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The murder at the vicarage / Agatha Christie.

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  • ISBN: 9780008210472 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0008210470 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 27 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : HarperCollins Publishers UK, 2016.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
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Narrator not specified.
Summary, etc.:
Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners. Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time and in any language. Now Collins has adapted her famous detective novels for English language learners. These carefully adapted versions are shorter with the language targeted at upper-intermediate learners (CEF level B2). Each reader includes: - A CD with a reading of the adapted story- Helpful notes on characters- Cultural and historical notes relevant to the plot- A glossary of the more difficult words When Colonel Protheroe is found murdered in the vicar's study, it seems that almost everyone in the village of St Mary Mead had a motive to kill him. This is the first case for Agatha Christie's legendary femaledetective, Miss Marple. She needs to use all her powers ofobservation and deduction to solve the mystery. Collins brings the Queen of Crime, Agatha Christie, to English language learners.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Marple, Jane (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women detectives > England > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > England > Fiction.
England > Fiction.

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