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Agatha christie

  1. 1. Agatha christie<br />THE QUEEN OF <br />CRIME<br />
  2. 2. LIFE<br />(15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976) <br />She was a British crime writer of novels, short stories, and plays.<br />Christie is the best-selling writer of books of all time.<br />
  3. 3. MOST IMPORTANTWORKS<br />MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS<br />Travelling on the Orient Express, afraid that someone plans to kill him, Ratchett asks Poirot for help. Sadly, the next day Ratchett is found dead in his cabin. Poirot must find out Ratchett’s identity and discover which of his fellow passengers murdered him.<br />
  4. 4. Deathonthenile<br />Linnet Ridgeway and Simon Doyle are stalked by Simon’s furious ex, Jackie. She follows them on their honeymoon to Egypt, on a cruiser along the Nile. HerculePoirot starts an investigation when Linnet is found dead - shot while she was asleep.<br />
  5. 5. Themysteriousaffair at styles<br />Invalided home from the First World War, Lieutenant Hastings finds himself in a convalescent. His old friend John Cavendish invites him to spend some time at his family home.  When MrsInglethorpe is found poisoned a murder investigation begins, and who better to investigate than HerculePoirot.<br />
  6. 6. Mostimportantcharacters<br />…In Agatha’sstories<br />
  7. 7. Herculespoirot<br />He’s a Belgian detective.<br />He appears in many of Agatha’sworks:<br />In 33 novels and 51 short stories published between 1920 and 1975.<br />
  8. 8. Miss marple<br />She is one of the most famous of Christie's characters.<br />She’s an old woman and works as a detective.<br />

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