The Mystery of the Blue Train by Agatha Christie

The Mystery of the Blue Train

Hercule Poirot #6

Agatha Christie

fiction classics crime mystery mysterious medium-paced

320 pages | first published 1928

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Robbery and brutal murder aboard a luxury transport ensnares the ever-attentive Hercule Poirot in The Mystery of the Blue Train, from Queen of Mystery Agatha Christie When the luxurious Blue Train arrives at Nice, a guard attempts to wake seren...
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Moods

mysterious 96%
adventurous 45%
tense 17%
lighthearted 13%
dark 8%
challenging 7%
funny 7%
reflective 7%
relaxing 7%
emotional 3%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 66%
fast 24%
slow 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 66% | A mix: 27% | Character: 6%

Strong character development?

No: 62% | Yes: 17% | It's complicated: 15% | N/A: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 48% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 17%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 76% | Yes: 14% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 52% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 3%

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3.68

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