The Resource Agatha : the real life of Agatha Christie, written by Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau ; ilustrated by Alexandre Franc ; translated from French to English by Edward Gauvin

Agatha : the real life of Agatha Christie, written by Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau ; ilustrated by Alexandre Franc ; translated from French to English by Edward Gauvin

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Agatha : the real life of Agatha Christie
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Agatha
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the real life of Agatha Christie
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written by Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau ; ilustrated by Alexandre Franc ; translated from French to English by Edward Gauvin
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Real life of Agatha Christie
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  • eng
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"The life of Agatha Christie was as mysterious and eventful as her fiction. This beautifully illustrated graphic novel traces the life of the Queen of Whodunnit from her childhood in Torquay, England, through a career filled with success, mischief, and adventure, to her later years as Dame Agatha. Revealing a side to Christie that will surprise and delight many readers, Agatha introduces us to a free-spirited and thoroughly modern woman who, among other things, enjoyed flying, travel, and surfing. Centering around an episode in 1926 when Christie staged her own disappearance, Agatha is an intriguing, entertaining, and funny exploration of the 20th century{u2019}s best-loved crime novelist"--Amazon.com
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Agatha
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The life of Agatha Christie was as mysterious and eventful as her fiction. This beautifully illustrated graphic novel traces the life of the Queen of Whodunnit from her childhood in Torquay, England, through a career filled with success, mischief, and adventure, to her later years as Dame Agatha. Revealing a side to Christie that will surprise and delight many readers,Agatha introduces us to a free-spirited and thoroughly modern woman who, among other things, enjoyed flying, travel, and surfing. Centering around an episode in 1926 when Christie staged her own disappearance,Agatha is an intriguing, entertaining, and funny exploration of the 20th century’s best-loved crime novelist.
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illustrations
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • comics graphic novels
  • bibliography
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adult
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the real life of Agatha Christie
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the real life of Agatha Christie
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Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau, authors ; Alexandre Franc, artist
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Agatha : the real life of Agatha Christie, written by Anne Martinetti and Guillaume Lebeau ; ilustrated by Alexandre Franc ; translated from French to English by Edward Gauvin
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-119)
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sky2ocm80847417
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24 cm
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119 pages
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9781910593110
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(paperback)
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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color illustrations

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