Framed in the doorway of Hercule Poirots bedroom stands an uninvited guest, coated from head to foot in dust. The man stares for a moment, then he sways and falls.
Who is he? Is he suffering from shock or just exhaustion? Above all, what is the significance of the figure 4, scribbled over and over again on a sheet of paper? Poirot finds himself plunged into a world of international intrigue, risking his lifeand that of his twin brotherto uncover the truth.
About the Author
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time and in any language, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold over a billion copies in English and another billion in one hundred foreign countries. She is the author of eighty novels and short-story collections, nineteen plays, and six novels under the name Mary Westmacott. She died in 1976.
Praise for The Big Four: A Hercule Poirot Mystery…
“It is always a delight to meet Hercule Poirot again. He is one of the few detectives with real charm.”
-Dorothy L. Sayers
“The acknowledged queen of detective fiction.”
-The Observer (UK)