The townspeople expect a fun game of "whodunnit" after they receive strange invitations that clearly spell out the time and place of a murder, but when a real corpse is introduced into the "game" it becomes time to bring in the best player of all--Miss Jane Marple. Reissue.
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The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are agog withcuriosity when the Gazette advertises“A murder is announced and will take place onFriday, October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m.”
A childish practical joke? Or a spiteful hoax?Unable to resist the mysterious invitation, thelocals arrive at Little Paddocks at the appointedtime when, without warning, the lights go out anda gun is fired. When they come back on, a gruesomescene is revealed. An impossible crime?Only Miss Marple can unravel it.About the Author:
Agatha Christie was born in Torquay in 1890 and became the bestselling novelist in history. She wrote 79 crime mysteries and collections, and saw her work translated into more languages than Shakespeare.
Rosemary Leach has been a familiar face on British television for many years. Her film credits include A Room With a View and The Mystery of Edwin Drood.
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Book Description Collins, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. LONDON:COLLINS 1990.HARDCOVER THE CENTENARY EDITION. Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory # 042528
Book Description Collins, 1990. Book Condition: Very Good. Centenary Ed. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96032496