This is book number 28 in the Hercule Poirot Mysteries series.
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in a hundred foreign languages. She died in 1976, after a prolific career spanning six decades.
“The best Poirot since such prewar classics as Cards on the Table.” — New York Times
“The plot is perfect and the characters are wonderful.” — San Francisco Chronicle