Tag: Agatha Christie

The Mysterious Affair at Styles

The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie (John Lane, 1920); audiobook read by Hugh Fraser (Harper Collins, 2006) An agreeable debut for both Christie and Poirot; yet for all the ingenious conception and deft foreshadowing, its mystery nevertheless comes across more as an intellectual puzzle for the author to have pieced together than as a whodunnit to engage the…