When Ruth Kettering is found dead from strangulation in a carriage of Le Train Bleu, Hercule Poirot is in the right place at the right time. Also bound for the French Riviera, the cunning detective has another opportunity to do what he does best and investigate a baffling, brain teasing crime of which the likeliest suspects are far from guilty.
Kettering’s abandoned husband and mysterious new lover both find themselves to be suspects of killing the young woman, and of stealing the priceless collection of rubies she carried on her person before she died. But there are sinister secrets lurking beyond the surface, and it’s up to Poirot to solve the captivating mystery of the Blue Train once and for all.
This intense BBC Drama audiobook adaptation of Agatha Christie’s complex detective tale puts a modern spin on a time-honoured novel that was written almost a hundred years ago. Starring the commendable English actor John Moffatt as Hercule Poirot, ‘The Mystery of the Blue Train’ on CD audiobook is the perfect way to enliven a tedious car journey, or a quiet Sunday afternoon indoors.
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