Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Writer

Biography: Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie was a British crime writer of novels, short stories, and plays. She also wrote romances under the name Mary Westmacott, but she is best remembered for her 66 detective novels and more than 15 short story collections, and her successful West End plays.

Source/Notes: On her husband, Max Mallowan. As quoted in: "An Agatha Christie Chronology" by Nancy Blue Wynne, Ace Books, 1976. Also in: "The Life of the Party" (1956) by Bennett Cerf
Source/Notes: Witness for the Prosecution: A Play in Three Acts (1952), Act I, p. 23
Source/Notes: Agatha Christie: An Autobiography (Berkley, 1991 edition), p. 107 - ISBN: 9780425127391
Source/Notes: Witness for the Prosecution: An Agatha Christie Short Story (2011 edition), HarperCollins UK - ISBN: 9780007452125

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Source/Notes: Hercule Poirot - The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920)
Source/Notes: Clues to Christie: The Definitive Guide to Miss Marple, Hercule Poirot and all of Agatha Christie’s Mysteries (2011 edition), HarperCollins UK - ISBN: 9780007455959. Also in "Agatha Christie: An Autobiography" (HarperCollins UK, 2010)

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