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Curtain: Poirot's last case : a Hercule Poirot mystery

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One of Christie's last published novels, and perhaps Hercule Poirot's most controversial investigation, this stunner from the Queen of Crime isn't just a made history.
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The legendary detective saves his best for last as he races to apprehend a five-time killer before the final curtain descends in Curtain: Poirot's Last Case, the last book Agatha Christie published before her death.

The crime-fighting careers of Hercule Poirot and Captain Hastings have come full circle—they are back once again in the rambling country house in which they solved their first murder together.

Both Hercule Poirot and Great Styles have seen better days—but, despite being crippled with arthritis, there is nothing wrong with the great detective and his "little gray cells." However, when Poirot brands one of the seemingly harmless guests a five-time murderer, some people have their doubts. But Poirot alone knows he must prevent a sixth murder before the curtain falls.

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series Hercule Poirot mysteries
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, English, Detectives -- England -- Fiction, Large type books, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- England -- Fiction
title_display Curtain : Poirot's last case : a Hercule Poirot mystery
title_full Curtain / Agatha Christie, Curtain : Poirot's last case : a Hercule Poirot mystery / Agatha Christie, Curtain [text (large print)] : Poirot's last case : a Hercule Poirot mystery / Agatha Christie, Curtain: Poirot's Last Case Hercule Poirot Series, Book 39
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title_sub Poirot's last case : a Hercule Poirot mystery
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, English, Detectives, Fiction, Large type books, Mystery, Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character), Private investigators