Sophie Hannah is an internationally bestselling crime fiction
writer. Her crime novels have been translated into 34 languages and
published in 51 countries. Her psychological thriller The Carrier
won the Specsavers National Book Award for Crime Thriller of the
Year in 2013. In 2014 and 2016, Sophie published The Monogram
Murders and Closed Casket, the first new Hercule Poirot mysteries
since Agatha Christie's death, both of which were national and
international bestsellers.Sophie is an Honorary Fellow of Lucy
Cavendish College, Cambridge.
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in English and another billion in more than a hundred foreign languages. Her phenomenal career spanned six decades, until her death in 1976.
'What Sophie and Agatha have in common is a rare talent for
fiendish unpredictability. They make you see how the impossible
might be possible after all.'