- Series: Hercule Poirot Mysteries (Book 10)
- Mass Market Paperback: 336 pages
- Publisher: Harper; Reissue edition (March 29, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0062073508
- ISBN-13: 978-0062073501
- Product Dimensions: 4.2 x 0.8 x 6.8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 972 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,076 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Murder on the Orient Express: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) Mass Market Paperback – March 29, 2011
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From the Back Cover
"The murderer is with us–on the train now . . ."
Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. One of his fellow passengers must be the murderer.
Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man's enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again . . .
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