Cat Among The Pigeons

Cat Among the Pigeons is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on November 2, 1959, and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in March 1960 with a copyright date of 1959. The UK edition retailed at twelve shillings and sixpence (12/6), and the US edition at $2.95.

It features Christie's Belgian detective, Hercule Poirot, who makes a very late appearance in the final third of the novel. The emphasis on espionage in the early part of the novel relates it to Christie’s international adventures (most notably They Came to Baghdad) and to the Tommy and Tuppence stories.

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Cat Among The Pigeons - International Titles
... Czech Kočka mezi holuby (Cat Among the Pigeons) Dutch Een kat tussen de duiven (A Cat Among the Pigeons) Finnish Kissa kyyhkyslakassa (A Cat in the Dovecote) French Le Chat et les Pigeons (Th ...

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