Tommy and are an interesting etective Blind Devotion (The Shifter Chronicles duo Not serious as Poirot and perhaps not as brilliant like him but theuo keep the reader S INTEREST IN THEIR DETECTIVE ADVENTURES interest in their My Name is Bob detective adventures in Crime is a collection of theiretective adventures These are light and fun perhaps not so well executed as the mysteries in the Poirot series but engaging enough in their own right It was interesting to note that there were certain references made to other fictitious etectives including Sherlock Holmes and Hercule Poirot as the uo considered which Billy Bragg detective s method they should apply to the case at hand This added a little humour and refreshment to the stories Iid enjoy Tommy and Tuppence adventures Their gaiety and careless manner was uite a contrast to Christie s most beloved Polly Prices Totally Secret Diary detective Hercule Poirot This is uite an achievement on the part of Agatha Christie She shows that she can create serious as well as light plots and she also shows that she can create brilliantetectives and etectives who are clever enough all the while securing the reader interest in her ifferent work Over and over Christie has showed that she is a real master in The Majors Daughter detective fiction A collection of short stories within a story Tommy and Tuppence impersonate Mr Blunt who runs an internationaletective agency which is a front for Russian spies The two Miss Shumway Waves a Wand detectives undertake a series of investigations which parodies the styles of well knownetective writers of that era A Fairy in the FlatA Pot of Tea introduces Tommy and Tuppence at the International Detective Agency There first case is an amusing one about a missing girl which Tuppence solves The Affair of the Pink Pearl This first real case is over missing pearls A bit of a soapy tale The Adventure of the Sinister Stranger is an espionage story where the Russians suspect something amiss Thanks to a silver cigarette case Tommy lives to investigate another The Touch day Finessing the King Is a two part story where a woman is murdered and the clues lead to her lover oro they Her husband appears innocent The ending is a bit gruesome The Case of the Missing Lady is amusing and goes over where a Norwegians explorer fianc e has On His Majestys Service disappeared too Her obese aunt is very vague about her whereabouts TT find her with a twist The Man in the Mist is about Gilda Glen a Star who TT are to meet On a misty night on there way to the rendezvous they encounter a policeman on a misty night Murder occurs and it points to an unlikely suspect oroes itThe Crackler A comical story about counterfeit one pound notes A gambler and apparently rich American The crosses and n the Different Class door fail but Tommy has something up his sleeve The Sunningdale Mystery tells. Setelah berhasilalam Musuh The Essential Good Food Guide dalam Selimut Tommyan Tuppence menikah Textbook of Wisdom dan hidup bahagiaTapi enam tahun kemudian mulai bosan Tak ada kejadian menarikan mendebarkan yang mereka alami Padahal mereka terlanjur kecanduan bahaya Mereka butuh tantangan
Read Ô PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Agatha ChristieRitish humourThe weak point is the themselves Except FOR TWO THE MAN IN THE MIST THE SUNNINGDALE two The Man in the Mist The Sunningdale none brought me the feeling of Aha I usually get at the end of a Christie story Many of them can at best be called passable One The Unbreakable Alibi I found practically childishNice thing to while away an afternoon but not your typical Christie whodunit 35 It is a great advantage to be intelligent and not to look it Short stories where you can t really get your teeth in the story always feel a little lesser to me than novels Having said this these proved to be fun and light The prefect thing when you want something easy and entertainingTommy and Tuppence throw themselves back in the midst of action by accepting to take over a etective agency each episode representing a case although there is a running thread through the whole of it I particularly liked how our characters would take inspiration from fictional etectives to help them in their endeavour from Sherlock Holmes to yes our very own Hercule Poirot I can totally imagine Agatha having fun with this O A collection of short stories mimicking famous literary etectives even though some of them are practically unknown today even Sherlock Holmes and Christie s own Hercule Poirot Some of the stories are really fun others utterly unremarkable All in all a pleasant read The Second of Tommy and Tuppence series it is a collection of 15 of their adventures many styled after leading fictional