A triumphant success
'Thompson does a fabulous job of getting inside her head'
'A superlative and rapturously written biography'
'The most definitive biography so far'
'The last word on Agatha Christie... superb'
'An excellent biography'
'Laura Thompson brings Christie's life, thoughts and creative identity to life in fascinating and painstaking detail.'
Thompson does a superlatives job at digging beneath the surface of this public but private woman... her prose here is elegantly turned and concise - and perfectly at the service of its enigmatic subject.