Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

Death on the Nile

Hercule Poirot #17

Agatha Christie

fiction classics crime mystery mysterious fast-paced

214 pages | first published 1937

Edition information

Description

The tranquillity of a cruise along the Nile is shattered by the discovery that Linnet Ridgeway has been shot through the head. She was young, stylish and beautiful, a girl who had everything - until she lost her life. Hercule Poirot recalls an ear...
Browse similar books...

Plus

Book information

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...

Community Reviews

Summary of 13606 reviews

Moods

mysterious 96%
adventurous 59%
tense 37%
dark 20%
challenging 10%
funny 7%
emotional 6%
lighthearted 6%
reflective 6%
relaxing 4%
sad 4%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 52%
fast 37%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 61% | A mix: 29% | Character: 8%

Strong character development?

No: 55% | Yes: 20% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 38% | Yes: 30% | No: 28% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 57% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 51% | No: 28% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

4.02

See all reviews...