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Teaser Tuesday: Murder On The Orient Express ~ Agatha Christie

August 1, 2011

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:



  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

‘Now, Monsieur, cast your mind back,’ said Poirot encouragingly. ‘It was cold outside. You have returned to the train. You sit down again, you smoke – perhaps a cigarette – perhaps a pipe -‘

Murder On The Orient Express by Agatha Christie p. 134

19 Comments leave one →
  1. August 1, 2011 12:54 pm

    I have always wanted to read something by Christie, but have never actually gotten around to it. This sounds excellent. Thanks for sharing!

  2. August 1, 2011 9:33 pm

    This was my first Agatha Christie (just last month). A good experience, and I plan to read more, branching out from Poirot to Miss Marple.

  3. August 2, 2011 2:04 am

    Never read anything by her, but I have always wanted to.

  4. T.F.Walsh permalink
    August 2, 2011 2:28 am

    Cool – love mysteries.

    Here’s mine:

  5. August 2, 2011 4:38 am

    Great teaser!

    have a wonderfull tuesday!
    Laced Little Muffin’s reading Corner

  6. August 2, 2011 5:13 am

    A great teaser!

    My TT,

    Have a nice week 🙂

  7. August 2, 2011 10:47 am

    I definitely want to read some Agatha Christie…soon. This one sounds like a good place to start.

    Here’s MY TT POST

  8. August 2, 2011 11:28 am

    Fantastic teaser…I can hear Poirot saying this! This is a fantastic book…one of Agatha Christie’s best (imho!)

    Amy’s Tuesday teaser

  9. August 2, 2011 12:05 pm

    This is one of my favorite Agatha Christie stories. Hope you are having fun figuring it out.

    If you have a chance, my teaser is here: Quirky Girls Read

  10. August 2, 2011 12:24 pm

    Good book and also a good movie! Nice tease.

    Here’s mine:

  11. August 2, 2011 12:50 pm

    I miss Agatha Christie. I haven’t read anything of hers in a long time. I suppose I should fix that!

    Have a great week!

    My Tuesday Teaser

    Check Out My Giveaway While You Are There

    Kristin @ Better Read Than Dead

  12. August 2, 2011 1:16 pm

    Love these mysteries, good teaser.

  13. August 2, 2011 3:45 pm

    I still haven’t read an Agatha Christie but they all sound so good!

  14. August 2, 2011 3:57 pm

    I haven’t read anything from Agatha Christie. I just do not know where to start, this looks promising.

    Here’s mine from Sleepwalker by J.Gabriel Gates:

  15. August 2, 2011 5:07 pm

    Goodness I need to read this book. I’ve had a copy of it on my shelf for forever. It sounds so interesting.

    Here’s my teaser!


  16. August 2, 2011 5:18 pm

    Nice! Makes me want to reread (or rewatch) it.. Here’s mine: Happy reading, Ruby

  17. August 2, 2011 9:32 pm

    Great teaser! Always did like this one.

    Mines @

  18. August 3, 2011 1:20 am

    I love Agatha Christie! I went through a spree of reading her books several years ago. Trouble is, I can’t remember which ones I’ve read and which ones I haven’t!

    I’d love for you to come visit my blog…

    Cindy @ Cindy’s Book Club

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