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When people are asked about Agatha Christie they will often say that she was first and foremost a storyteller. With such a strong canon of work ranging across male and female, and double-act, sleuths, killing methods from poison and knives to guns, drowning and strangulation it is widely acknowledged that she is without compare. Here you will find everything you need to join the millions of Christie readers around the world.

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Complete Quin and Satherthwaite
The Complete Quin and Satterthwaite: Love Detectives - Short Story Collection Genres: Supernatural,  Detective,  Romance

A brand new omnibus that perfectly illustrates Agatha Christie, the Queen of Crime’s, lighter side - and also features her own favourite creation Mr Harley ...

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Poirot Investigates HCPB
The Million Dollar Bond Robbery - Short Story Genre: Detective

Philip Ridgeway is suspected of stealing over a million dollars in Liberty Bonds while they were being taken to America by ship. His fiance Esmee ...

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Parker Pyne Investigates HCPB
The Case of the City Clerk - Short Story Genre: Thriller

With his wife and children on holiday, the conventional Mr Roberts goes to Parker Pyne seeking excitement to inject into his drab life.  Pyne decides ...

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Parker Pyne Investigates HCPB
The Case of the Discontented Husband - Short Story Genre: Romance

Reginald Wade goes to Parker Pyne when he learns his wife has decided to leave him for another man.  Reggie’s only hope is that his ...

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Partners in Crime HCPB
The Red House - Short Story Genre: Detective

The Clergyman's Daughter and The Red House are in fact two parts of the same story, so they share this story information page. An old ...

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Parker Pyne Investigates HCPB
The Case of the Discontented Soldier - Short Story Genre: Thriller

The recently retired Major Wilbraham is bored and unhappy so he answers Parker Pyne’s newspaper ad.  Before long the Major finds himself rescuing Freda Clegg ...

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Witness for the Prosecution play - Play Genre: Thriller

Consolidation of Christie's fame as a playwright came in 1953 with the production of Witness for the Prosecution. Peter Saunders the famous producer suggested to ...

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Parker Pyne Investigates HCPB
The Case of the Distressed Lady - Short Story Genre: Thriller

Daphne St John enlists Parker Pyne’s aid.  She must return a valuable diamond she stole pay off gambling debts.  Now, repenting her rash act, Daphne ...

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