PERIODIC TABLE OF MYSTERY AUTHORS



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Agatha Christie

[Dame] Agatha [Mary Clarissa] Christie [nee Miller] (15 Sep 1890-12 Jan 1976) British author of 80+ mystery/detective novels with series characters Superintendent Battle, Tuppence and Tommy Beresford, Jane Marple, Hercule Poirot, Colonel Race, which constitute the most successful novels in sales and popularity of anyone in the genre. Also: * 6 mystery/detective novels under pseudonym Mary Westmacott * 16 plays, including the astonishingly long-running "The Mousetrap" * 2 radio plays * 2 collections of poetry * 1 travle book * 1 autobiography Agatha Christie "official online site of all things Christie!" Agatha Christie Agatha Christie English and Icelandic Agatha Christie @ MGrost * the Tuppence and Tommy Mystery/Detective novel series, featuring Tuppence Beresford and Tommy Beresford, Private Investigators of England: * The Secret Adversary [1922] * Partners in Crime [1929] * N or M? [1941] * By the Pricking of My Thumbs [1968] * Postern of Fate [1973] * the Miss Marple Mystery/Detective novel series, featuring Miss Marple, Elderly Spinster of St. Mary Mead, England (see "Miss Marple" in the Authors "M" page for a description): * The Murder at the Vicarage [1930] * The Tuesday Club Murders [1932] also titled The Thirteen Problems * The Body in the Library [1942] * The Moving Finger [1943] * Murder is Announced [1950] * Murder with Mirrors [1952] also titled They Do It With Mirrors * A Pocket Full of Rye [1953] * What Mrs. McGillicuddy Saw [1957] also titled 4:50 from Paddington * The Mirror Crack'd [1962] also titled The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side * A Caribbean Mystery [1964] * At Bertram's Hotel [1965] * Nemesis [1971] * Sleeping Murder [1976] * Miss Marple's Final Cases [1979] * the 40 novels of the Hercule Poirot Mystery/Detective novel series (see "Hercule Poirot" in the Authors "P" page for a description and full list of titles and dates) In the Periodic Table of the Elements, "Cs" stands for Cesium. In the Periodic Table of the Mystery Authors, "Cs" stands for Agatha Christie! Honorable Mentions: Return to Mystery/Detective Table of Contents Return to PERIODIC TABLE OF MYSTERY AUTHORS [Grateful acknowledgment to Professor Erich Friedman for his permission for me to use the table structure and color GIFs of the Periodic Table, above, whose Mystery Author roll-over status names and correlation of Element Abbreviations with Mystery Author names are not the fault of Professor Erich Friedman but purely the work of Professor Jonathan Vos Post]