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A Talent for Murder

(2017)
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Discover the real-life mystery centered on the queen of crime herself: Agatha Christie. In this tantalizing new novel, Christie's mysterious ten-day disappearance serves as the starting point for a gripping novel, in which Christie herself is pulled into a case of blackmail and murder.

"I wouldn't scream if I were you. Unless you want the whole world to learn about your husband and his mistress."

Agatha Christie, in London to visit her literary agent, is boarding a train, preoccupied with the devastating knowledge that her husband is having an affair. She feels a light touch on her back, causing her to lose her balance, then a sense of someone pulling her to safety from the rush of the incoming train. So begins a terrifying sequence of events - for her rescuer is no guardian angel, rather he is a blackmailer of the most insidious, manipulative kind.

"You, Mrs. Christie, are going to commit a murder. But, before then, you are going to disappear."

Writing about murder is a far cry from committing a crime, and Agatha must use every ounce of her cleverness and resourcefulness to thwart an adversary determined to exploit her expertise and knowledge about the act of murder to kill on his behalf.

In A Talent for Murder, Andrew Wilson ingeniously explores Agatha Christie's odd ten-day disappearance in 1926 and weaves an utterly compelling and convincing story around this still unsolved mystery involving the world's bestselling novelist.

Genre: Historical Mystery    

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Hardback Editions

November 2017 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Talent for Murder (Thorndike Press Large Print Mystery Series)
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
ISBN: 1-4328-4349-4 / 978-1-4328-4349-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
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July 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Talent for Murder: A Novel
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
ISBN: 1-5011-4506-1 / 978-1-5011-4506-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atria Books
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May 2017 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Talent for Murder
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
ISBN: 1-4711-4821-1 / 978-1-4711-4821-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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Paperback Editions

March 2018 : UK Paperback

Title: A Talent for Murder
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
ISBN: 1-4711-4824-6 / 978-1-4711-4824-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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January 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Talent for Murder: A Novel
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
ISBN: 1-5011-4507-X / 978-1-5011-4507-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Washington Square Press
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May 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Talent for Murder
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
ISBN: 1-4711-4822-X / 978-1-4711-4822-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
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Audio Editions

September 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Talent for Murder
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing
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September 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Talent for Murder
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing
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Kindle Editions

July 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Talent for Murder: A Novel
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
Publisher: Atria Books
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April 2017 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Talent for Murder
Author(s): Andrew Wilson
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon UK