The A.B.C. murders: A Hercule Poirot Mystery

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Alice Ascher, a shopkeeper in Andover, is bludgeoned to death at her place of work. Next to die is Miss Bernard in Bexhill, then Mr. Clarke in Churston. More disturbing than the alphabetic sequence of the killings or the ABC Railway guide that the killer leaves at the scene of each crime are the taunting notes Hercule Poirot receives each time the killer is about to strike again. It is one of Poirot's most challenging cases yet.
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series Hercule Poirot mysteries
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Belgians, Belgians -- England -- Fiction, Crime -- FICTION, Downloadable audio books, Electronic books, England, FICTION / Historical, Fiction, Historical -- FICTION, Large type books, Mystery, Mystery fiction, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character), Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Poirot, Hercule -- (Fictitious character), Poirot, Hercule -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators, Private investigators -- England -- Fiction, Serial murder investigation -- Fiction, Traditional -- Mystery & Detective
title_display The A.B.C. murders
title_full The A.B.C. murders / Agatha Christie, The A.B.C. murders [large print] : a Hercule Poirot mystery / Agatha Christie, The A.B.C. murders [sound recording] : a Hercule Poirot mystery / Agatha Christie, The ABC Murders A Hercule Poirot Mystery [eBook] Christie, Agatha., The ABC Murders Hercule Poirot Series, Book 12, The abc murders [eAudio] / Agatha Christie
title_short The A.B.C. murders
title_sub A Hercule Poirot Mystery
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