The Secret Adversary : Tommy & Tuppence

  • by Agatha Christie
  • Narrated by Alison Larkin
  • Series: Tommy & Tuppence
  • 8 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Agatha Christie's second novel, The Secret Adversary, set in London in 1919 is brought to sparkling new life by Audiofile Earphones Award-winning narrator Alison Larkin....
Tommy and Tuppence are charming, broke, and in desperate need of work. They decide to set up Young Adventurers Ltd. - "willing to do anything, go anywhere". They are soon caught up in a dastardly plot to overthrow the British government.
This fresh and "hugely entertaining" listen from the English American joined with Christie's brilliantly suspenseful storytelling results in a deliciously authentic audio experience.


What the Critics Say

"Larkin is an excellent choice to narrate this delightful classic...her reading is champagne bubbly and engaging throughout...a jaunty, jolly good listen." (Publishers Weekly)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Never better audio of Christie Mystery

I am a great fan of Agatha Christie but have never heard such a great audio of her greatest mystery.

Perhaps because Alison Larkin was raised in England. And maybe because she has been a successful actress her accents are wonderful--and so authentic.

Most important Larkin brings each character and each dramatic turn in this exciting story to new life!

I am certain Agatha Christie would be delighted that such a talented and perfect narrator has been found for her brilliant work!
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- Michael

Absolutely lovely

The twists and turns in the story didn't let up until the very end. The book was just Splendid. I couldn't tell who was what!
The narration? In a word: marvelous.
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- Boo

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-05-2015
  • Publisher: British Classic Audio