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The Sittaford mystery.

Agatha Christie

The Sittaford mystery.

by Agatha Christie

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Published by W. Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesA Crime Club book, Collins shilling novels -- 325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21005312M

  The Sittaford Mystery is Dame Agatha at her most intriguing, as a séance in a snowbound house predicts a particularly grisly murder.. In a remote house in the middle of Dartmoor, six shadowy figures huddle around a table for a seance. Tension rises as the spirits spell out a chilling message: "Captain Trevelyan dead murder.". Its UK publication came six months later using the current title, The Sittaford Mystery. Similar to the lead characters in a couple of her previously published novels, The Sittaford Mystery has a young, independent heroine at its core in the form of Emily Trefusis. The New York Times Book Review described Miss Trefusis as, “one of the.

The Sittaford Mystery () Full Cast & Crew. See agents for this cast & crew. #N#Writing Credits. Stephen Churchett. #N#Agatha Christie. Cast (in credits order) verified as complete. Geraldine McEwan. #N#Timothy Dalton. Clive Trevelyan. #N#Robert Hickson. Winston Churchill. Charles Burnaby. #N#Jeffery Kissoon. #N#Rita Tushingham.   The Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Christie, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

THE SITTAFORD MYSTERY Agatha Christie. Chapter 1 SITTAFORD HOUSE Major Burnaby drew on his gum boots, buttoned his overcoat collar round his neck, took from a shelf near the door a hurricane lantern, and cautiously opened the front door of his little bungalow and peered out.   The Sittaford Mystery is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie, first published in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in under the title of The Murder at Hazelmoor and in UK by the Collins Crime Club on 7 September of the same year under Christie's original title. It is the first Christie novel to be given a different title for the US market.


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The Sittaford Mystery book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Agatha Christie is The Sittaford mystery. book than the most popular mystery writer /5.

The book is one of four novels that Agatha Christie dedicated to her second husband Max Mallowan. Buy The Sittaford Mystery. Directed by Paul Unwin. With Geraldine McEwan, Timothy Dalton, Robert Hickson, The Sittaford mystery. book Hardy. The death of the presumptive future Prime Minister is predicted during a séance in a snowbound country hotel, and he is found stabbed to death in his room the next morning/10(K).

The Sittaford Mystery by Dame Agatha Christie () was published in London in It is one of those Christie novels without the services of Miss Marple or Detective Hercule Poirot on duty to solve mystery. The Plot:" Mrs Willett a recent émigré to England /5().

The Sittaford Mystery (American title: Murder at Hazelmoor) opens on a wintry afternoon at the large mansion known as Sittaford House. The entertainment for the day is a seance which suggests that Captain Trevelyan, owner of the house, may be dead.5/5(5).

What other book might you compare The Sittaford Mystery to and why. Can't think of another story, but whatever it is it must have snow in it. What about Hugh Fraser’s performance did you like. I've listened to many of Hugh Fraser's peformance and in The Sittaford Mystery he continues to be excellent.

The Sittaford Mystery (Agatha Christie Mysteries Collection (Paperback)) - Kindle edition by Christie, Agatha. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Sittaford Mystery (Agatha Christie Mysteries Collection (Paperback))/5().

The Sittaford Mystery was published in the United States as The Murder At Hazelmoor; but the reason eludes the internet (and therefore, right at this very moment, me)."Sittaford" is the community at which the murder (and the events leading up to it) took place while "Hazelmoor" was the name of the house where Captain Trevelyan was murdered.

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CHRISTIE, Agatha. Her visit had more than confirmed the theories she held about Sittaford House. There was something queer going on here. She didn’t think Violet Willett was directly implicated—that is unless she was a very clever actress indeed.4/5(32).

Sittaford is a tiny village on the fringe of Dartmoor. Sittaford House is a house owned by Trevelyan, a retired Navy captain. They invite four guests to tea on Friday afternoon: Captain Trevelyan’s long-standing friend, Major Burnaby, Mr Rycroft, Mr Ronnie Garfield, and Mr Duke.

Read: The Sittaford Mystery, Author: Agatha Christie, free book online in EPUB, TXT, Pdf at Would you consider the audio edition of The Sittaford Mystery to be better than the print version.

I think this is a very difficult answer to give because I love "the written word" as much as I do "audio" versions. It is a huge plus though have to say to hear the great warm rich tones of the spoken word.

14 quotes from The Sittaford Mystery: ‘Never part with information unnecessarily. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Chris ratings, average rating, reviews Open Preview The Sittaford.

The Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Christie and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Sittaford Mystery is Dame Agatha at her most intriguing, as a séance in a snowbound house predicts a particularly grisly murder.

In a remote house in the middle of Dartmoor, six shadowy figures huddle around a table for a seance. Tension rises as the spirits spell out a chilling message: "Captain Trevelyan dead murder."/5(24).

It is a clever mystery. What was one of the most memorable moments of The Sittaford Mystery (Dramatised). The table turning.

What about John Moffatt and Stephen Tompkinson ’s performance did you like. All the voices were distinct and fit the characters. I could visualize the scenes. Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting. The Sittaford Mystery begins with a séance where, at pm, a spirit announces that Captain Trevelyan has just been murdered.

Any book that begins with several people huddled around a table conducting a séance in a house in the middle of nowhere (in this case, Dartmoor) sounds like a good book to me.

The Sittaford Mystery is Dame Agatha at her most intriguing, as a séance in a snowbound house predicts a particularly grisly murder. In a remote house in the middle of Dartmoor, six shadowy figures huddle around a table for a seance.

Tension rises as the spirits spell out a chilling message: "Captain Trevelyan dead murder."/5(). The Sittaford Mystery is the 16th title in my personal "Agatha Christie Project", the object of which is to attempt to read all of her books more or less in chronological order.

After the publication of several collections of mostly forgettable short stories (in my opinion), this particular book sees Christie's welcome return to the full length. The Sittaford Mystery. Excellent audiobook as the reader did a superb job on this Agatha Christie mystery.

The service on my order was fast and the tapes in very good shape. My only letdown with the story was I thought the young lady, at the end, was still set on marrying the wrong person for her, but that's just a subjective thing on my part.5/5(1).The Sittaford Mystery is Dame Agatha at her most intriguing, as a séance in a snowbound house predicts a particularly grisly a remote house in th.Published in“The Sittaford Mystery” by Agatha Christie is set in the tiny, isolated village in Dartmoor.

A Mrs. Willet and her daughter has come to live at this outlandish place in dead of winter and are paying a very high rent for the house of Mr. Trevelyan. This seems queer to the entire.