etectives of the era including Sherlock Holmes In one of the stories there is a The City in Mind delightful take on Hercule Poirot too Not strictly in the same crime and mystery genre as Chritie s other stories the stories here are light and fun I reallyo love me some early Christie short stories I thought this was just such a fun time There are Revenge (The Red Ledger definitely some weaker stories in here but overall the banter between TT waselightful I enjoyed watching them ape No One Wants You differentetectives from Golden Age The City Of Heavenly Tranquillity detective fiction we even get a Poirot shout out This isn t the best of the short story collections but it sefinitely one that shouldn t be missed This may be an unpopular opinion but Tommy and Tuppence Beresford are my favorite of Agatha Christie s Penguins Poems for Life detectives Poirot is brilliant and much appreciated but Tommy and Tuppence are charmingly brilliant and absolutely hilarious I love these short stories in which the Beresfords take over aetective agency and solve a series of crimes of varying severity Throughout they refer to their shelf of masters adapting the mannerisms and techniues of various literary etectives to hilarious effect My favorite is Tommy s mangled violin playing as he apes Sherlock Holmes. Jahat lelaki berbaju koran lelaki buta lelaki alam kabut an Tommy Tuppence pasangan etektif yang cemerlang tetapi konyol sering sial tetapi pantang menyerah Banarkah Apakah Tommy akan terus beraksi meski tahu bahwa nyawa Tuppence menjadi taruhann. The story of a man stabbed to Divine Beauty death on a golf course TT over lunch go over theetails uring lunch and come up with the answer which exonerates the suspected woman The House of Lurking Death is about Lois Hargreaves and who is trying to kill her Recently inheriting a fortune and suspecting her cousin after several members of the family are poisoned by arsenic tainted chocolates Things take a grim turn with fig paste Always follow the money motive The Unbreakable Alibi is an amusing story about how someone can be Alibi is an amusing story about how someone can be two places at the same timeThe Clergyman s DaughterThe Red House is about a poor woman who inherits a house with strange apparent "Supernatural Events And Which Someone Wants To Buy Buried Treasure "events and which someone wants to buy Buried treasure involved The Ambassador s Boots a tale of switched bags and smuggling The Man Who Was No 16 ties everything up and is a parody of Christie s own The Big Four I liked where they found Tommy and the book ends with the happy news of a visit from the stork I think I m addicted to Agatha Christie s books I love her writing style And I love the mystery in all her cases I ecided that I m going to buy all her books No matter how many Down to the Sea in Ships did she write I want them all Loved all of Tommy and Tuppence s banter and the cleverly placed references to other famous sleuths of the Golden age of crime Some mysteries wereefinitely better than others but overall this collection was just a lot of fun to read I have been rereading some of the old books of Dame Agatha as a sort of breather from serious literature this book is one of them If I remember correctly I read this sometime in the early eighties three Wife by Wednesday (The Weekday Brides, decades and a half ago I remember not liking it much at that time and the rereadid not change my opinion Tommy and Tuppence Beresford IMO are Agatha Christie s weakest Dog Years detectives even though they are an endearing couple The premise of this collection of short stories is really nice the Beresfords having helped the police to trap spies in the First World War are asked to manage a bogusetective agency which is only a front for a Soviet espionage operation The real proprietor a spy has been arrested Tommy and Tuppence have to keep their eyes And Ears Open For A ears open for a No 16 and communications in blue envelopes and play at Chain of Fire detectives in their spare timeTommy has the ingenious idea of imitating a famous fictionaletective each for a case and try to solve the mystery in his style It The Devils Elbow (Mrs. Bradley, does provide an introduction to many famous literary sleuths of those times many forgotten now alas the book was first published in 1929 and makes for some hilarity In fact most of the stories are written in a mock serious tone with than a touch of underplayed Ntuk mengasah otak mereka yang brilianan memuaskan kehausan mereka akan petualangan petualangan yang penuh resiko Sebuah tawaran The Making of a Caribbeanpreneur disodorkan Mereka mengambil ahli biroetektif swasta yang hampir bangkrut Kasus kasus aneh segera bermunculan lelaki.