The Big Four by Agatha Christie

224 pages first pub 1927 (editions)

fiction classics crime mystery adventurous mysterious medium-paced

Description

Famed private eye Hercule Poirot tackles international intrigue and espionage in this classic Agatha Christie mystery.Framed in the doorway of Hercule Poirot's bedroom stands an uninvited guest, coated from head to foot in dust. The man stares for...

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Community Reviews Summary of 4,670 reviews

Moods

mysterious 91%
adventurous 70%
tense 25%
funny 11%
lighthearted 10%
challenging 8%
dark 6%
emotional 2%
relaxing 2%
informative 1%
reflective 1%

Pace

medium 47%
fast 41%
slow 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 77% | A mix: 18% | Character: 2%

Strong character development?

No: 73% | It's complicated: 13% | Yes: 9% | N/A: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 58% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 12% | N/A: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 55% | Yes: 26% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 65% | It's complicated: 16% | Yes: 14% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.28

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