Lymstock is a town with more than its share of shameful secretsa town where even a sudden outbreak of anonymous hate mail causes only a minor stir.
But all that changes when one of the recipients, Mrs. Symmington, commits suicide. Her final note says I cant go on, but Miss Marple questions the coroners verdict of suicide. Soon nobody is sure of anyoneas secrets stop being shameful and start becoming deadly.
“Agatha Christie is in a class by herself. For those of us who write mysteries, there’s no better muse, and for those of us who read them, no deeper pleasure.”
-Mary Jane Clark, New York Times bestselling author
“Beyond all doubt the puzzle in The Moving Finger is fit for experts.”
-The Times (London)