Poirot, Bk 20 - aka Murder for Christmas
Author: Agatha Christie
It is Christmas Eve. The Lee family reunion is shattered by a deafening crash of furniture, followed by a high-pitched wailing scream. Upstairs, the tyrannical Simeon Lee lies dead in a pool of blood, his throat slashed. But when Hercule Poirot, who is staying in the village with a friend for Christmas, offers to assist, he finds an atmosphere n...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780553136906
ISBN-10: 0553136909
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 167
Rating:
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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4.1 stars, based on 8 ratings
Publisher: Bantam
Book Type: Paperback
Members Wishing: 0
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paxtonholley avatar reviewed A Holiday for Murder (Hercule Poirot, Bk 20) (aka Murder for Christmas) on + 67 more book reviews
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I read this during the month of December when I usually read Christmas themed books. It's okay, not one of Christie's best (And Then There Were None, Murder on the Orient Express). The setup is clever and the outcome is not easily guessed, which is typical Christie. However, despite the short length, the book drags a bit in the middle. It feels like it takes forever to find out who did it. But the twist is clever. I didn't guess who did it.
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