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The House of Silk - Anthony Horowitz
The House of Silk
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THE GAME'S AFOOT...November 1890. London is gripped by a merciless winter. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are enjoying tea by the fire when an agitated gentleman arrives unannounced at 221b Baker Street. He begs Holmes for help, telling the unnerving story of a scar-faced man with piercing eyes... show more
THE GAME'S AFOOT...November 1890. London is gripped by a merciless winter. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are enjoying tea by the fire when an agitated gentleman arrives unannounced at 221b Baker Street. He begs Holmes for help, telling the unnerving story of a scar-faced man with piercing eyes who has stalked him in recent weeks. Intrigued, Holmes and Watson find themselves drawn into a series of puzzling and sinister events, stretching from the gas-lit streets of London to the teeming criminal underworld of Boston. As they delve deeper into the case, they stumble across a whispered phrase "the House of Silk": a mysterious entity and foe more deadly than any Holmes has encountered, and a conspiracy that threatens to tear apart the very fabric of society...
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781409135982 (1409135985)
Publisher: Orion
Pages no: 389
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!
Url Phantomhive
Url Phantomhive rated it
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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5.0 Book Review: The House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz
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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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