On August 17

On August 17,1940 in the afternoon eight quest was selected to attend a dinner in a mansion in a deserted island called Soldier Island, to meet two guest that are hosting this party. When arrived to the island the butler setting up dinner. In the meantime the eight guest was laughing and enjoying the party. Then someone spoke the the speakerphone that someone committed a murder out of the eight guest. Everyone was spooked on what was going on, they got even more upset when Anthony Marston was accused of causing the car accident. He then takes a drink and dies. They believe he committed suicide because he felt guilty. Everyone then go to bed with uneasiness. The next morning they find Mr.Rogers whos is found dead at the bedroom door. Everyone is Now really scared they then go look around the island for any suspect, but everyone then becomes as suspect. The third death of General Macarthur really stirs the pot for everyone. Soon, they are all ranting on and accusing each other one by one,trying to figure out the killer before everyone dies. To makes things even more suspicious is that everytime someone dies one of the ten soldier figures disappear from the room. Mr.Rogers the dies the next morning while cutting wood and Emily Brent dies right after from a bee sting. Later Justice Wargrave get shot through the head entertaining in judge’s robes. Everyone is losing it and that night Blore,Vera, and Lombard notice Dr.Armstrong was not in his room. They then suspects him for being the person that is killing everyone. While searching for Dr.Armstrong Blore then gets hit in the head by a marble clock that is made as a bear. Then this just leave Vera and Philip, which they still believed it was Dr.Armstrong. Then while still on the search they find Dr. Armstrong bloated body which they believe someone drowned him. This just leaves Vera and Philip. Vera then sneaks the gun over to herself and shoots Philip. She then heads back to the house and hangs herself. Later the police came to investigate the scenes of murders that was committed. They then found Vera chair standing up which means someone had came a pick the chair up which she knock over. Luckily the investigators found a washed up bottle that had a letter place inside it and they found out the killer was Lawrence Wargrave he admits he likes to kill things and watch them suffer. He was alive for sometime not until he killed himself with a rigged revolver to make it seem he died before Emily Brent.
The key characters in the book,one is, Vera Claythorne a former governess who comes to Indian Island purportedly to serve as a secretary to Mrs. Owen. Vera wants to escape a past in which she killed a small boy in her care.Vera is one of the most intelligent and capable characters in the novel, but she also suffers from attacks of hysteria, feels guilty about her crime, and reacts nervously to the mysterious events on the island.Emily Brent is accused of killing Beatrice Taylor, a servant whom she fired upon learning that Beatrice was pregnant out of wedlock. Unlike the other characters, Emily Brent feels convinced of her own righteousness and does not express the slightest remorse for her actions.Thomas Rogers continues to be a proper servant even after his wife is found dead and the bodies begin piling up. The recording accuses Rogers and his wife of letting their former employer die because they stood to inherit money from her. General John Gordon Macarthur is accused of sending a lieutenant Arthur Richmond to his death during World War I because Richmond was his wife’s lover. Once the first murders take place, Macarthur, already filled with feelings of guilt about his crime, becomes resigned to his death and sits by the sea waiting for it to come to him.Ethel Rogers is a frail woman, and the death of Tony Marston makes her faint. Wargrave believes her husband dominates her and that he masterminded their crime. Anthony Marston He killed two small children in a car accident caused by his speeding, but shows no remorse.