Agatha Christie Books

Last updated: 2011-12-25

My wife keeps asking me to buy more Agatha Christie books for her. So I found myself assembling a complete list and noting down which ones we've got. Since I've had to do this, I might as well make the results public. So, here we are:

Books written under the name "Agatha Christie" (mystery/suspense)
4.50 from Paddington aka What Mrs. Gillicuddy Saw NJ Yes
A Caribbean Mystery NJ Yes
A Murder is Announced NJ Yes
A Pocket Full of Rye NJ Yes
After the Funeral aka Funerals are Fatal (filmed as Murder at the Gallop) NH Yes
Appointment With Death NH Yes
At Bertram's Hotel NJ Yes
Black Coffee OH Yes
By the Pricking of My Thumbs NT Yes
Cards on the Table NH Yes
Cat Among the Pigeons NH Yes
Crooked House NX Yes
Curtain aka Poirot's Last Case NH Yes
Dead Man's Folly NH Yes
Death Comes as the End NX Yes
Death in the Clouds aka Death in the Air NH Yes
Death on the Nile NH Yes
Destination Unknown aka So Many Steps to Death NX Yes
Double Sin and Other Stories CHJX Yes
Dumb Witness aka Poirot Loses a Client NH Yes
Elephants Can Remember NH Yes
Endless Night NX Yes
Evil Under the Sun NH Yes
Five Little Pigs aka Murder in Retrospect NH Yes
Hallowe'en Party NH Yes
Hercule Poirot's Christmas aka A Holiday for Murder aka Murder for Christmas NH Yes
Hickory Dickory Dock aka Hickory Dickory Death NH Yes
Lord Edgware Dies aka Thirteen at Dinner NH Yes
Miss Marple's Final Cases and Two Other Stories CJX Yes
Mrs. McGinty's Dead NH Yes
Murder in Mesopotamia NH Yes
Murder in the Mews aka Dead Man's Mirror CH Yes
Murder is Easy aka Easy to Kill NX Yes
Murder on the Links NH Yes
Murder on the Orient Express NH Yes
N or M? NT Yes
Nemesis NJ Yes
One, Two, Buckle My Shoe aka An Overdose of Death aka Patriotic Murders NH Yes
Ordeal by Innocence NX Yes
Parker Pyne Investigates aka Mr. Parker Pyne, Detective CX Yes
Partners in Crime CT Yes
Passenger to Frankfurt: An Extravaganza NX Yes
Peril at End House NH Yes
Poirot Investigates CH Yes
Poirot's Early Cases aka Hercule Poirot's Early Cases CH Yes
Postern of Fate NT Yes
Problem at Pollensa Bay CHX Yes
Sad Cypress NH Yes
Sleeping Murder NJ Yes
Sparkling Cyanide aka Remembered Death NX Yes
Surprise! Surprise! CHJX No
Taken at the Flood aka There is a Tide NH Yes
Ten Little Niggers aka Ten Little Indians aka And Then There Were None NX Yes
The A.B.C. Murders NH Yes
The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding and a Selection of Entrées CHJ Yes
The Big Four NH Yes
The Body in the Library NJ Yes
The Clocks NH Yes
The Golden Ball and Other Stories CX Yes
The Harlequin Tea Set CHX Yes
The Hollow aka Murder After Hours NH Yes
The Hound of Death and Other Stories CX Yes
The Labours of Hercules CH Yes
The Listerdale Mystery CX Yes
The Man in the Brown Suit NX Yes
The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side NJ Yes
The Moving Finger NJ Yes
The Murder at the Vicarage NJ Yes
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd NH Yes
The Mysterious Affair at Styles NH Yes
The Mysterious Mr. Quin CX Yes
The Mystery of the Blue Train NH Yes
The Pale Horse NX Yes
The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories CHJX Yes
The Secret Adversary NT Yes
The Secret of Chimneys NX Yes
The Seven Dials Mystery NX Yes
The Sittaford Mystery aka The Murder at Hazelmoor NX Yes
The Spider's Web OX Yes
The Thirteen Problems aka The Tuesday Club Murders CJ Yes
The Under Dog and Other Stories CH No
The Unexpected Guest OX Yes
They Came to Baghdad NX Yes
They Do It With Mirrors aka Murder With Mirrors NJ Yes
Third Girl NH Yes
Three Act Tragedy aka Murder in Three Acts NH Yes
Three Blind Mice and Other Stories aka The Mousetrap and Other Stories CHJX No
Towards Zero NX Yes
While the Light Lasts CHX Yes
Why Didn't They Ask Evans? aka The Boomerang Clue NX Yes
Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories CHX Yes
Books written under the name "Agatha Christie" (other)
An Autobiography No
Poems No
The Road of Dreams (poems) No
Books written under the pseudonym Mary Westmacott (romances)
Absent in the Spring Yes
A Daughter's a Daughter Yes
Giant's Bread Yes
The Burden No
The Rose and the Yew Tree No
Unfinished Portrait No
Books written under the name "Agatha Christie Mallowan"
Come, Tell Me How You Live (memoirs) No
Star Over Bethlehem and Other Stories (for children) No
Agatha Christie's contributions to the Detective Club
Behind the Screen Yes
The Floating Admiral Yes
The Scoop Yes

In the list of mystery novels the second column has the following meaning:

C Collection of short stories
N Novel
O Novelization of a Christie play done by Charles Osborne

H Hercule Poirot story
J Jane Marple story
T Tuppence & Thomas Beresford story
X None of the above lead characters

The Detective Club books are novels in which a different person wrote each chapter.

For some reason, publishers retitled several of her books. These are the ones I've found so far:

A Holiday for MurderseeHercule Poirot's Christmas
An Overdose of DeathseeOne, Two, Buckle My Shoe
And Then There Were NoneseeTen Little Niggers
Dead Man's MirrorseeMurder in the Mews
Death in the AirseeDeath in the Clouds
Easy to KillseeMurder is Easy
Funerals are FatalseeAfter the Funeral
Hercule Poirot's Early CasesseePoirot's Early Cases
Hickory Dickory DeathseeHickory Dickory Dock
Mr. Parker Pyne, DetectiveseeParker Pyne Investigates
Murder After HoursseeThe Hollow
Murder at the GallopseeAfter the Funeral
Murder for ChristmasseeHercule Poirot's Christmas
Murder in RetrospectseeFive Little Pigs
Murder in Three ActsseeThree Act Tragedy
Murder With MirrorsseeThey Do It With Mirrors
Patriotic MurdersseeOne, Two, Buckle My Shoe
Poirot's Last CaseseeCurtain
Poirot Loses a ClientseeDumb Witness
Remembered DeathseeSparkling Cyanide
So Many Steps to DeathseeDestination Unknown
Ten Little IndiansseeTen Little Niggers
The Boomerang ClueseeWhy Didn't They Ask Evans?
The Mousetrap and Other StoriesseeThree Blind Mice and Other Stories
The Murder at HazelmoorseeThe Sittaford Mystery
The Tuesday Club MurdersseeThe Thirteen Problems
There is a TideseeTaken at the Flood
Thirteen at DinnerseeLord Edgware Dies
What Mrs. Gillicuddy Sawsee4.50 from Paddington

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