And Then There Were None : Agatha Christie :Ten strangers, apparently with little in common, are lured to an island mansion off the coast of Devon by the mysterious U. Over dinner, a record begins to play, and the voice of an unseen host accuses each person of hiding a guilty secret. That evening, former reckless driver Tony Marston is found murdered by a deadly dose of cyanide. The tension escalates as the survivors realise the killer is not only among them but is preparing to strike again… and again Ten strangers arrive on an island invited by an unknown host. Each of them has a secret to hide and a crime for which they must pay.
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And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie, First Edition
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The book has an orange cloth cover and a distinctive green dust jacket illustrated by Stephen Bellman. To go with the racist title, the dust jacket features racist caricatures of black people being plucked one by one by an unknown white hand. Showing best matches Show all copies. Price: R 6, What makes Biblio different? Facebook Instagram Twitter.
First there were ten--a curious assortment of strangers summoned as weekend guests to a private island off the coast of Devon. Their host, an eccentric millionaire unkonwn to all of them, is nowhere to be found. All that the guests have in common is a wicked past they're unwilling to reveal--and a secret that will seal their fate. For each has been marked for murder. One by one they fall prey. Before the weekend is out, there will be none. And only the dead are above suspicion.
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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. They are met by Thomas and Ethel Rogers, the butler and cook-housekeeper, who state that their hosts, Mr.