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Marple : twelve new stories / Naomi Alderman, Leigh Bardugo, Alyssa Cole, Lucy Foley, Elly Griffiths, Nathalie Haynes, Jean Kwok, Val McDermid, Karen M. McManus, Dreda Say Mitchell, Kate Mosse, Ruth Ware.

Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976 (creator.). Foley, Lucy (Novelist). Container of (work): Evil in small places. (Added Author). McDermid, Val. Container of (work): Second murder at the vicarage. (Added Author). Cole, Alyssa. Container of (work): Miss Marple takes Manhattan. (Added Author). Haynes, Natalie. Container of (work): Unravelling. (Added Author). Ware, Ruth. Container of (work): Miss Marple's Christmas. (Added Author). Alderman, Naomi. Container of (work): Open mind. (Added Author). Kwok, Jean. Container of (work): Jade empress. (Added Author). Mitchell, Dreda Say. Container of (work): Deadly wedding day. (Added Author). Griffiths, Ella, 1978- Container of (work): Murder at the Villa Rosa. (Added Author). McManus, Karen M. Container of (work): Murdering sort. (Added Author). Mosse, Kate, 1961- Container of (work): Mystery of the acid soil. (Added Author). Bardugo, Leigh. Container of (work): Disappearance. (Added Author).

Summary:

A brand-new collection of short stories featuring the Queen of Mystery's legendary detective Jane Marple, penned by 12 remarkable best-selling and acclaimed authors. This collection of 12 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 ... Miss Marple was first introduced to readers in a story Agatha Christie wrote for The Royal Magazine in 1927 and made her first appearance in a full-length novel in 1930's The Murder at the Vicarage. It has been 45 years since Agatha Christie's last Marple novel, Sleeping Murder, was published posthumously in 1976, and this collection of ingenious new stories by 12 Christie devotees will be a timely reminder why Jane Marple remains the most famous fictional female detective of all time.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063136052
  • ISBN: 0063136058
  • Physical Description: 370 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U. S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published as Marple in the United Kingdom in 2022 by HarperCollins."--Title page verso.
Subject: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women detectives > England > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Short stories.

Available copies

  • 0 of 4 copies available at South Central Regional Library.

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  • 1 current hold with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Altona Library F Mar (Text) 35864002833000 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2022-12-03
Manitou Library F Mar (Text) 35864002833018 Adult Fiction Volume hold In process -
Morden Library F Mar (Text) 35864002827143 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2022-12-09
Winkler Library F Mar (Text) 35864002849683 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2022-12-20


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