Why this book?
The ultimate locked room mystery.
Not only do we have a killer in an isolated situation (a small island) intent on murdering every one of the ten occupants but we soon find out the killer is one of the ten occupants.
As each is picked off, one-by-one those who remain try desperately to stay alive and to unmask the killer.
This book got me through a difficult time at school. I was the school bully’s target and I let it be known I was reading a book where everyone is murdered, one by one.
This appealed to her macabre personality and so I fed her bits of the book each day until she forgot she didn’t like me. Thanks for that, Agatha!
And Then There Were None
Why should I read it?
9 authors picked And Then There Were None as one of their favorite books, and they share why you should read it.
What is this book about?
Agatha Christie's world-famous mystery thriller, reissued with a striking new cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers.
Ten strangers, apparently with little in common, are lured to an island mansion off the coast of Devon by the mysterious U.N.Owen. 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…