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Books in Category: Crime and Mystery
Books in Category : 824
Passenger to Frankfurt
When a bored diplomat is approached in a bleak aiport by a woman whose life is in danger, his interest is aroused. In a moment of weakness, he agrees to lend her his passport and boarding ticket. Suddenly, his own life is on the line as he enters a web of international intrigue....
 
Dead Man's Folly
Sir George and Lady Stubbs, the hosts of a village fÊte, hit upon the novel idea of staging a mock murder mystery. In good faith, Ariadne Oliver, the well known crime writer, agrees to organise their murder hunt.Despite weeks of meticulous planning, at the last minute Ariadne calls her friend Hercul...
 
Dumb Witness
Everyone blamed Emily's accident on a rubber ball left on the stairs by her frisky terrier. But the more she thought about the fall, the more convinced she became that one of her relatives was trying to kill her....
 
Evil Under the Sun
It was not unusual to find the sun-loving Arlena Stuart stretched out on a beach, face down. Only on this occasion there was no sun...her beautiful bronzed body had been strangled to death....
 
Lord Edgware Dies
Poirot had been present when Jane bragged of her plan to 'get rid' of her estranged husband. Now he is dead and Jane had a cast-iron alibi, she was dining with friends at the time and after all he had granted her a divorce, so what motive did she have?...
 
They Do It With Mirrors
When Jane goes to stay with her friend Carrie-Louise at her home she soon begins to realise that all is not well there. Not only is this the family home but it is also a rehabilitation centre for delinquent boys and there are definitely some odd characters living there. Then an attempt is made on th...
 
The Pale Horse
When a priest is murdered on his way home from attending a dying woman, Mark Easterbrook must solve his murder, working with the only clue he has--the list of unrelated names found on the priest's body.
To understand the strange goings on at The Pale Horse Inn, Mark Easterbrook knew he had to beg...
 
Sleeping Murder
Gwenda Reed's new home, a charming Victorian villa, is giving the lovely new bride the strangest feeling of deja vu and an unnatural dread that's taking its toll. Perhaps her husband's aunt, Miss Marple, can calm the young woman's frayed nerves. But how can anyone solve a mystery such as this when...
 
By the Pricking of My Thumbs
When Tommy & Tuppence, older, but still with an unquenchable thirst for adventure and justice, visit an elderly aunt in her gothic nursing home, they think nothing of her mistrust of the doctors: after all she is elderly and has always been a difficult woman.But when Mrs Lockett mentioned a poisoned...
 
Crooked House
The Leonides were one big happy family living in a sprawling, ramshackle mansion. That was until head of the household, Aristide, was murdered with a fatal barbiturate injection.
Suspicion naturally falls on the old man's young widow, fifty years his junior. But the murderer has reckoned without ...