Death on the Nile

Agatha Christie

Detective fiction · Great for: Fans of the Poirot films and mysteries

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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 little pistol against her head and just press the trigger.’ Yet in this exotic setting’ nothing is ever quite what it seems…

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A classic novel from Agatha Christie that will be released as a new film adaption in 2020. A exciting range of characters in a mystery that will keep you guessing right to the end.