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List of the best Agatha Christie books, ranked by veracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Agatha Christie is one of the most popular authors of the last 50 years. If you're a huge fan of her work, then vote on your favorite books below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Agatha Christie who want to know which books they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out her work if you're a big reader.

This list features books like The Murder of Roger Ackroyd and Endless Night. What are Agatha Christie's greatest books of all time? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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And Then There Were None is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie

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95 15
Murder on the Orient Express is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time

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76 16
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd Agatha Christie

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61 11
The A.B.C. Murders is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The A.B.C. Murders Agatha Christie

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62 13
Death on the Nile is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Death on the Nile Agatha Christie

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45 9
A Murder Is Announced is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
A Murder Is Announced Agatha Christie

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42 9
Peril at End House is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Peril at End House Agatha Christie

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33 5
4.50 from Paddington is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
4.50 from Paddington Agatha Christie

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39 8
Five Little Pigs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Five Little Pigs Agatha Christie

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34 6
Evil Under the Sun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Evil Under the Sun Agatha Christie

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31 6
Crooked House is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Crooked House Agatha Christie

12
32 8
The Murder at the Vicarage is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Murder at the Vicarage Agatha Christie

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29 6
Cards on the Table is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Cards on the Table Agatha Christie

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28 6
After the Funeral is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
After the Funeral Agatha Christie

The Best Movies Based on Agatha Christie Stories

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33 11
The Mysterious Affair at Style... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time

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13 1
Ordeal by Innocence is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Ordeal by Innocence Agatha Christie

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26 6
Lord Edgware Dies is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Lord Edgware Dies Agatha Christie

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21 3
Sad Cypress is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Sad Cypress Agatha Christie

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24 5
Appointment with Death is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Appointment with Death Agatha Christie

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17 2
Murder Is Easy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Murder Is Easy Agatha Christie

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26 7
The Body in the Library is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Body in the Library Agatha Christie

The Scariest Novels of All Time

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23 5
Witness for the Prosecution is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Witness for the Prosecution Agatha Christie

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24 6
Sleeping Murder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Sleeping Murder Agatha Christie

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25 7
The Mirror Crack'd from Side t... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time

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22 5
Curtain is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Curtain Agatha Christie

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22 5
Hercule Poirot's Christmas is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Hercule Poirot's Christmas Agatha Christie

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19 4
Why Didn't They Ask Evans? is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Why Didn't They Ask Evans? Agatha Christie

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21 6
A Pocket Full of Rye is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
A Pocket Full of Rye Agatha Christie

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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23 8
Endless Night is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Endless Night Agatha Christie

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17 3
A Caribbean Mystery is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
A Caribbean Mystery Agatha Christie

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19 5
Murder in Mesopotamia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Murder in Mesopotamia Agatha Christie

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15 2
Hickory Dickory Dock is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Hickory Dickory Dock Agatha Christie

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16 3
Death in the Clouds is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Death in the Clouds Agatha Christie

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17 4
The Mousetrap is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Mousetrap Agatha Christie

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18 5
Cat Among the Pigeons is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Cat Among the Pigeons Agatha Christie

Last Words Written By Famous People In Their Suicide Notes

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21 8
Towards Zero is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Towards Zero Agatha Christie

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15 3
Nemesis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Nemesis Agatha Christie

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15 3
The Secret of Chimneys is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Secret of Chimneys Agatha Christie

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16 4
The Murder on the Links is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Murder on the Links Agatha Christie

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18 6
The Moving Finger is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Moving Finger Agatha Christie

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19 7
The Hollow is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Hollow Agatha Christie

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13 2
Sparkling Cyanide is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Sparkling Cyanide Agatha Christie

The Best Books About Adultery

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15 4
Three Act Tragedy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Three Act Tragedy Agatha Christie

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15 4
Mrs McGinty's Dead is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Mrs McGinty's Dead Agatha Christie

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12 2
The Sittaford Mystery is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Sittaford Mystery Agatha Christie

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13 3
Hallowe'en Party is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Hallowe'en Party Agatha Christie

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17 7
Dead Man's Folly is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
Dead Man's Folly Agatha Christie

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17 7
At Bertram's Hotel is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
At Bertram's Hotel Agatha Christie

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13 4
N or M? is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
N or M? Agatha Christie

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14 5
The Pale Horse is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Agatha Christie Books of All Time
The Pale Horse Agatha Christie