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Tuesdays with the Queen: Resourceful Young Women and The Man in the Brown Suit

Title: The Man in the Brown Suit
Author: Agatha Christie
Year of Publication: 1924
Pages: 381

Plot Summary (from Goodreads): The newly-orphaned Anne Beddingfield came to London expecting excitement.

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Agatha Christie

The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie

As you may recall, I had originally planned to readĀ The Man in the Brown Suit last month as part of my efforts to read all of the non-series Christie novels in order. 1,154 more words

Golden Age

Sparkling Cyanide by Agatha Christie

Last month I took my first steps in a grand undertaking to read all of the crime stories by Agatha Christie other than those containing Poirot or Miss Marple by readingĀ  738 more words

Golden Age

Death on the Nile (1978)

I wonder if Monsieur Poirot (Peter Ustinov) noticed the massive Guerlain flacon montre sitting on a shelf in Linnet Ridgeway’s bathroom, while inspecting the heiress’ cabin on the… 90 more words

Perfumes In Movies

Agatha Christie's 'Sparkling Cyanide'

Published in 1945, Sparkling Cyanide, unusually for a Christie novel, has no dedication. The detective figure is Colonel Race, in his fourth and final outing. 506 more words