The Mysterious Affair at Styles

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Captain Arthur Hastings, invalided in the Great War, is recuperating as a guest of John Cavendish at Styles Court, the 'country-place' of John's autocratic old aunt, Emily Inglethorpe -- she of a sizeable fortune, and so recently remarried to a man twenty years her junior. When Emily's sudden heart attack is found to be attributable to strychnine, Hastings recruits an old friend, now retired, to aid in the local investigation. With impeccable timing, Hercule Poirot, the famous Belgian

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Publisher:HarperCollins
ISBN:9780061750083
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Words: 57,063
Unique Words: 4,049
Avg Sentence (words): 13.03
Avg Word (chars): 4.10
Chapters: 21
Paragraphs: 2,751
People: 109
Places: 44
Things: 59
Adult Reading Time:3:48
Sentiment: 0.00
Intensity: 0.09
Profanity: 15
SAT Words: 538
Reading Level:5.6
Complexity Index: 93

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