The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Hercule Poirot #4

Agatha Christie

288 pages first pub 1926 (editions)

fiction classics crime mystery mysterious medium-paced

Description

Hercule Poirot has to solve a fiendishly clever murder mystery in this newly adapted full-colour comic strip adventure. Famed for her crime masterpieces, Agatha Christie's books have become the best-selling in the world, appealing to readers young...

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Moods

mysterious 96%
adventurous 31%
tense 30%
dark 16%
challenging 14%
funny 11%
lighthearted 7%
reflective 7%
relaxing 4%
emotional 2%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 52%
fast 40%
slow 6%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 65% | A mix: 26% | Character: 7%

Strong character development?

No: 53% | It's complicated: 22% | Yes: 20% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 38% | Yes: 31% | No: 26% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 77% | Yes: 14% | It's complicated: 4% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 48% | No: 26% | It's complicated: 22% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.22

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