Hudson’s past. What samuel hudson tells russell cannot possibly be true, yet she believes him—as surely as she believes the threat of the gun in his hand. There is death here, and murder, and trust betrayed. In a devastating instant, everything changes. Hudson? russell’s faith and affection are suddenly shattered when a man arrives on the doorstep claiming to be Mrs.
The Murder of Mary Russell: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - Fans, always hungry to know more personal details about King’s iteration of Sherlock Holmes and his world, will get a few more delicious tidbits this time around. Booklist starred review. Or rather to clarissa, the woman she was before Baker Street.
Dreaming Spies: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesBantam #ad - Through astute, king has created a mystery series that is at once intelligent, great attention to time and place, precise, reflective, and beautifully realized characters, and elegant writing, and action filled. Library journal “A story that keeps the reader enthralled. After a lengthy case that had the couple traipsing all over India, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are on their way to California to deal with some family business that Russell has been neglecting for far too long.
Dreaming Spies: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - . Along the way, they plan to break up the long voyage with a sojourn in southern Japan. Holmes and russell’s emotional bond only adds to the magic, suspense, and beauty of the original creation. King’s novels of suspense featuring mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, are critically acclaimed and beloved by readers for the author’s adept interplay of history and adventure.
She agrees to tutor the couple in japanese language and customs, but Russell can’t shake the feeling that Haruki Sato is not who she claims to be. The cruising steamer Thomas Carlyle is leaving Bombay, bound for Kobe. Aboard the ship, intrigue stirs almost immediately.
Island of the Mad: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesBantam #ad - Come for the mystery, the gibes at fascism, stay for the sightseeing, and the heroine’s climactic masquerade as silent film star Harold Lloyd. Kirkus reviews “There’s no shortage of entertainment. King’s new york times bestselling series featuring mary russell and sherlock Holmes is “the most sustained feat of imagination in mystery fiction today” Lee Child!The last thing Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, need is to help an old friend with her mad, missing aunt.
Laurie king brings her always amazing imagination to the page to enthrall readers, as only she can do. Suspense magazine “Superb. Although her mental state seemed to be improving, she’s now disappeared after an outing from Bethlem Royal Hospital. Better known as Bedlam. Russell wants nothing to do with the case—but she can’t say no.
Island of the Mad: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - . This ranks as one of the better recent installments in this popular series. Publishers Weekly.
Pirate King with bonus short story Beekeeping for Beginners: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesBantam #ad - But rumors of criminal activities swirl around his popular movie studio. Or sink a boatload of careers. As the company starts rehearsals in lisbon, the thirteen blond-haired, blue-eyed actresses whom Mary is chaperoning meet the swarm of real buccaneers Fflytte has recruited to provide authenticity. Based on gilbert and sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, the project will either set the standard for moviemaking for a generation.
New york times bestseller in england’s young silent-film industry, the megalomaniacal Randolph Fflytte is king. Where can sherlock holmes be? As movie make-believe becomes true terror, Russell and Holmes themselves may experience a final fadeout. Features Laurie R. At the request of scotland yard, mary Russell travels undercover to the set of Fflytte’s latest cinematic extravaganza, Pirate King.
Pirate King with bonus short story Beekeeping for Beginners: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - King's Garment of Shadows. King’s short story, beekeepers for Beginners, and an excerpt from Laurie R. But when the crew embarks for morocco and the actual filming, a film crew with many secrets, Russell senses ominous currents of trouble: a derelict boat, decks awash with budding romance—and now the pirates are ignoring Fflytte and answering only to their outlaw leader.
Mary Russell's War: And other stories of suspense Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesAlibi #ad - In nine previously published short stories and one brand-new, never-before-seen Sherlock Holmes mystery—available together for the first time—Laurie R. Perfectly written in the style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Usa today, on pirate king “Mesmerizing—another wonderful novel etched by the hand of a master storyteller.
At the heart of the collection is a prequel novella that begins with England’s declaration of war in 1914. As told in mary russell’s teenage diaries, tracks German spies through San Francisco, the whip-smart girl investigates familial mysteries, and generally delights with her extraordinary mind—until an unimaginable tragedy strikes.
Mary Russell's War: And other stories of suspense Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - Laurie R. King illuminates the hidden corners of her beloved Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes series in this dynamic short story collection. Here too is the case of a professor killed by a swarm of bees; Mrs. Praise for Laurie R. No reader who opens this one will be disappointed. Michael connelly, on the god of the Hive “Historical fiction doesn’t get any better than this.
The denver post, on The Game. By all odds the most successful re-creation of the famous inhabitant of 221B Baker Street ever attempted.
