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September 2020 – Agatha Christie

About the Author Writer, Traveller, Playwright, Wife, Mother, Surfer In 1890, Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller was born into a wealthy upper-middle-class family in Torquay, Devon, and was largely home-schooled. According to Christie, Clara, her mother did not want her to read until she was 8 years old! Nevertheless, because of Christie's curiosity, she started reading by age… Continue reading September 2020 – Agatha Christie


Agatha Christie – Death on the Nile

"The tranquillity of a cruise along the Nile is shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway has been shot through the head. She was young, stylish and beautiful, a girl who had everything - until she lost her life. Hercule Poirot recalls an earlier outburst by a fellow passenger: 'I'd like to put my dear… Continue reading Agatha Christie – Death on the Nile