Monday, January 12, 2009


Author: Agatha Christie
Title: Curtain
Number of Pages: 224
First Publication: 1975
Genre: Mystery
Synopsis: "Poirot returns to the scene of his very first crime to solve a mystery that will be his last."

It has been a year since Captain Hasting's has seen his friend Hercule Poirot, so at Poirot's request he meets him at Styles. Yes, the very same place where he solved his first case.
Hasting's is dismayed to find that his old friend has aged considerly since thay last met. But, when Poirot insists that there is a murder at Styles (again), one who will kill again if he is not stopped in time and brought to justice. With the realization that Poirot will go to any length to bring the murderer to justice or die trying, Hasting's trys to figure out the killers identity.
Curtain starts out a little slow, but picks up a lot of speed after the first murder.
Curtain gets 5 out of 5 cameo pendents.

Dame Orchid

1 comment:

  1. You sure make Agatha Christie's books sound good. Maybe one day I'll read them, but I have a bunch of other books I need to read first. :)


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