Agatha Christie Reading Challenge

The Agatha Christie Reading Challenge is run by Kerrie at Mysteries in Paradise. It is quite simply to read Agatha Christie’s books. I’m not reading them in order of publication but as I come across them.

I’ve included short stories in my list in italics.

Progress in publication date order:

  1. 1920 The Mysterious Affair At Styles (Poirot)
  2. 1922 The Secret Adversary (Tommy and Tuppence 1)
  3. 1923 The Murder on the Links (Poirot)
  4. 1924 The Man in the Brown Suit
  5. 1926 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Poirot)
  6. 1927 The Big Four (Poirot)
  7. 1928 The Mystery of the Blue Train
  8. 1929 The Seven Dials Mystery
  9. 1932 Peril At End House
  10. 1932 The Thirteen Problems
  11. 1933 The Hound of Death
  12. 1933 Lord Edgware Dies
  13. 1934 Murder on the Orient Express
  14. 1934 Why Didn’t They Ask Evans? (Aka The Boomerang Clue)
  15. 1935 Death in the Clouds
  16. 1936 The A.B.C. Murders
  17. 1936 Murder in Mesopotamia
  18. 1936 Cards on the Table (Poirot, Ariadne Oliver, Supt. Battle, Col. Race)
  19. 1937  Dumb Witness
  20. 1937 Death on the Nile
  21. 1937 Murder in the Mews (Poirot 4 short stories)
  22. 1938 Hercule Poirot’s Christmas
  23. 1939 Murder is Easy
  24. 1939 Ten Little Niggers/And Then There Were None
  25. 1940 One, Two, Buckle My Shoe
  26. 1941 Evil Under the Sun
  27. 1941 N or M? (Tommy and Tuppence 3)
  28. 1942 The Body in the Library
  29. 1942 The Moving Finger (Miss Marple)
  30. 1943 Five Little Pigs (Poirot)
  31. 1946 The Hollow
  32. 1947 The Labours of Hercules (Poirot)
  33. 1948 Taken at the Flood
  34. 1949 Crooked House
  35. 1950 A Murder is Announced
  36. 1951 They Came to Baghdad
  37. 1952 Mrs McGinty’s Dead
  38. 1952 They Do It With Mirrors
  39. 1953 A Pocket Full of Rye
  40. 1953 After the Funeral
  41. 1955 Hickory Dickory Dock
  42. 1956 Dead Man’s Folly
  43. 1957 4.50 from Paddington
  44. 1958 Ordeal by Innocence
  45. 1959 Cat Among the Pigeons
  46. 1961 The Pale Horse
  47. 1962 The Mirror Crack’d from Side to Side
  48. 1963 The Clocks
  49. 1964 A Caribbean Mystery
  50. 1965 At Bertram’s Hotel (Miss Marple)
  51. 1966 Third Girl (Poirot)
  52. 1967 Endless Night
  53. 1968 By the Pricking of My Thumbs
  54. 1970 Passenger to Frankfurt
  55. 1971 Nemesis (Miss Marple)
  56. 1972 Elephants Can Remember
  57. 1973 Postern of Fate (Tommy and Tuppence 4)
  58. 1975 Curtain: Poirot’s Last Case (written in the 1940s)
  59. 1976 Sleeping Murder: Miss Marple’s Last Case (written in the 1940s)

Autobiography/Biography

  1. Agatha Christie: An Autobiography
  2. Agatha Christie and the Eleven Missing Days by Jared Cade
  3. Agatha Christie: An English Mystery by Laura Thompson
  4. Agatha Christie at Home by Hilary Macaskill