Published July 1, 1993
by Random House Audio .
Written in English
|Series||Hercule Poirot (6)|
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Mystery of the Blue Train focuses on the suspects with Hercule Poirot arriving at the half-way point. The novel is better for it – it illuminates an Cited by: 8. Publisher Description When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, a guard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering from her slumbers. But she will never wake again – for a heavy blow has killed her, disfiguring her features almost beyond recognition. What is /5(27). Synopsis The Mystery of the Blue Train Aboard the luxurious Blue Train running from London to the Riviera, pampered millionaire's daughter Ruth Kettering is murdered, her expensive jewels stolen. But Poirot is at hand to solve the case. After traveling on the Blue Train from Calais to Nice, Hercule Poirot is pressed into service to help solve the murder of heiress Ruth Kettering who is found savagely beaten in her compartment. She was the daughter of wealthy industrialist Rufus Van Alden and very much wanted a /10(33).
A mysterious woman, a legendary cursed jewel, and a night train to the French riviera -- ingredients for the perfect romance or the perfect crime? When the train stops, the jewel is missing, and the woman is found dead in her compartment. It's the perfect mystery, filled with passion, greed, deceit. This book has multiple sub-plots but the authoress has brilliantly merged them to create a nail-biting mystery. With the suspense, the mystery queen also depicts human nature and behavior which I liked a lot in her books. This book is one of the best books by Agatha Christie, and I recommend it to all the mystery and suspense lovers.4/5. The Mystery of the Blue Train (in fdj) by Agatha Christie. First edition (). The daughter of an American millionaire dies on a train en route for Nice When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, a guard attempts to wake serene Ruth Kettering from her slumbers. But she will never wake again -- for a heavy blow has killed her, disfiguring her features almost beyond recognition/5().
The Mystery of the Blue Train A Hercule Poirot Mystery Dedication To the two distinguished members of the O.F.D. Carlotta and Peter Contents Cover Title Page Dedication 1The Man with the White Hair 2M. le Marquis 3Heart of Fire 4On Curzon Street 5A Useful Gentleman 6Mirelle 7Letters 8Lady Tamplin Writes a Letter 9An Offer Refused 10On the Blue 4/5(32). The Mystery of the Blue Train by Christie, Agatha and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Mystery of the Blue Train is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie, first published in the United Kingdom by William Collins & Sons on Every once in a while, I like to immerse myself in a proper British mystery novel. And where else to turn to but to the Queen of Crime and her favorite detective, Hercule Poirot.. The Mystery of the Blue Train begins with the introduction of distantly related characters, each with their own nuances, dark secrets, and ambitions. The tone for murder is set early.