You’ve read her detective novels, but did you know that Agatha Christie also wrote romance novels under the pen name Mary Westmacott? Tune in to learn more!
Agatha Christie’s life was just as mysterious and action packed as her novels. Listen to this month’s deep dive episode as we discuss her mysterious disappearance, her penchant for archaeology, and her time as an apothecary’s assistant. Tune in the next three Mondays for Storical Footnotes, bite-sized episodes that discuss Agatha more in depth.
A Talent for Murder by Andrew Wilson - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/32620331-a-talent-for-murder
A is for Arsenic by Kathryn Harkup - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23848320-a-is-for-arsenic
Agatha Christie: A Mysterious Life by Laura Thompson - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35407580-agatha-christie
The Unicorn and the Wasp on Dr. Who - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjHTT974G6U
Read or Dead: All Agatha Christie All the Time - https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/book-riot/read-or-dead/e/57157335
The Anglo Files: The Works of Agatha Christie - https://anchor.fm/theanglofiles/episodes/11--The-Works-of-Agatha-Christie-e2lvct
The Allusionist: A Novel Remedy - https://www.theallusionist.org/allusionist/convalescence
Stuff You Missed in History Class: The Mysterious Disappearance of Agatha Christie - https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/the-mysterious-disappearance-of-agatha-christie.htm
The History Chicks: Agatha Christie - http://thehistorychicks.com/tag/agatha-christie/
Agatha Christie Surfing - https://www.surfertoday.com/surfing/agatha-christie-surfed-waves-in-1924
Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey (Talks about how Lord Carnarvon funded the Tut discovery) - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12926432-lady-almina-and-the-real-downton-abbey
Agatha Christie’s Estate Website - https://www.agathachristie.com/
Enter the Giveway for A Talent for Murder!
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You keep asking for more Charlotte Brontë so here is a whopping 48 minute overview of the author’s life.
Charlotte Brontë a Fiery Heart by Claire Harman - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25739007-charlotte-bront
Stuff You Missed in History Class Podcast Episodes
Growing Up Brontë - https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/growing-up-bronte.htm
From Brontë to Bell and Back Again - https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/from-bronte-to-bell-and-back-again.htm
BBC World Service: World Book Club, Charlotte Brontë - Jane Eyre - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03sqwl4
New York Times Charlotte Brontë Obituary - https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/08/obituaries/overlooked-charlotte-bronte.html
Jane Eyre starring Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender - https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1229822/
Jane Eyre starring Charlotte Gainsbourg - https://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/jane-eyre-1996
Bonus! Not mentioned in episode:
BBC To Walk Invisible - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04cf4wv
The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/27003.The_Eyre_Affair
Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25868918-jane-steele
Romancing Miss Brontë by Juliet Gael - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6906240-romancing-miss-bront
The Secret Diaries of Charlotte Brontë by Syrie James - https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2342881.The_Secret_Diaries_of_Charlotte_Bront
Enter the Giveaway for Jane Steele and The Secret Diaries of Charlotte Brontë!
Two winners will be selected at random and notified by email on April 7, 2019. If you are notified, please claim your book by responding with your address within 48 hours. Information provided on this form will not be saved.