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Five little pigs
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Uniform Title:
Published:
New York : Berkley Books, 1984, c1970.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
216 pages ; 18 cm.
Status:
Edmondson Pike - Adult Fiction
Fiction Christi
Description
It was an open and shut case. All the evidence said Caroline Crale poisoned her philandering husband, a brilliant painter. She was quickly and easily convicted and sentenced to life in prison.

Now, sixteen years later, in a posthumous letter, Mrs. Crale has assured her grown daughter that she was innocent. But instead of setting the young woman's mind at ease, the letter only raises disquieting questions. Did Caroline indeed write the truth? And if she didn't kill her husband, who did?

To find out, the Crale's daughter asks Hercule Poirot to reopen the case. His investigation takes him deep into the conflicting memories and motivations of the five other people who were with the Crales on the fatal day. With his keen understanding of human psychology, he manages to discover the surprising truth behind the artist's death.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781579127343 (Black Dog ed.), 1579127347 (Black Dog ed.), 0425093255 (pbk.), 0425169235 (pbk.), 9780062073570 (trade pbk.), 0062073575 (trade pbk.)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.5, 9 Points

Notes

General Note
"Also published as Murder in retrospect"
General Note
"A Hercule Poirot mystery."--Cover.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Christie, A. (19841970). Five little pigs. New York: Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976. 19841970. Five Little Pigs. New York: Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976, Five Little Pigs. New York: Berkley Books, 19841970.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Christie, Agatha. Five Little Pigs. New York: Berkley Books, 19841970. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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