Four of Agatha Christie's Miss Marple novels in one single volume.
'The Body in the Library'
It's seven in the morning, and the body of a young woman is found in the Bantrys' library. But who is she? And what's the connection with another dead girl? Miss Marple is invited to solve the mystery - before tongues start to wag . . .
'The Moving Finger'
The quiet inhabitants of Lymstock are unsettled by a sudden outbreak of hate-mail. But when one of the recipients commits suicide, only Miss Marple questions the coroner's verdict. It this the work of a poison pen? Or of a poisoner?
'A Murder Is Announced'
An advertisement in the 'Chipping Cleghorn Gazette' announces the time and place of a forthcoming murder. Unable to resist the mysterious invitation, a crowd begins to gather at the appointed time when, without warning, the lights go out . . .
'4.50 From Paddington'
As two trains run together, side by side, Mrs McGillicuddy watches a murder. Then the other train draws away. With no other witnesses, not even a body, who will take her story seriously? Then she remembers her old friend, Miss Marple . . .