Agatha Christie has sold an impressive four billion books worldwide making her the most successful writer of all time. She is famous for her crime writing skills and he love of suspense and mystery, and The Gates of Baghdad is no exception. In this riveting page-turner, now brought to you as a CD or MP3 audiobook, Christie introduces us to Parker Pyne who is taking a tour around the Middle East.
As he reaches Baghdad, Pyne and his group of avid explorers visit the Gate of Baghdad – also aptly called the Gate of Death. One of the adventurers is murdered, but not before he tells Pyne that he is intently worried about something that he wants to talk about later that night. Unfortunately, and as in all good murder-mystery tales, he dies before his dark secret is revealed and we are taken on a journey of epic proportions as Pyne tries to find out what the secret is and in turn, who the killer is. This story is truly puzzling and Christie brings Pyne to life with her brilliant penmanship and passion for stories filled with tension, anticipation and of course – murder.
This CD audiobook pulls us into the action packed life of Parker Pyne, as we watch him put his shrewd detective skills to work once again. The MP3 audiobook format also makes this story accessible ‘on the go’, and The Gates of Baghdad make the ideal addition to any audiobook collection.