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The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel - Anthony Horowitz
The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel
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"Horowitz truly pulls off the wonderful illusion that Arthur Conan Doyle left us one last tale."--San Diego Union TribuneLondon, 1890. 221B Baker St. A fine art dealer named Edmund Carstairs visits Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson to beg for their help. He is being menaced by a strange man in a... show more
"Horowitz truly pulls off the wonderful illusion that Arthur Conan Doyle left us one last tale."--San Diego Union TribuneLondon, 1890. 221B Baker St. A fine art dealer named Edmund Carstairs visits Sherlock Holmes and Dr John Watson to beg for their help. He is being menaced by a strange man in a flat cap - a wanted criminal who seems to have followed him all the way from America. In the days that follow, his home is robbed, his family is threatened. And then the first murder takes place.THE HOUSE OF SILK bring Sherlock Holmes back with all the nuance, pacing, and almost superhuman powers of analysis and deduction that made him the world's greatest detective, in a case depicting events too shocking, too monstrous to ever appear in print....until now.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780316197014 (0316197017)
ASIN: 316197017
Publisher: Mulholland Books
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
Category:
Mystery, Detective, Crime
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Carpe Librum
Carpe Librum rated it
3.5 The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz
Who doesn't love a good Sherlock Holmes story? I think it's safe to say his adventures are timeless, if at times more satisfying for the byplay between Watson and Holmes than the actual mystery. This new entry in to Sherlock lore offers a new story, supposedly locked away by John because of the sens...
Char's Horror Corner
Char's Horror Corner rated it
4.0 House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz (Narrated by Derek Jacobi)
This was an excellent Sherlock story and Derek Jacobi was most excellent as the narrator. I recommend this audiobook to any fans of Sherlock Holmes!
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4.0 The House Of Silk
Sherlock Holmes has been immensely popular, ever since the first publication of the novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Fan fiction about the characters of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John H. Watson has been written since. Not always has this been a good idea though. But now, after the recent success from...
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3.0 The House of Silk
bookshelves: autumn-2011, published-2011, radio-4x, fradio, britain-england, mystery-thriller, victoriana Recommended for: Brazilliant Laura and mystery readers Read from November 05 to 18, 2011 Derek Jacobi reads the new, page turning Sherlock Holmes mystery by best selling author Anthony Horow...
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