Agatha Christie Library

Main Index

Here is a summary of my Agatha collection - the links take you to Wikipedia, so you can learn more about the books or detectives.

Be careful with the Wikipedia links - they contain spoilers along with some interesting information!

If you haven't read any Agatha Christie, here are my recommendations out of her many titles.

Date Published Novel Detective Book Audiobook Type
Unabridged Abridged Dramatised
1920 The Mysterious Affair at Styles Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1922 The Secret Adversary Tommy and Tuppence Yes   Yes  
1923 The Murder on the Links Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1924 Poirot Investigates Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1924 The Man in the Brown Suit Colonel Race Yes Yes    
1925 The Secret of Chimneys Superintendent Battle Yes   Yes  
1926 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd Hercule Poirot Yes Yes Yes Yes
1927 The Big Four Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1928 The Mystery of the Blue Train Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1929 Partners in Crime Tommy and Tuppence Yes Yes    
1929 The Seven Dials Mystery Superintendent Battle Yes      
1930 The Murder at the Vicarage Miss Marple Yes     Yes
1930 The Mysterious Mr. Quin   Yes Yes    
1931 The Sittaford Mystery (Murder at Hazelmoor)   Yes     Yes
1932 Peril at End House Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1932 The Thirteen Problems Miss Marple Yes Yes    
1933 Lord Edgware Dies (Thirteen at Dinner) Hercule Poirot Yes   Yes Yes
1933 The Hound of Death   Yes      
1934 Murder on the Orient Express (Murder in the Calais Coach) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1934 Parker Pyne Investigates Parker Pyne Yes Yes    
1934 The Listerdale Mystery   Yes      
1934 Why Didn't They Ask Evans? (The Boomerang Clue)   Yes   Yes  
1935 Death in the Clouds (Death in the Air) Hercule Poirot Yes   Yes  
1935 Three Act Tragedy (Murder in Three Acts) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1936 Cards on the Table Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1936 Murder in Mesopotamia Hercule Poirot Yes   Yes Yes
1936 The A.B.C. Murders (The Alphabet Murders) Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1937 Death on the Nile Hercule Poirot Yes   Yes Yes
1937 Dumb Witness (poirot Loses a Client) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1937 Murder in the Mews Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1938 Appointment with Death Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1938 Hercule Poirot's Christmas (Murder for Christmas / A Holiday for Murder) Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1939 And Then There Were None   Yes Yes   Yes
1939 Murder is Easy (Easy to Kill)   Yes   Yes  
1940 One, Two, Buckle My Shoe (An Overdose of Death / The Patriotic Murders) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1940 Sad Cypress Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1941 Evil Under the Sun Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1941 N or M? Tommy and Tuppence Yes   Yes  
1942 Five Little Pigs (Murder in Retrospect) Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1942 The Body in the Library Miss Marple Yes   Yes Yes
1942 The Moving Finger (The Case of the Moving Finger) Miss Marple Yes Yes    
1944 Death Comes as the End   Yes Yes    
1944 Towards Zero Superintendent Battle Yes Yes    
1945 Sparkling Cyanide (Remembered Death) Colonel Race Yes   Yes  
1946 The Hollow (Murder After Hours) Hercule Poirot Yes      
1947 The Labours of Hercules Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1948 Taken at the Flood (There is a Tide) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1949 Crooked House   Yes Yes   Yes
1950 A Murder is Announced Miss Marple Yes Yes   Yes
1951 They Came to Baghdad   Yes      
1952 Mrs McGinty's Dead (Blood Will Tell) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1952 They Do It with Mirrors (Murder with Mirrors) Miss Marple Yes     Yes
1953 A Pocket Full of Rye Miss Marple Yes     Yes
1953 After the Funeral (Funerals are Fatal) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1954 Destination Unknown (So Many Steps to Death)   Yes   Yes  
1955 Hickory Dickory Dock (Hickory Dickory Death) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1956 Dead Man's Folly Hercule Poirot and Ariadne Oliver Yes     Yes
1957 4.50 from Paddington (What Mrs McGillicuddy Saw) Miss Marple Yes   Yes  
1958 Ordeal by Innocence   Yes   Yes  
1959 Cat Among the Pigeons Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1960 The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1961 The Pale Horse   Yes Yes   Yes
1962 The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side (The Mirror Crack'd) Miss Marple Yes Yes   Yes
1963 The Clocks Hercule Poirot Yes      
1964 A Caribbean Mystery Miss Marple Yes     Yes
1965 At Bertram's Hotel Miss Marple Yes   Yes  
1966 Third Girl Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1967 Endless Night   Yes Yes   Yes
1968 By the Pricking of My Thumbs Tommy and Tuppence Yes Yes    
1969 Hallowe'en Party Hercule Poirot Yes     Yes
1970 Passenger to Frankfurt   Yes      
1971 Nemesis Miss Marple Yes Yes   Yes
1972 Elephants Can Remember Hercule Poirot Yes Yes   Yes
1973 Postern of Fate Tommy and Tuppence Yes Yes    
1974 Poirot's Early Cases Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1975 Curtain Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1976 Sleeping Murder Miss Marple Yes Yes   Yes
1979 Miss Marple's Final Cases and Two Other Stories Miss Marple Yes Yes    
1991 Problem at Pollensa Bay and Other Stories   Yes Yes    
1997 While the Light Lasts and Other Stories   Yes Yes    
1998 Black Coffee (Adaption) Hercule Poirot Yes Yes    
1999 The Unexpected Guest (Adaption)   Yes Yes   Yes
2000 Spider's Web (Adaption)   Yes Yes