The beautiful bronzed body of Arlena Stuart layfacedown on the beach. But strangely, there was nosun and Arlena was not sunbathing…she had beenstrangled.
Ever since Arlena’s arrival the air had been thickwith sexual tension. Each of the guests had a motiveto kill her, including Arlena’s new husband. ButHercule Poirot suspects that this apparent “crimeof passion” conceals something much more evil.