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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd Considered to be one of Agatha Christie s most controversial mysteries, The Murder of Roger Ackroyd breaks all the rules of traditional mystery writing The peaceful English village of King s Abbot is stunned First, the attractive widow Ferrars dies from an overdose of veronal Not twenty four hours later, Roger Ackroyd the man she had planned to marry is murdered It is a baffling, complex case involving blackmail, suicide, and violent death, a cast that taxes Hercule Poirot s little grey cells before he reaches one of the most startling conclusions of his fabled career


10 thoughts on “The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

  1. Madeline Madeline says:

    I went into this book with a bit of an attitude Roger Ackroyd is the only Agatha Christie book featured on the list of 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die, and I was skeptical about the List s claim that this was the only Christie book worth reading But


  2. Brina Brina says:

    I read mysteries in between denser reads and Dame Christie never disappoints me As in all of her cases involving Inspector Hercule Poirot, Christie unearths layer upon layer of the case, leaving her readers guessing until the very end Just when you think who


  3. Jaline Jaline says:

    This is one of the cleverest mysteries I have ever read The plot is dazzling and its execution is flawless I was drawn into the mystery so easily and, despite following all of Hercule Poirot s little ideas as he calls them , despite all the subtle clues to de


  4. Adina Adina says:

    The Murder or Roger Ackroyd is one of the most well known mysteries written by Agatha Christie and the only one to be featured in the 1001 Books To Read Before You Die list After having read it I understand why it is so well praised As with all her mysteries,


  5. Kylie D Kylie D says:

    It s been many years since this book was released, but it s still a cut above what s being published today Iconic detective Hercule Poirot has retired to the country, but is drawn in to solve a murder With an ingenious plot, wonderful characters, and an ending


  6. Arah-Lynda Arah-Lynda says:

    Wow just Wow Agatha Christie had me from the first page, hook line sinker and she never lost my attention until the very end No wonder this is considered to be one of her very best.I do not want to say too much about this book, I mean the title pretty much tells


  7. Sean Barrs Sean Barrs says:

    Agatha Christie offers her readers an invite, an invite to come and solve her tantalising murder mystery.It was a real tricky one, though I did have my suspicions very early on There was a certain emphasis on a tiny bit of information that we didn t really need t


  8. Bill Kerwin Bill Kerwin says:

    This Hercule Poirot is a genuine tour de force, a classic of the genre, for a very good reason that you will understand perfectly as soon as you have finish reading it.


  9. Phrynne Phrynne says:

    I saw a few reviews, before I read this book, saying it was the best Agatha Christie they had read and I think I agree I raced through it in a few hours though still making sure I absorbed every fact and every clue.Not that it did me any good I had plenty of ideas


  10. Adrian Adrian says:

    My 2018 Review ooh 4.5 starsSo as part of my Hercule Poirot challenge, courtesy of Jessica in Reading the Detectives , I decided to read this book for the 2nd time in 13 months why when I have so many books I want to read I don t know, but I did Was I disappointed,


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