Synopses & Reviews
Miss Emily was old, rich, and afraid--and now, she's dead. Her terrified plea to Hercule Poirot came a little too late. All that's left is a house full of greedy heirs, and a very strange letter that could solve the mystery--or add to it.
Novelty, intriguing character types, and ingenuity. (New York Times)
When Hercule Poirot receives a request for help from a woman who's been dead for a month, he decides it's time to investigate... better late than never.