Evil Under the Sun

Evil Under the Sun

A Hercule Poirot Mystery

Book - 2006
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Set at the Jolly Roger, a posh vacation resort for the rich and famous on the southern coast of England, Evil Under the Sun is one of Agatha Christie's most intriguing mysteries. When a gorgeous young bride is brutally strangled to death on the beach, only Hercule Poirot can sift through the secrets that shroud each of the guests and unravel the macabre mystery at this playground by the sea.
Publisher: New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, [2006]
ISBN: 9781579126285
1579126286
Branch Call Number: CHR
Characteristics: 220 pages ; 22 cm.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Nov 13, 2016

I adooooore Hercule Poirot!!!! He is definitely the book character that I love most. He is a super genius! I was surprised when I discovered the killers, although I felt very sorry for one of them at the beginning because... when you read the book you will know  I won't spoil anything for you guys, so you read the book and experience that beautiful suspense. I give this book 9/10 and I'm going to tell you something... reading Agatha Christie's books is a kind of magic. When you read one, you will want to read all of her books.
- @rahmamawlood of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

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newfieshawn
Dec 17, 2014

Excellent twists very good book

formrfarmr2011 Aug 09, 2014

This is a very quick read; I never would have guessed who did it! The crime takes place while Hercule Poirot is supposed to be on vacation; and involves both the current murder and one from the past. I liked the interviews both local law enforcement and Poirot conduct with the suspects. It is rather devious the way Poirot sets up a test and tumbles to the truth; although I think he took a bit of a risk this time! Agatha Christie does it again!

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kimh454
Apr 03, 2013

loved this book. absolutely brilliant, which is typical of Agatha Christie

bookguy100 Sep 13, 2012

Weak, preposterous ending. Slowly paced with a lot of dialogue.

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