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The Case of the Discontented Soldier

An Agatha Christie Short Story

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A classic Agatha Christie short story, available individually for the first time as an ebook.

When civilian life proves too dull for Major Wilbrahams he contacts Parker Pyne in order to escape his boredom. Pyne’s assistant arranges a chance meeting with the beautiful Freda Clegg and the two join forces, but on leaving for Africa they encounter more than they had bargained for.


‘The plots are so good that one marvels … most of them would have made a full length thriller.’ Daily Mirror

About the author

Agatha Christie is known throughout the world as the Queen of Crime. Her books have sold over a billion copies in English with another billion in over 100 foreign languages. She is the most widely published author of all time and in any language, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. She is the author of 80 crime novels and short story collections, 20 plays, and six novels written under the name of Mary Westmacott.

The Case of the Discontented Soldier
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  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Short Stories
  • Published: 01 April 2012
  • Publisher: HarperCollins
  • Print Length: 40 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iOS device with iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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