Buy The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie (paperback)


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“The Murder of Roger Ackroyd” is a classic detective novel written by Agatha Christie. First published in 1926, this novel is widely regarded as one of Christie’s finest works and a masterpiece of the mystery genre.

At its core, “The Murder of Roger Ackroyd” follows the story of Dr. James Sheppard, a village doctor who becomes embroiled in a baffling murder case when Roger Ackroyd, a wealthy industrialist, is found dead in his study. With the help of his friend, the famous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, Dr. Sheppard sets out to unravel the mystery surrounding Ackroyd’s death and uncover the identity of the killer.

As the investigation progresses, Poirot uncovers a web of secrets, lies, and hidden motives among the inhabitants of the small English village of King’s Abbot. With each new revelation, the suspects multiply, and the true identity of the murderer becomes increasingly elusive.

One of the key elements that sets “The Murder of Roger Ackroyd” apart is its ingenious plot twist, which has become legendary in the annals of detective fiction. Without giving away too much, it can be said that Christie employs a narrative device in this novel that subverts readers’ expectations and challenges the conventions of the genre in a way that is both surprising and satisfying.

In addition to its clever plot, “The Murder of Roger Ackroyd” is also celebrated for its well-drawn characters, atmospheric setting, and skillful storytelling. Christie’s meticulous attention to detail, coupled with her ability to craft compelling and complex narratives, has cemented her reputation as one of the greatest mystery writers of all time.

Whether you’re a longtime fan of Agatha Christie or new to the world of classic detective fiction, “The Murder of Roger Ackroyd” is sure to captivate and entertain with its clever twists, memorable characters, and expertly crafted mystery. It is a must-read for anyone who enjoys a good whodunit and a masterclass in the art of suspenseful storytelling.

SKU: SKU1008
Weight0.3 kg
Dimensions12 × 2 × 8 cm


Book Author

Agatha Christie





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