Order of Agatha Christie Books
Agatha Christie (1890-1976) was an English novelist who is best known for her detective novels featuring characters such as Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple. She has sold four billion novels altogether, making her the best-selling novelist of all time according to the Guinness Book of World Records.
Agatha Christie has been dubbed “The Queen of Crime,” having written 66 detective novels along with 14 short stories. Also to her credit are numerous West End Plays, television plays and radioplays. She also wrote six romance novels under the pseudonym of Mary Westmacott. Her work has been adapted into just about every medium imaginable – film, television, plays, video games and graphic novels. Without a doubt, Agatha Christie’s legacy lives on.
Below is a list of Agatha Christie’s novels in order of when they were originally published:
Publication Order of Hercule Poirot Books
Publication Order of Hercule Poirot Collections
|Murder in the Mews||(1937)|
|The Labours of Hercules||(1947)|
|Poirot's Early Cases||(1974)|
Publication Order of Miss Marple Books
Publication Order of Miss Marple Collections
Publication Order of Tommy and Tuppence Books
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Publication Order of Superintendent Battle Books
|The Secret of Chimneys||(1925)|
|The Seven Dials Mystery||(1929)|
|Cards on the Table||(1936)|
|Murder is Easy||(1939)|
Publication Order of Standalone Novels
Publication Order of Short Story Collections
Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books
Notes: Agatha Christie novels have often been released under one or two other titles. For the most part, we have listed the original title (also the title the book is being sold under).
The novels Giant’s Bread, Unfinished Portrait, Absent in the Spring, The Rose and the Yew Tree, A Daughter’s a Daughter and The Burden are romance novels that Christie wrote under the pen name of Mary Westmacott. We have included them in the publication order along with Christie’s other standalone novels. Star Over Bethlehem and Other Stories is published as by Agatha Christie Mallowan.
The Monogram Murders is an authorized Hercule Poirot novel, written by Sophie Hannah.
When multiple recurring characters appear in an Agatha Christie novel, we have listed them under both characters.
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Agatha Christie Synopsis: In And Then There Were None, ten people are tricked into coming to an island. Despite the fact that nobody other than the ten are on the island, they are all picked off and murdered one by one. The novel has been adapted countless times as Ten Little Indians.