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Agatha Christie

Considered as queen of mysteries (or queen of crime), Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie (née Miller; 15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976) was a British writer who authored books, short stores and plays. A very few people know that she wrote 6 romantic novels under the pen name – Mary Westmacott. But she is better know for her 66 crime stories. For her notable work in the genre like Murder mystery, Thriller, Crime fiction, Detective was adapted into movies, plays, animation, video games across various countries. She portrayed on a number of occasions in film and television and there are several biographical stuff about her was prepared as well.

Agatha Christie is the most-translated individual author, and her books have been translated into at least 103 languages.
And Then There Were None – is Christie’s best-selling novel with 100 million sales to date, making it the world’s best-selling mystery ever, and one of the best-selling books of all time (which was adapted into various movies and influence some more movies too).
Agatha Christie’s stage play The Mousetrap holds the record for the longest initial run: it opened at the Ambassadors Theatre in London on 25 November 1952 and as of 2012 is still running after more than 25,000 performances.

Here is a collection of review articles about various work by Agatha Christie (and some of the adaptations / influences of her work).

The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie| Book Review

“The Murder at the Vicarage” by Agatha Christie was first published in October, 1930. This is the first full-length adventure featuring Miss Jane Marple, the endearing old village woman with a knack for finding the truth about people by comparisons. Related reading for you: The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie | Book Review Miss Marple and the Thirteen Problems by Agatha Christie| Book Review The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie | Book Review And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie |Book Review Read More »

Miss Marple and the Thirteen Problems by Agatha Christie| Book Review

First published in 1932, “Miss Marple & the Thirteen Problems” is the collection of short stories, each containing one unsolved mysterious crime. Related reading for you: The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie | Book Review The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie|Book Review And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie |Book Review Nemesis by Agatha Christie | Book Review Read More »

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie |Book Review

Originally published as “Ten little Niggers”, and now available as “And Then There Were None” is one of the brightest pieces of Agatha Christie’s much-celebrated work. Related reading for you: The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie|Book Review The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie | Book Review Nemesis by Agatha Christie | Book Review The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie | Book Review Read More »