One minute, silly Heather Babcock had been babbling on at her movie idol, the glamorous MarinaGregg. The next, Heather suffered a massive seizure,poisoned by a deadly cocktail.
It seems likely that the cocktail was intended for th ebeautiful actress. But while the police fumble to findclues, Miss Marple begins to ask her own questions,because as she knows—even the most peaceful village can hide dark secrets.
The Queen of Mystery has come to Harper Collins! Agatha Christie, the acknowledged mistress of suspense—creator of indomitable sleuth Miss Marple, meticulous Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, and so many other unforgettable characters—brings her entire oeuvre of ingenious whodunits, locked room mysteries, and perplexing puzzles to Harper Paperbacks. InThe Mirror Crack’d from Side to Side, a fatal dose of poison meant for a glamorous movie star fells her ardent admirer instead—and Miss Marple is there to unmask a murderer.