British author Agatha Christie (1890 – 1976) used her observations of people to construct her characters and stories, drawing inspiration from eavesdropping on conversations, her experiences as a nurse with the Red Cross and an alter-ego she created for her romantic novels.
Agatha saw incredible success during her lifetime. At the time of her death, her books had sold hundreds of millions of copies worldwide, and the number has only grown since then. Both before and after her death, a number of her books have been made into feature films.
Christie received many awards for her literary excellence over the course of her life and remains one of the best selling authors of all time. Here are quotes by Agatha Christie, best known for the entertaining mysteries that earned her the title “Queen of Crime”: Read More→