By John Escott
What does the identify Agatha Christie suggest? To many folks, it capability a booklet a few homicide secret - a whodunnit. Im studying an Agatha Christie, humans say. Im uncertain who the assassin is -I imagine its . yet they're frequently improper, since it isn't really effortless to wager the murderers identify sooner than the tip of the book.
But who used to be Agatha Christie? What was once she like? was once her existence quiet and unexciting, or was once it packed with curiosity and experience? was once there a secret in her lifestyles, too? . . .
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4 How did the last three of the five words begin to change Agatha Christie’s life?
But we know this. At about eleven o ’clock that evening, Agatha went out and drove away in her car. She did not return home that night. * * * On Saturday morning, a woman arrived by taxi at the Hydro Hotel in Harrogate, Yorkshire. The Hydro was one of Harrogate’s biggest and best hotels, near the centre of the town. ’ the woman asked. She was 23 Agatha Christie, Woman o f Mystery carrying a small suitcase, and she looked very tired. ‘Yes, of course,’ said the man behind the hotel desk. ‘There’s a nice room on the first floor - room number five.
48 a c tiv itie s: After Reading 7 Why did you call yourself ‘M rs T eresa N eele’ ? 8 Are you in love with another man, and did you go aw ay to meet him secretly? 9 The police thought you were dead, and your husband w as the murderer. W hat do you say about that? 10 Y our name is in every newspaper, and now more people will buy your books. Is that why you disappeared? How did Agatha answer your five questions? Think of possible answers and write a report for the newspaper. 3 The police ask Archie a lot of questions after Agatha disappears.