A brand new collection of short stories featuring the Queen of Crime’s legendary detective Jane Marple, penned by twelve remarkable bestselling and acclaimed authors.
This collection of twelve original short stories, all featuring Jane Marple, will introduce the character to a whole new generation. Each author reimagines Agatha Christie’s Marple through their own unique perspective while staying true to the hallmarks of a traditional mystery.
Naomi Alderman | Leigh Bardugo | Alyssa Cole | Lucy Foley | Elly Griffiths | Natalie Haynes | Jean Kwok | Val McDermid | Karen M. McManus | Dreda Say Mitchell | Kate Mosse | Ruth Ware
- Discover 12 new mysteries from some of your favourite authors, as they reimagine Agatha Christie’s iconic sleuth, Miss Marple.
- 'Agatha Christie fans are in for a treat' Good Housekeeping
- 'Each author captures Christie — and Marple — perfectly, while also displaying just a bit of her own unique touch’ – The Washington Post
- ‘Without a doubt, the greatest mystery writer of all time’ – Ragnar Jonasson
- ‘A hundred years after her first novel, and we are all still standing in her shadow’ – Andrew Taylor
- ‘Agatha Christie is the gateway drug to crime fiction both for readers and for writers’ – Val McDermid
Joanna McQueen 3 days agoA lovely story to read as I sit in a priory tea shop. Perfect setting!Reply to Joanna McQueen
Alison Cook 3 days agoLove it. Great story stories and no cliff-angers until tomorrow. Love Miss Marple the perfect read for an afternoon in the conservatory surrounded by plants! Excellent plot, the cause and effect fall off the page and written as if in that period. Thanks.Reply to Alison Cook
Charlotte Pattison-Rideout 3 days agoLooking forward to this. Ashamed to say I have never read an Agatha Christie novel so this will be my inspiration hopefully!Reply to Charlotte Pattison-Rideout
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This collection of new stories featuring Agatha Christie’s Jane Marple is a must buy for fans this Christmas.https://t.co/a4IaghtkUi pic.twitter.com/J4kRjERuBK
A classic crime fiction character, imagined within the canon by 12 leading women crime authors.
This is a must-read for crime fiction lovers. That's how it is.
Agatha Christie by Lucy Worsley; Marple: Twelve New Stories – review https://t.co/1piI3oxjaU— Guardian Books (@GuardianBooks) September 18, 2022
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