The Mysterious Affair at Styles
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The Mysterious Affair at Styles

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Poirot, a Belgian refugee of the Great War, is settling in England near the home of Emily Inglethorp, who helped him to his new life. His friend Hastings arrives as a guest at her home. When the woman is killed, Poirot uses his detective skills to so...

Title:The Mysterious Affair at Styles
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0646418432
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:294 pages

    The Mysterious Affair at Styles Reviews

  • mark monday
    Dec 08, 2010

    Choose Your Own Adventure!You are Captain Arthur Hastings, and you are slowly falling in love with a Belgian. The feelings are embarrassing at first; you find the Belgian himself to be quite an embarr...

  • j
    Jun 22, 2010

    "Dear me, Poirot," I said with a sigh, "I think you have explained everything! And how wonderful of you to wait until page 230 to finally shed light on all your absurd behavior throughout the book, an...

  • James
    Jun 14, 2016

    If you've read my reviews before, you know I love mystery fiction, and in particular, the classics. Agatha Christie died in 1976, and I was born the following year. Two things come to mind... (1) It's...

  • Araz Goran
    Nov 12, 2015

    أجاثا كريستي ~ القضية الغامضة في مدينة ستايلزالظهور الأول للشيطان العبقري " بوراو "..رواية معقدة، مرهقة، مليئة ...

  • Kirsty
    Apr 10, 2008

    How did I go for so long without reading an Agatha Christie?! I wish I'd picked one up sooner! I figured my first read should be the first book published (I have an OCDish need to read books in order)...

  • Lawyer
    Jan 19, 2017

    The Mysterious Affair at Styles: Meeting Hercule PoirotDame Agatha Christie was born Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller on 15 September 1890 in Torquay, Devon, South West England and lived a very full life u...

  • Dannii Elle
    Sep 25, 2016

    This is the first installment in the Hecule Poirot series and was just as brilliant as every other detective book I have read by the undoubted Queen of crime fiction!The novel is set in an English man...

  • Jason Koivu
    Feb 24, 2017

    Thus begins the sleuthing adventures of that diminutive Belgian private detective Hercule Poirot!The setting is an English country manor house during World War I. The lady of the house has a will, pot...

  • Erin ? *Proud Book Hoarder*
    Oct 08, 2011

    I have a goal to read all of Poirot's stuff - order isn't terribly important for this type of 'series', but I don't want to touch his final act and book, Curtain, until I've read the others. Just an O...

  • Debbie Zapata
    Sep 20, 2015

    This was the book that started it all for Agatha Christie, according to the wiki article about her. It certainly was the book that started it all for Hercule Poirot and his friend Hastings. I have nev...

About Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott, and was occasionally published under the name Agatha Christie Mallowan.Agatha Christie is the best-selling author of all time. She wrote eighty crime novels and story collections, fourteen plays, and several other books. Her books have sold roughly four billion copies and have been translated into 45 languages. She is t