The moving finger: a Miss Marple mystery

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A BBC Radio full-cast dramatization starring June Whitfield as Miss Marple. Recuperating from a flying accident, Jerry Burton needs to take a break somewhere peaceful. He and his sister rent a house in the little village of Lymstock, where they know no-one and hope to be able to relax. Their quiet life is shattered, however, by the arrival of an obscene anonymous letter accusing them of impropriety. Jerry refuses to take it seriously and throws it on the fire. But he soon discovers that other village residents have been similarly harassed. Suspicion is rife, and matters are brought to a head by the suicide of one of the letters' recipients. Can Miss Marple's arrival in Lymstock cast light on events? And can she discover the culprit before more deaths occur?
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9780451201164
9781408481998
9780425087961
9780792762881
9780061749810
9780008210465
9780062265845
9780816145621
9781579126940
9780062073624
9780425105696
081614561
9780606124324
9780062234155
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.9, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
740L
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The indomitable sleuth Miss Marple is led to a small town with shameful secrets in Agatha Christie's classic detective story, The Moving Finger.

Lymstock is a town with more than its share of scandalous secrets—a town where even a sudden outbreak of anonymous hate mail causes only a minor stir.

But all that changes when one of the recipients, Mrs. Symmington, commits suicide. Her final note says "I can't go on," but Miss Marple questions the coroner's verdict of suicide. Soon nobody is sure of anyone—as secrets stop being shameful and start becoming deadly.

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, English, Large type books, Marple, Jane (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- England -- Fiction, Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, Poirot, Hercule -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Fiction, Readers, Women detectives -- England -- Fiction
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