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Agatha Christie

Coffee and Cognac by Gwenhwyvar

'The precise, finicking habits, the egg-shaped head, the mannerisms, even the accent were just window-dressing, they had faded from my memory after a while. But his smile was the real Poirot.' A delicate short piece, with a spot-on Hastings voice

[Added 03/01/2007; Character Piece; 1000-2500; Agatha Christie]

I Saw The Best Minds Of My Generation Destroyed By Sven Hjerson by Evelyn B

'Can there be such creatures as Sven Hjerson, Oliver's massive and amiable Scandinavian detective, who calculates square roots as a form of mental discipline and hums Socialist hymns as he breaks the ice in his morning bath?' Hilarious Edmund Wilson-style demolition descends into Lovecraftian horror in these reviews of Ariadne Oliver's novels

[Added 15/10/2015; Humour; 2500-6000; Agatha Christie]