The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side

Novel, Cozy mystery by Agatha Christie


The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side is a work of detective fiction by Agatha Christie and first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on 12 November 1962 and in the US by Dodd, Mead and Company in September 1963 under the shorter title of The Mirror Crack'd and with a copyright date of 1962. The UK edition retailed at fifteen shillings and the US edition at $3.75.
It is set in the fictional English village of St. Mary Mead and features Miss Marple. It was dedicated by Christie: "To Margaret Rutherford, in admiration." The story reflects heavily on how much has changed in the world in the 1960s. The story acts as a sort of sequel to The Body in the Library.

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