At 9:45 on
Friday evening, December 3, 1926, Agatha Christie put her daughter Rosalind to
bed, grabbed her fur coat, and left home. What she hoped would
be an action that would bring her wayward husband to his senses exploded into
an event that haunted her for the rest of her life. Christie was gone for eleven days. The events surrounding her disappearance
remained a mystery only until recently when her best friend’s daughter and
son-in-law decided to tell the entire story. In Jared Cade’s book, Agatha Christie and the Eleven Missing Days,
he tells Agatha’s story.
Below are 5 trivia questions surrounding Christie's disappearance.
1. What was the name of the place where
Christie’s car was found?
a. Silent Pool b. Newland’s Corner c. Dorking
2. Where was Christie during this time?
a. London b. at her sister-in-laws c. Harrogate Hyrdo Spa
3. Who was
Archie Christie’s mistress
a. Nancy Neele b. it was never disclosed c. Agatha’s cousin
4. What object did Christie leave behind
in her car?
a. a map b. her purse c. her fur
5. What mystery writer helped search for
a. Arthur Conan
Doyle b. Dorothy Sayers c. G. K. Chesterson
My three mystery trivia books: The Sherlock Holmes Triviography and Quiz Book, The Alfred Hitchcock Triviography and Quiz Book, and The Agatha Christie Triviography and Quiz Book have been updated and will be reissued in May by LL-Publicaitons.