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Agatha Christie
Murder in the Mews

To My Old Friend
Sybil Healey
With affection

First Published

UK
Collins, London, Mar. 1937
US
Dodd Mead, New York, Jun. 1937 as "Dead Man's Mirror"

Plot

(from HarperCollins "The Agatha Christie Collection" cover)

How did a woman holding a pistol in her right hand manage to shoot herself in the left temple? What was the link between a ghostsighting and the disappearance of bullet that killed Sir Gervase shatter a mirror in another part of the room? And who destroyed the 'eternal triangle' of love involving renowned beauty, Valentine Chantry?

Hercule Poirot is faced with four mystifying cases - each a miniature classic of characterisation, incident and suspense.

Link

  1. Official Site: Murder in the Mews
  2. Wikipedia: Murder in the Mews

Murder in the Mews

Woman's Journal, Dec. 1936
Redbook, Sep.-Oct. 1936
a.k.a. 'Mystery of the Dressing Case'
Characters
Poirot, Japp, Mrs. Pierce, Jane Plenderleith, Major Eustace, Leverton-West

Film & TV Dramas

Murder In The Mews
Agahta Christie's POIROT I, 1989
director Edward Bennett
writer Clive Exton
cast David Suchet(Poirot), Hugh Fraser(Hastings), Philip Jackson(Japp), Pauline Moran(Miss Lemon), Juliette Mole(Jane Plenderleith), David Yelland(Laverton West), James Faulkner(Major Eustace), Gabrielle Blunt(Mrs Pierce), John Cording(Div Insp Jameson), Barrie Cookson(Dr Brett), Beccy Wright(Maid), Nicholas Delve(Freddie)

Link

  1. Official Site: Murder in the Mews
  2. IMDb: Poirot: Murder In The Mews (1989)

The Incredible Theft

Daily Express, Apr.6-12 1937

Film & TV Dramas

The Incredible Theft
Agahta Christie's POIROT I, 1989
director Edward Bennett
writer David Reid, Clive Exton
cast David Suchet(Poirot), Hugh Fraser(Hastings), Philip Jackson(Japp), Pauline Moran(Miss Lemon), John Stride(Tommy Mayfield), Carmen Du Sautoy(Mrs Vanderlyn), Ciaran Madden(Lady Mayfield), John Carson(Sir George Carrington), Phyllida Law(Lady Carrington)

Link

  1. Official Site: The Incredible Theft
  2. IMDb: Poirot: The Incredible Theft (1989)

Dead Man's Mirror

Film & TV Dramas

Dead Man's Mirror
Agahta Christie's POIROT V, 1993
director Brian Eastman
writer Anthony Horowitz
cast David Suchet(Poirot), Hugh Fraser(Hastings), Philip Jackson(Japp), Zena Walker(Vanda Chevenix), Richard Lintern(John Lake), Iain Cuthbertson(Gervase Chevenix), Fiona Walker(Miss Lingard), Emma Fielding(Ruth Chevenix), Tushka Bergen(Susan), Jeremy Northam(Hugo Trent)

Link

  1. Official Site: Dead Man's Mirror
  2. IMDb: Poirot: Dead Man's Mirror (1993)

Triangle at Rhodes

This Week, Feb.2 1936
Strand Magazine, May. 1936
a.k.a. 'Before It Is Too Late'

Film & TV Dramas

Triangle at Rhodes
Agahta Christie's POIROT I, 1989
director Renny Rye
writer Stephen Wakelam
cast David Suchet(Poirot), Frances Low(Pamela Lyall), Jon Cartwright(Chantry), Annie Lambert(Valentine Chantry), Peter Settelen(Douglas Gold), Angela Down(Marjorie Gold), Timothy Knightley(Major Barnes), Al Fiorentini(Police Inspector), Patrick Monckton(Hotel Manager)

Link

  1. Official Site: Triangle at Rhodes
  2. IMDb: Poirot: Triangle at Rhodes (1989)
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