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The Resource Crooked house : a Miss Marple mystery, Agatha Christie

Crooked house : a Miss Marple mystery, Agatha Christie

Label
Crooked house : a Miss Marple mystery
Title
Crooked house
Title remainder
a Miss Marple mystery
Statement of responsibility
Agatha Christie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Leonides are one big happy family living in a sprawling, ramshackle mansion. That is until the head of the household, Aristide, is murdered with a fatal barbiturate injection. Suspicion naturally falls on the old man's young widow, fifty years his junior. But the murderer has reckoned without the tenacity of Charles Hayward, fiancE of the late millionaire's granddaughter
Member of
Summary
Sophia Leonides and Charles Hayward fall in love in Egypt during World War II, and vow to meet up again in England. After the war ends, Charles fears their reunion may be interrupted when he sees an obituary for Sophia's grandfather, Aristide, in the newspaper. The death turns out to be anything but ordinary--the rich old man's demise is mired in mysterious circumstances
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
020053
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christie, Agatha
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
630
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Miss Marple mystery series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marple, Jane (Fictitious character)
  • Women detectives
Target audience
adult
Label
Crooked house : a Miss Marple mystery, Agatha Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
270 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780816145027
Isbn Type
(pbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2011022451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
MPL copy provided by a Union County Senior Services Grant.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17200947 880610
  • (OCoLC)727357199
Label
Crooked house : a Miss Marple mystery, Agatha Christie
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
270 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780816145027
Isbn Type
(pbk. : lg. print)
Lccn
2011022451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
MPL copy provided by a Union County Senior Services Grant.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17200947 880610
  • (OCoLC)727357199

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