Elephants Can Remember: A Hercule Poirot Mystery, Agatha Christie
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Elephants Can Remember: A Hercule Poirot Mystery

Author: Agatha Christie

Series: Hercule Poirot Mysteries #37

Narrator: Hugh Fraser

Unabridged: 6 hr 4 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Harper Audio

Published: 07/03/2012

Genre: Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Traditional British

Synopsis

A classic Hercule Poirot investigation, Agatha Christie’s Elephants Can Remember has the expert detective delving into an unsolved crime from the past involving the strange death of a husband and wife.Hercule Poirot stood on the clifftop. Here, many years earlier, there had been a fatal accident followed by the grisly discovery of two bodies—a husband and wife who had been shot dead.But who had killed whom? Was it a suicide pact? A crime of passion? Or cold-blooded murder? Poirot delves into the past and discovers that “old sins leave long shadows.”

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About the Author

What a daunting task to write about the most famous mystery writer, Agatha Christie. She was born in 1890 in England, where she was home schooled by her American father. It was an unusual way to be educated for the times. Her father did not want her to begin learning to read until age eight, but out of boredom, she taught herself to read by age five.

In his research, Curran found a plethora of information about Agatha. He outlines many of those interesting facts. Since there are so many, just a few will be mentioned here. Agatha could have been an excellent performer as a pianist, but she was much too shy to perform. She once had three plays running simultaneously in London. She traveled around the world in 1922, which would have been quite a feat back then. Agatha loved dogs. She has a rose named after her. She never did drink alcohol nor smoked. Her last public appearance was in 1974, at the premier of the movie, Murder on the Orient Express. Agatha Christie's name has appeared every day for 53 years in every newspaper with a West End London theatre listing. Her favorite flower was Lily of the Valley. The information about this illustrious author goes on and on. It is a great asset to readers that author John Curran wrote the definitive book about an iconic author. One other interesting fact was that Agatha met Archie Christie in 1912, married on Christmas Eve 1914, spending their honeymoon at The Grand Hotel in Torquay, but Archie returned to France on Dec 27th due to the War. Agatha and Archie fid not really experience married life until he was posted at the London War Office. Agatha has been quoted as saying only then did she feel that her married life truly began.

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AudiobooksNow review by Elizabeth L on 2007-05-30 10:22:18

British Actor John Moffatt is a pleasure to listen to. Ariadne Oliver, asks Hercule Poirot to investigate a 12 year old murder suicide. Ariadne Oliver & Hercule Poirot make a great team. I always enjoy an Agatha Christie story with Ms. Oliver. This book has it all, greed, jealousy, murder, and lots of mystery. I highly recommend it.

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