“Murder Is Easy is beautiful work of clever mystery and thrill by the original queen of the genre. Christie's easy conversational tone and well-paced build-up in action are as fun to listen to now as it must have been to read back in the day. It's always fun to read a good Poirot or Mrs. Marple plot, but I think she really shines with her one-off impromptu detectives, and especially so in the calmly clever Luke and daringly sharp Bridget. And, of course, the brilliant, well-styled narration of Gemma Whelan just caps it off perfectly and makes you want to keep listening for hours on end.”Cat, Gottwals Books
A quiet English village is plagued by a fiendish serial killer in Queen of Mystery Agatha Christie’s classic thriller, Murder is Easy.
Luke Fitzwilliam does not believe Miss Pinkerton’s wild allegation that a multiple murderer is at work in the quiet English village of Wychwood and that her local doctor is next in line.
But within hours, Miss Pinkerton has been killed in a hit-and-run car accident. Mere coincidence? Luke is inclined to think so—until he reads in the Times of the unexpected demise of Wychwood’s Dr. Humbleby.…