Cards on the Table
ISBN: 0062073737
EAN13: 9780062073730
Language: English
Pages: 249
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
In Agatha Christie's classic mystery, Cards on the Table , the wily Hercule Poirot is on the case when a bridge night turns deadly Mr. Shaitana is famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he is a man of whom everybody is a little afraid. So when he boasts to Hercule Poirot that he considers murder an art form, the detective has some reservations about accepting a party invitation to view Shaitana's private collection. Indeed, what begins as an absorbing evening of bridge is to turn into a more dangerous game altogether.... --William Dietrich, New York Times bestselling author of the Ethan Gage Adventures
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Mr. Shaitana is famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he is a man of whom everybody is a little afraid. So when he boasts to Hercule Poirot that he considers murder an art form, the detective has some reservations about accepting a party invitation to view Shaitana's private collection. Indeed, what begins as an absorbing evening of bridge is to turn into a more dangerous game altogether.... --William Dietrich, New York Times bestselling author of the Ethan Gage Adventures
From the front Cover Mr. Shaitana is famous as a flamboyant party host. Nevertheless, he is a man of whom everybody is a little afraid. So when he boasts to Hercule Poirot that he considers murder an art form, the detective has some reservations about accepting a party invitation to view Shaitana's private collection. Indeed, what begins as an absorbing evening of bridge is to turn into a more dangerous game altogether.... --William Dietrich, New York Times bestselling author of the Ethan Gage Adventures