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Moord in de Oriënt-Expres

Agatha Christie (author), J. Rijman (translator)
Poirot probeert de moord op een mede-passagier van de Orie͏̈nt-Expres, gepleegd nadat de trein is ingesneeuwd, op te lossen.
Title
Moord in de Oriënt-Expres
Author
Agatha Christie
Translator
J. Rijman
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
Murder on the Orient Express
Publisher
Amsterdam: The House of Books, © 2017 | Other editions
221 p.
ISBN
9789044353808 (paperback)

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Een echte 'Agatha Christie', waarin de beroemde detective Hercule Poirot de moord op een mede-passagier van de Oriënt-Expres, gepleegd nadat de trein ingesneeuwd is, weet op te lossen. Uitstekende detective met een knappe intrige en een verrassende oplossing. Verfilmd met Kenneth Branagh (ook de regisseur) als Hercule Poirot en een keur van andere sterren zoals Penelope Cruz, William Dafoe, Johnny Depp en vele anderen. Begin november 2017 in de Nederlandse bioscopen.

About Agatha Christie

Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Lady Mallowan, (née Miller; 15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976) was an English writer known for her 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections, particularly those revolving around fictional detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. She also wrote the world's longest-running play, The Mousetrap, which was performed in the West End from 1952 to 2020, as well as six novels under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott. In 1971, she was made a Dame (DBE) for her contributions to literature. Guinness World Records lists Christie as the best-selling fiction writer of all time, her novels having sold more than two billion copies.

Christie was born into a wealthy upper-middle-class family in Torquay, Devon, and was largely home-schooled. She was initially an unsuccessful writer with six consecutive rejections, but this changed in 1920 when The Myst…Read more on Wikipedia