Sleeping Murder
UK
Collins, London, Oct. 1976
US
Dodd, Mead, New York, 1976

Plot

Soon after Gwenda moved into her new home, odd things started to happen. Despite her best efforts to modernise the house, she only succeeded in dredging up its past. Worse, she felt an irrational sense of terror every time she climbed the stairs...
In fear, Gwenda turned to Miss Marple to exorcise her ghosts. Between them, they were to solve a 'perfect' crime committed many years before.

Contents

1. A House
2. Wallpaper
3. 'Cover her face...'
4. Helen?
5. Murder in Retrospect
6. Exercise in Detection
7. Dr Kennedy
8. Kelvin Halliday's Delusion
9. Unknown Factor?
10. A Case History
11. The Men in Her Life
12. Lily Kimble
13. Walter Fane
14. Edith Pagett
15. An Address
16. Mother's Son
17. Richard Erskine
18. Bindweed
19. Mr Kimble Speaks
20. The Girl Helen
21. J. J. Afflick
22. Lily Keeps an Appointment
23. Which of Them?
24. The Monkey's Paws
25. Postscript at Torquay

Characters

Miss Jane Marple, Raymond West, Joan West, Gwenda Reed, Giles Reed, Mrs Cocker, Mr Foster, Kevin Halliday, Dr James Kennedy, Dr Penrose, Walter Fane, Mrs Fane, Edith Paget, Lily Kimble, Richard Erskine, Jackie Afflick, Mrs Hengrave, Mr Sims, Jim Kimble, Mr Galbraith, Janet Erskine, Det.Insp.Last

Films & TV

Sleeping Murder, BBC/UK, 1987
Agatha Christie's MISS MARPLE
SLEEPING MURDER, NHK/JP, 2005
Meitantei POIROT to MARPLE
Sleeping Murder, ITV/UK, 2006
Agatha Christie's MARPLE Season 2
Un meurtre en sommeil, FR, 2012
Les petits meurtres d'Agatha Christie Saison 1

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Le Masque (#1591) 1980

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Der Hörverlag, 2020
Der Hörverlag, 2013

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Saga Egmont, 2019
ISBN:9788711788226

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