Agatha Christie was born in 1890 and created the detective Hercule Poirot in her debut novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920). She achieved wide popularity with The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1926) and produced a total of eighty novels and short-story collections over six decades.
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Getting caught up in a mystery or tangled family drama; laughing with, rooting for, or crying over people who don’t exist… That’s what great fiction authors have the power to make us do, and why we keep listening. We turn to books for joy, for laughter, and for comfort; for stories that stir the soul, expand the mind, or bring us some much-needed fun. Writers weave these tales for us, and some become our heroes—ones whose beautiful, brilliant stories are as timeless as the art of storytelling itself. Their words stay with us long after we've heard the last chapter. These are 10 of the best-selling fiction authors.
Featured Article: Eight Cozy Mystery Series Perfect for Audiobook Fans
Baffling crimes brilliantly solved by accidental sleuths—few listening pleasures rival a great cozy mystery! Get acquainted with the delightful characters in some of the coziest mystery series ever and join the fun of cracking cases. It's time to curl up with a cozy mystery. Or, since we're talking audiobooks, it may be time to (cracks knuckles) get some chores done while we listen to one of the most pleasurable genres around.