The Seven Dials Mystery Agatha Christie Collection Volume 13
Agatha Christie's classic novel featuring Superintendent Battle and 'Bundle' Brent. Gerry Wade had proved himself to be a champion sleeper; so the other house guests decided to play a practical joke on him. Eight alarm clocks were set to go off, one after the other, starting at 6.30 a.m. But when morning arrived, one clock was missing and the prank had backfired with tragic consequences.