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Midwinter Murder

(2020)
Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
A collection of stories by

 
 
“What more . . . can a mystery addict desire?” — The New York Times

An all-new collection of winter-themed stories from the Queen of Mystery, just in time for the holidays—including the original version of “Christmas Adventure,” never before released in the United States!

There’s a chill in the air and the days are growing shorter . . . It’s the perfect time to curl up in front of a crackling fire with these wintery whodunits from the legendary Agatha Christie. But beware of deadly snowdrifts and dangerous gifts, poisoned meals and mysterious guests. This chilling compendium of short stories—some featuring beloved detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple—is an essential omnibus for Christie fans and the perfect holiday gift for mystery lovers.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Dame Agatha has sold more books than all besides Shakespeare and the Bible." - David Baldacci

"I read everything by Agatha Christie." - Gillian Flynn

"Reading a perfectly plotted Agatha Christie is like crunching into a perfect apple: that pure, crisp, absolute satisfaction." - Tana French

"Agatha Christie taught me many important lessons about the inner workings of the mystery novel before it ever occurred to me that I might one day be writing mysteries myself." - Sue Grafton

"All crime fiction writers around the globe owe Agatha Christie a massive debt." - Peter James

"I always wanted to be Agatha Christie when I grew up. I still do." - J A Jance

"Without a doubt, the greatest mystery writer of all time." - Ragnar Jónasson

"Any mystery writer who wants to learn how to plot should spend a few days reading Agatha Christie. She’ll show you everything you want to know." - Donna Leon

"She gives us an insight into human nature that few, if any, have surpassed." - Susan Lewis

"Agatha Christie is the gateway drug to crime fiction both for readers and for writers." - Val McDermid

"Agatha Christie’s books are both wonderful crime novels and studies in contrast and duality, and I adore them still. Underestimate them at your peril." - Louise Penny

"A hundred years after her first novel, and we are all still standing in her shadow." - Andrew Taylor

"Agatha Christie’s indelibly etched characters have entertained millions across the years and a love of her work has brought together generations of readers—a singular achievement for any author and an inspiration to writers across the literary landscape." - Jacqueline Winspear


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Hardback Editions

October 2020 : UK Hardback
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Title: MIDWINTER MURDER: Fireside Mysteries from the Queen of Crime
Author(s): Agatha Christie
ISBN: 0-00-832896-X / 978-0-00-832896-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

October 2020 : USA Paperback
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Title: Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
Author(s): Agatha Christie
ISBN: 0-06-303036-5 / 978-0-06-303036-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

October 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
Author(s): Agatha Christie
ISBN: 1-79994-361-5 / 978-1-79994-361-7
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


October 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
Author(s): Agatha Christie
ISBN: 1-79994-363-1 / 978-1-79994-363-1
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


October 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
Author(s): Agatha Christie
ISBN: 1-79994-362-3 / 978-1-79994-362-4
Publisher: HarperCollins B and Blackstone Publishing
Availability: Amazon CA   


October 2020 : USA Audio edition

Title: Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
Author(s): Agatha Christie
Publisher: HarperAudio
Availability: Amazon   


Kindle Editions

October 2020 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Midwinter Murder: Fireside Tales from the Queen of Mystery
Author(s): Agatha Christie
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


October 2020 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: MIDWINTER MURDER: Fireside Mysteries from the Queen of Crime
Author(s): Agatha Christie
Publisher: HarperCollins
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU