The Under Dog and Other Stories

The Under Dog and Other Stories A Beautiful Heiress, A Dashing Playboy, A Handsome Prince, And A Forgotten Recluse What Do They Have In Common They Re All Victims In A Series Of Crimes Only Hercule Poirot Could Solve. Poirot is quite a humble little fellow screech go the brakes Actually Poirot s biggest fan is himself He is terribly condescending to those who don t use their little gray cells, but that s what makes him funny Excellent book of stories. Well I started reading and then realized I had already read the first Story Looked them up and see that I ve read them all in other short story collections Oh well C est la vie. Me ha gustado esta colecci n de relatos en general, aunque creo que prefiero las historias cortas de Marple antes que las de Poirot Algunos relatos me han gustado m s que otros, pero la mayor a me han parecido un poco precipitados y me hubiera gustado saber m s de los personajes Poirot me saca de quicio pero entiendo que ese es el objetivo de la autora y es divertido a su manera C mo me suele pasar, lo que m s me gusta son los ambientes en los que se desarrollan los misterios mansiones, bail Me ha gustado esta colecci n de relatos en general, aunque creo que prefiero las historias cortas de Marple antes que las de Poirot Algunos relatos me han gustado m s que otros, pero la mayor a me han parecido un poco precipitados y me hubiera gustado saber m s de los personajes Poirot me saca de quicio pero entiendo que ese es el objetivo de la autora y es divertido a su manera C mo me
A collection of Christie short stories starring my favorite detective, Hercule Poirot Most of them were good Poirot mysteries, sometimes with Hastings bumbling along My least favorite story was probably The Lemesurier Inheritance I didn t quite make the connections in that story tha
I cannot understand how the original title of this book The under dog and other stories came to be translated into Spanish as Eight Poirot cases, when in fact there are nine the one that gives title to the English edition The under dog plus eight , much shorter ones, where Poirot collaborates again with Captain Hastings.These eight cases have seemed to me clearly inferior to the first despite its title In addition, I m afraid that Captain Hastings does not agree with meThi I cannot understand how the original title of this book The under dog and other stories came to be translated into Spanish as Eight Poirot cases, when in fact there are nine the one that gives title to the English edition The under dog plus eight , much shorter ones, where Poirot collaborates again with Captain Hastings
. Hercule Poirot returns with a novella and eight other short stories in Agatha Christie s The Under Dog and Other Stories Put together into a compilation for the first time in 1951, the stories themselves actually were amo
Some of the stories were similar in plot to other short stories in other books, but I did enjoy the others in the book. Three Hercule Poirot mysteries Included are The Underdog, Four and Twenty Blackbirds and The Dream All are excellent mysteries. The Underdog Charles Leverson has been arrested for the murder of Sir Reuben Astwell But Lady Astwell, wife of the deceased, believes that Charles is innocent her intuition tells her that the murderer is Sir Reuben s secretary, Owen Trefusis She insists that Poirot come and investigate further Poirot, he agrees the matter holds some interest for him And often times the woman, like the cat, can sense these things The Plymouth Express A woman s body has been found under a seat on the Ply The Underdog Charles Leverson has been arrested for the murder of Sir Reuben Astwell But Lady Astwell, wife of the deceased, believes that Charles is innocent her intuition tells her that the murderer is Sir Reuben s secretary, Owen Trefusis She insists that Poirot come and investigate further Poirot, he agrees the matter holds some interest for him And often times the woman, like the cat, can sense these things The Plymouth Express A woman s body has been found under a seat on the Plymouth Express And she s not just any woman she s Mrs Rupert Carrington, daughter of the steel king of America She was stabbed through the heart and robbed of several hundred thousand dollars worth of jewelry But who killed her The jealous husband The passionate lover Or was it someone else entirely The Affair at the Victory Ball Two people died on the same night one by overdose of cocaine, the other by stabb
THE UNDER DOG, BY AGATHA CHRISTIE Short stories featuring Hercule Poirot I have read, I believe, all of Dame Agatha s books featuring Hercule Poirot they used to be a big favorite of mine when I was 8 9 years old I haven t read many of the short stories, though, so I thought this would be interesting.I think the best way to review short story collections is to talk a little bit about each short story separately and hopefully briefly I won t do that with this one, though they were all very THE UNDER

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  • Paperback
  • 208 pages
  • The Under Dog and Other Stories
  • Agatha Christie
  • English
  • 11 July 2017
  • 0425068080