Tag Archives: Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Academy – A Middle-Grade Mystery!!! Can You Solve the Crime?

Sherlock Academy By F. C. Shaw Spoiler Alert! Summary Rollie and his best friend Cecily enroll in Sherlock Academy, a school that trains them to be detectives like the great sleuth Holmes. Within the first week of school, a burglar … Continue reading

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“Dreaming Spies” – Finally! We Have Ninjas!

Book Review: Dreaming Spies By Laurie R. King Spoiler Alert! Summary For years now, readers of the Russell Memoirs have wondered about the tantalizing mentions of Japan. Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes had spent three weeks there, between India (The … Continue reading

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“The Sherlockian” – Do Sherlock’s Methods Really Work To Solve a Mystery?

Book Review : The Sherlockian by Graham Moore Spoiler Alert! In December 1893, Sherlock Holmes-adoring Londoners eagerly opened their Strand magazines, anticipating the detective’s next adventure, only to find the unthinkable: his creator, Arthur Conan Doyle, had killed their hero … Continue reading

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“Garment of Shadows” – Historical Fiction in Morocco

Book Review : Garment of Shadows by Laurie R. King Spoiler Alert! Mary Russell wakes up in a strange room, in clothing that does not belong to her, with a few odds and ends in a pocket and without her … Continue reading

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“A Study in Sherlock” – The Game is Afoot

Book Review : A Study in Sherlock, Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon                                                            edited by Laurie R. King and Leslie S. … Continue reading

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“Pirate King” – Combining a Mystery and a Farce

Book Review : Pirate King by Laurie R. King Spoiler Alert! Mary Russel is induced to investigate the criminal activities that seem to follow in the wake of Fflytte Films, in order to avoid spending time with her brother-in-law, Mycroft, … Continue reading

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