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Miss Marple Series

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Mystery series in order of publication. Miss Marple is introduced in The Murder at the Vicarage and has 12 novels. The books can be read in any order. Mixed short story collections are included if some are Marple. They are listed as .5 publications if all Marple and .25 if Marple mixed with other detectives. Please note the publication dates reflec…
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Book 1
The Murder at the Vicarage
Agatha Christie - Apr 12, 2011 (first published in 1930)
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‘Anyone who murdered Colonel Protheroe,’ declared the parson, brandishing a carving knife above a joint of roast beef, ‘would be doing the world at large a favour!’ It was a careless remark for a man of the cloth. And one which was to come back and haunt the clergyman just a few hours later – when the colonel was found shot dead in the clergyman’s ...
Book 2
The Body in the Library
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries)
Agatha Christie - Apr 12, 2011 (first published in 1942)
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It’s seven in the morning. The Bantrys wake to find the body of a young woman in their library. She is wearing evening dress and heavy make-up, which is now smeared across her cheeks.But who is she? How did she get there? And what is the connection with another dead girl, whose charred remains are later discovered in an abandoned quarry?The respect...
Book 3
The Moving Finger
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries)
Agatha Christie - Apr 12, 2011 (first published in 1942)
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The placid village of Lymstock seems the perfect place for Jerry Burton to recuperate from his accident under the care of his sister, Joanna. But soon a series of vicious poison-pen letters destroys the village's quiet charm, eventually causing one recipient to commit suicide. The vicar, the doctor, the servants—all are on the verge of accusing one...
Book 4
A Murder Is Announced
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries)
Agatha Christie - Apr 12, 2011 (first published in 1950)
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Promoted on both sides of the Atlantic as Agatha Christie's 50th book and published in 1950 by William Collins, A Murder is Announced is a staple of crime fiction and is often considered the best of all the Miss Marple novels. The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn, including Jane Marple, are agog with curiosity over an advertisement in the local gazet...
Book 5
They Do It With Mirrors
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries Book 5)
Agatha Christie - Mar 17, 2009 (first published in 1952)
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A sense of danger pervades the rambling Victorian mansion in which Jane Marple's friend Carrie Louise lives—and not only because the building doubles as a rehabilitation centre for criminal youths. One inmate attempts, and fails, to shoot dead the administrator. But simultaneously, in another part of the building, a mysterious visitor is less lucky...
Book 6
Une poignée de seigle
Agatha Christie - Jul 22, 2015 (first published in 1953)
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Une poignée de seigle dans la poche d'un homme empoisonné, un cintre à vêtements accroché au nez d'une jeune fille morte étranglée… Que signifient ces indices aussi inquiétants que saugrenus ? Un fou se promène-t-il en toute liberté à Yewtree Lodge ?Heureusement, Miss Marple est là pour mener l’enquête. Car ce qui peut paraître incompréhensible au ...
Book 7
50 From Paddington
Agatha Christie - Apr 12, 2011 (first published in 1957)
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For an instant the two trains ran together, side by side. In that frozen moment, Elspeth McGillicuddy witnessed a murder. Helplessly, she stared out of her carriage window as a man remorselessly tightened his grip around a woman's throat. The body crumpled. Then the other train drew away. But who, apart from Miss Marple, would take her story seriou...
Book 8
The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side
Agatha Christie - Mar 01, 2006 (first published in 1962)
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One minute, silly Heather Badcock had been gabbling on at her movie idol, the glamorous Marina Gregg. The next, Heather suffered a massive seizure. But for whom was the deadly poison really intended?Marina’s frozen expression suggested she had witnessed something horrific. But, while others searched for material evidence, Jane Marple conducted a ve...
Book 9
A Caribbean Mystery
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries)
Agatha Christie - Apr 12, 2011 (first published in 1964)
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There is no rest or relaxation for Miss Marple. Miss Jane Marple, Agatha Christie's most appealing sleuth, returns in this classic baffler of a vacation-turned-deadly....
Book 10
At Bertram's Hotel
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries Book 10)
Agatha Christie - Oct 28, 2003 (first published in 1965)
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At Bertram’s Hotel the intrepid Miss Marple, on holiday in London, must solve a deadly mystery at the end of a chain of very violent events.An old-fashioned London hotel is not quite as reputable as it makes out to be.…When Miss Marple comes up from the country for a holiday in London, she finds what she’s looking for at Bertram’s Hotel: traditiona...
Book 11
A Miss Marple Mystery (Miss Marple Mysteries Book 11)
Agatha Christie - Jun 15, 2004 (first published in 1971)
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Even the unflappable Miss Marple is astounded as she reads the letter addressed to her on instructions from the recently deceased tycoon Mr. Jason Rafiel, whom she had met on holiday in the West Indies (A Caribbean Mystery). Recognizing in her a natural flair for justice and a genius for crime-solving, Mr. Rafiel has bequeathed to Miss Marple a £20...
Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie
Miss Marple by Agatha Christie