Mrs. McGinty's Dead

Mrs. McGinty's Dead

A Hercule Poirot Novel

Book - 2000
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Poirot pays no attention to the sad case of Mrs. McGinty, an old woman apparently struck dead by her lodger for thirty pounds that she kept under a floorboard. When, however, he is asked by the investigating officer to take another look at the case in order to stop an innocent man going to the gallows, he realizes that things may not be as simple as they first appear to be.
Publisher: New York : Berkley Books, 2000, c1980.
Edition: Berkley paperback ed.
ISBN: 9780425175453
9780062074089
Call Number: CHRISTIE
Characteristics: 229 p. ; 18 cm.
Subjects: Mystery fiction.
Private investigators -- England -- Fiction.
Poirot, Hercule (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.

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Jan 30, 2011

Mrs. McGinty, a charwoman in English village, is murdered with blunt istrument and her lodger is tried and convicted. Constable had to prevent evidence, but doesnt believe lodger did it, and he enlists H. Poirot to investigate. H Poirot finds a newspaper with clipping missing in charwoman's house. At library, he finds it was an article about 4 women associated with crimes, who have more or less disappeared. He follows this trail.

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