The Secret Adversary: A Tommy & Tuppence Mystery

Christie’s first novel to feature the sleuthing duo of Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, The Secret Adversary finds the penniless pair launching a new business venture, Young Adventurers Ltd., and plunged soon after into the heart of an insidious and quite deadly political conspiracy. Home from the War, flat-broke and unemployed, our twenty-something heroes embark on a daring business scheme: ‘The Young Adventurers Limited’… willing to go anywhere, willing to do anything. But their first assignment plunges them into more danger than they ever imagined and they quickly find themselves sucked into a perilous world of intrigue, conspiracy, death, and mayhem.