By Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie is the main commonly released writer of all time together with her works outsold merely via Shakespeare and the Bible. She is appeared by way of generations of enthusiasts because the maximum secret author ever, and her novels are learn and loved the area over.
Clarissa, the younger spouse of a international workplace Diplomat, delights in tweaking the sensibilities of her extra critical acquaintances and for taking part in a online game she calls "supposing" - imagining a tricky state of affairs and knowing how humans may reply. yet Clarissa's lighthearted video game turns into lethal severe while she discovers the useless physique of an unknown individual in her personal drawing room. If that wasn't undesirable sufficient, her husband is at the means domestic with an immense overseas baby-kisser and the attendant scandal of the lifeless physique might irrevocably harm his occupation at least. accordingly, Clarissa makes a decision to get rid of the physique and persuades her 3 houseguests to assist.
But prior to she will get the physique off the premises, a policeman arrives at her entrance door. The police bought an nameless tip a few homicide in the home and feature proven as much as examine. Now Clarissa needs to continue the physique hidden, persuade the skeptical police inspector that there was no homicide, and, meanwhile, discover who has been murdered, why, and what the physique is doing in her house.