And Then There Were None - WikipediaI felt like I should have been drinking a cup of hot tea while listening to Bing Crosby as I read this novel. Once all ten people were in the house on the island, the story picks up when Anthony Marston is poisoned. I was worried about following along with ten characters and keeping their stories straight, but Christie managed to create compelling characters with fascinating background stories. Emily Brent, the ultra-religious spinster, should have had more spotlight in the story—and a spin-off too. She intrigued me the most. Emily fired her pregnant, unmarried maid who committed suicide right after. Emily was rigid, harsh, and probably twitchy.
Book Review - And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
BOOK REVIEW: AND THEN THERE WERE NONE BY AGATHA CHRISTIE
Dame Agatha Christie was a true bloody genius. And Then There Were None is widely touted as one of her best and is a truly clever, captivating story. Ten little Soldier Boys went out to dine; One choked his little self and then there were nine. Nine little Soldier Boys sat up very late; One overslept himself and then there were eight. Seven little Soldier Boys chopping up sticks; One chopped himself in halves and then there were six.
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"And Then There Were None" by Agatha Christie - Project Poirot SPOILER FREE
And Then There Were None is a mystery novel by English writer Agatha Christie , described by her as the most difficult of her books to write. The book is the world's best-selling mystery, and with over million copies sold is one of the best-selling books of all time. Publications International lists the novel as the sixth best-selling title. On 8 August in the late s, eight people arrive on a small, isolated island off the Devon coast of England. Each has an invitation tailored to his or her personal circumstances, such as an offer of employment or an unexpected late summer holiday.