The return of Hercule Poirot in The Mystery of Three Quarters

  As a big fan of the original Agatha Christie novels I feel that Sophie Hannah’s third outing with our favourite egg shaped detective was her best yet. When Poirot gets accused of sending letters to people accusing them of murder his curiosity is hooked as he knows he didn’t send them.  Which recipient of… Continue reading The return of Hercule Poirot in The Mystery of Three Quarters

Money in the Morgue, a collaboration between Ngaio Marsh and Stella Duffy

  This year at Theakstons Crime I met Stella Duffy outside the Old Swan Hotel, where one of the Golden Age crime writers, Agatha Christie, once stayed. Both Stella Duffy and Craig Sisterson are advocates for New Zealand’s answer to Agatha Christie, Ngaio Marsh and as part of this years Ngaio Marsh awards book tour… Continue reading Money in the Morgue, a collaboration between Ngaio Marsh and Stella Duffy