A Murder is Announced : Miss Marple

  • by Agatha Christie
  • Narrated by Joan Hickson
  • Series: Miss Marple
  • 7 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are agog with curiosity over an advertisement in the local gazette which reads: "A murder is announced and will take place on Friday October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m." A childish practical joke? Unable to resist the mysterious invitation, a crowd begins to gather at Little Paddocks at the appointed time when, without warning, the lights go out.

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What the Critics Say

"Joan Hickson: you can't beat her, you know. So enjoy this not-so-fluffy old lady doing her Marple thing. Genius." (Time Out)

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Great Book but...

I liked the book but unlike watching on the tv it's hard to keep track of character's and who is who. Though after the reveal I'll be re-reading until I pick up the clues myself.
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- Jenna Williams

fantastic listen

A great audable story. The effects made it that if you closed your eyes you ,could see it in you're mind very relaxing voice to listen to.
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- louise w

Book Details

  • Release Date: 25-08-2006
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited