""Here Christie delivers the whole shebang in spades""
Poirot takes a cruise down the Nile on the small steamer, The Karnak. Before, at the hotel, Poirot had been privy to the game played by Jacqueline de Bellefort towards Simon and Linnet Doyle. Poirot had warned Jacqueline to 'Bury your dead', to stop her persecution of the newly married couple, even if Simon had once been hers. Little did Poirot know that Linnet Doyle had made so many enemies and that many of them of were now onboard The Karnak. It isn't long before murder stalks the steamer and will resemble a floating morgue by the time it reaches its destination..