Wednesday, May 30 2012
He's a Belgian in England; he's short, wears glasses, and is an immaculate dresser with delicate sensibilities. Which is to say, Poirot is about as far from the stock hard-boiled detective as he could possibly be.
Tuesday, November 25 2008
The petit Belgian brainbox Hercule Poirot, master sleuth of Agatha Christie’s sophisticated and ingeniously plotted whodunit novels, is in a league of his own.