And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None

by Agatha Christie (Author)

If youre one of the few who havent experienced the genius of Agatha Christie, this novel is a stellar starting point. — DAVID BALDACCI, #1 New York Times Bestselling AuthorAn exclusive authorized edition of the most famous and beloved stories from the Queen of Mystery.Ten people, each with something to hide and something to fear, are invited to an isolated mansion on Indian Island by a host who, surprisingly, fails to appear. On the island they are cut off from everything but each other and the inescapable shadows of their own past lives. One by one, the guests share the darkest secrets of their wicked pasts. And one by one, they die…Which among them is the killer and will any of them survive?Agatha Christie is the gateway drug to crime fiction both for readers and for writers. . . .  Just one book is never enough. — VAL MCDERMID, Internationally Bestselling Author

In Agatha Christie's captivating mystery novel, "And Then There Were None," readers are introduced to a secluded island off the coast of Devon, England. Ten individuals from diverse backgrounds are lured to the island by mysterious invitations, each bearing the cryptic nursery rhyme, "Ten little Indians." Little do they know that they have been meticulously chosen for a sinister purpose by an unseen host who plans to expose their hidden secrets and mete out justice for past crimes they have committed.

As the guests arrive on the island, an ominous sense of foreboding permeates the air. The tension escalates when, one by one, they begin to meet their untimely demise in accordance with the haunting rhyme. With each death, the group's dwindling numbers and growing paranoia fuel a frantic search for the killer among them.

As the bodies pile up, suspicion falls on everyone. The island becomes a stage for psychological warfare, where accusations and alliances shift like sand in the wind. The remaining guests must embark on a desperate race against time to unmask the cunning killer in their midst before they become the next victims.

With her signature intricate plotting and masterful character development, Agatha Christie weaves a web of deceit and suspense that keeps readers on the edge of their seats until the very last page. "And Then There Were None" is a classic whodunit that explores the darkest recesses of human nature and the consequences of past actions.