Dame Agatha Christie, She is the world's best know mystery writer and the best selling novelist of all time. Christie created some memorable characters including Belgian detective Hercule Poirot and eccentric elderly sleuth Miss Jane Marple.
'Miss Marple' - Joan Hickson played Miss Marple from 1984 to 1992 in the BBC adaptation of all of the original Miss Marple novels as a series titled 'Miss Marple'. Joan Hickson was Agatha Christie's personal choice for the perfect Miss Marple.
Agatha Christie, who also wrote under the names Mary Westmacott and Agatha Christie Mallowan, had written more than 70 detective novels, most famously featuring her creations Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple
Agatha Christie is best remembered for her 66 detective novels and more than 15 short story collections (especially those featuring Hercule Poirot or Miss Jane Marple), and her successful West End plays.
Agatha Christie 1890 - 1976 Agatha Christie is the world's best-known mystery writer. Her books have sold over a billion copies in the English language and another billion in over 45 foreign languages. She is outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare.
Agatha Christie inside the library at Greenway House - her summer home in Devon, England. -- “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” -- - Agatha Christie September 1890 – 12 January was a British crime writer of novels, short stories, and plays.
David Suchet Reflects on 25 Years as Poirot . He is the definitive Poirot. He fit my vision of Poirot from reading all Agatha Christie's mysteries and I have loved his portrayal from the first episode.