Mystery

And Then There Were None

by Agatha Christie

Why I love it

By Josh Gad

Ten strangers find themselves being invited to a remote island off the British Coast for a weekend retreat. Unbeknownst to them, they have all been invited there by an absentee host who goes by the name 'œMr. Owen.' After a lovely dinner, the guests are forced to listen to a recording accusing each and every single one of them of murder. And thus begins one of the great murder my...

Synopsis

Considered the best mystery novel ever written by many readers, And Then There Were None is the story of ten strangers, each lured to Indian Island by a mysterious host. Once his guests have arrived, the host accuses each person of murder. Unable to leave the island, the guests begin to share their darkest secrets—until they begin to die.

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  • Mackenzie U.

    Beale AFB, CA

    "Perfect, brilliant, chilling"

  • Annette J.

    Petersburg, VA

    "One of the most iconic of Christie's mystery novels. If you liked Murder on the Orient Express you will like this book set on a mysterious island as well."

  • Laura W.

    Richmond, VA

    "It's not hard to see why this one is considered a classic. The ending is a stunner. "

  • Kelsey P.

    Park Ridge, NJ

    "Loved this book! Tried to figure it out the whole time and I just couldn't solve it. Tons of twists and turns. "

  • Anna B.

    San Diego, CA

    "Why didn't I read this earlier!?!? What a book! Christie really is the Dame of Murder!"

  • Christina B.

    Kansas City, MO

    "Such a classic!"

  • Julie H.

    Ozark, MO

    "Loved it, couldn't put it down. I definitely didn't see the twist coming!"

  • Elizabeth V.

    Union, NJ

    "A classic that stands the test of time!"

  • Caylin L.

    New York, NY

    "Really great twists. Kept my attention the whole time!"

  • Arianna T.

    Katy, TX

    "Read this for 8th grade English class, and dying for a re-read!"

  • Kylee J.

    Indian Harbour Beach, FL

    "Loved this book!! Couldn’t put it down!! One of the best mystery stories I have ever read!! "