The Secret of Chimneys

The Secret of Chimneys

by Agatha Christie

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Overview

What is The Secret of Chimneys? A young drifter finds out when a favor for a friend pulls him into the heart of a deadly conspiracy in this captivating classic from Agatha Christie.

Little did Anthony Cade suspect that an errand for a friend would place him at the center of a deadly conspiracy. Drawn into a web of intrigue, he begins to realize that the simple favor has placed him in serious danger.

As events unfold, the combined forces of Scotland Yard and the French Sûreté gradually converge on Chimneys, the great country estate that hides an amazing secret. . . .

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781611736267
Publisher: Center Point
Publication date: 02/28/2013
Edition description: Large Print
Pages: 367
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976, after a prolific career spanning six decades.

Date of Birth:

September 15, 1890

Date of Death:

January 12, 1976

Place of Birth:

Torquay, Devon, England

Education:

Home schooling

Table of Contents

Anthony Cade Signs On

A Lady in Distress

Anxiety in High Places

Introducing a Very Charming Lady

First Night in London

The Gentle Art of Blackmail

Mr Mcgrath Refuses an Invitation

A Dead Man

Anthony Disposes of a Body

Chimneys

Superintendent Battle Arrives

Anthony Tells His Story

The American Visitor

Mainly Political and Financial

The French Stranger

Tea in the Schoolroom

A Midnight Adventure

Second Midnight Adventure

Secret History

Battle and Anthony Confer

Mr Isaacstein’s Suitcase

The Red Signal

Encounter in the Rose Garden

The House at Dover

Tuesday Night at Chimneys

The 13th of October

The 13th of October (Continued)

King Victor

Further Explanations

Anthony Signs on for a New Job

Sundry Details

What People are Saying About This

Kate Mosse

“Agatha Christie was a revolutionary writer, one of the first to make the detective story accessible, with clean, easy prose.”

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