Garment of Shadows: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesBantam #ad - . She is clothed like a man, and armed only with her wits and a scrap of paper containing a mysterious Arabic phrase. The shadows of war are drawing over the ancient city of Fez, whom he’s learned, and Holmes badly wants the wisdom and courage of his wife, to his horror, has gone missing. King's Bones of Paris.
Praise for garment of shadows “As always, the relationship between Holmes and Russell is utterly understated yet traced with heat and light. Booklist starred review “A taut tale. With the dazzling mix of period detail and contemporary pace that is her hallmark, Laurie R. Out in the hivelike streets, escaping through alleys and rooftops, she discovers herself strangely adept in the skills of the underworld, picking pockets and locks.
Garment of Shadows: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - This tantalizing glimpse into the life and times of a rapidly evolving Arabic society has remarkable resonance for our own uncertain times. Publishers weekly “Those new to the series are in for a treat. Bookreporter. Original and intriguing. Overhead, warplanes pass ominously north. New york times bestsellerlaurie R.
In a strange room in morocco, mary russell is trying to solve a pressing mystery: Who am I? She has awakened with shadows in her mind, blood on her hands, and soldiers pounding on the door.
The Game: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes A Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes Mystery Book 7Bantam #ad - But russell soon learns that in this faraway and exotic land, it’s often impossible to tell friend from foe—and that some games aren’t played for fun but for the highest stakes of all…life and death. Bonus: this edition contains an excerpt from Laurie R. It’s only the second day of 1924, Sherlock Holmes, but Mary Russell and her husband, find themselves embroiled in intrigue.
The Game: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes A Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes Mystery Book 7 #ad - . It starts with a new year’s visit from holmes’s brother mycroft, who comes bearing a strange package containing the papers of an English spy named Kimball O’Hara—the same Kimball known to the world through Kipling’s famed Kim. Inexplicably, o’hara withdrew from the “Great Game” of espionage and now he has just as inexplicably disappeared.
When russell discovers holmes’s own secret friendship with the spy, she knows the die is cast: she will accompany her husband to India to search for the missing operative. King's Garment of Shadows.
The God of the Hive: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesBantam #ad - Now they are separated and on the run, wanted by the police, and pursued across the Continent by a ruthless enemy with limitless resources and powerful connections. Unstoppable together, russell and Holmes will have to survive this time apart, maintaining contact only by means of coded messages and cryptic notes.
But has the couple made a fatal mistake by separating, a cruelly scarred flyer and an obsessed man of the cloth: Everyone Russell and Holmes meet could either speed their safe reunion or betray them to their enemies—in the most complex, shocking, making themselves easier targets for the shadowy government agents sent to silence them?A hermit with a mysterious past and a beautiful young female doctor with a secret, and deeply personal case of their career.
The God of the Hive: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - Bonus: this edition contains an excerpt from Laurie R. King's Pirate King. Mesmerizing—another wonderful novel etched by the hand of a master storyteller. Michael connellymary russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, have stirred the wrath of a murderous secret organization bent on infiltrating the government.
The Language of Bees: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock HolmesBantam #ad - Mary had met damian adler only once before, when the surrealist painter had been charged with—and exonerated from—murder. From suicides at stonehenge to the dark secrets of a young woman’s past on the streets of Shanghai, Mary will find herself on the trail of a killer more dangerous than any she’s ever faced—a killer Sherlock Holmes himself may be protecting for reasons near and dear to his heart.
King's the god of the Hive and Pirate King. New york times bestseller • “laurie R. King enriches the Sherlockian legacy. The boston globe for mary russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, returning to the Sussex coast after seven months abroad was especially sweet. Now the troubled young man is enlisting the Holmeses’ help again, this time in a desperate search for his missing wife and child.
The Language of Bees: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #ad - Mary has often observed that there are many kinds of madness, and before this case yields its shattering solution she’ll come into dangerous contact with a fair number of them. There was even a mystery to solve—the unexplained disappearance of an entire colony of bees from one of Holmes’s beloved hives.
But the anticipated sweetness of their homecoming is quickly tempered by a galling memory from the past. Bonus: this edition contains an excerpt from Laurie R.
The Marriage of Mary Russell: A short story featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Kindle SingleBantam #ad - After all, they have become partners-in-crime, and she has recently come into her inheritance: what remains but to confirm the union with her mentor-turned-partner through a piece of paper? Russell’s pragmatic side tells her to head straight to the registry office—until Holmes surprises her with a sentimental wish to be married in the chapel of his ancestral manor.
. King’s mary russell mysteries “The most sustained feat of imagination in mystery fiction today. Lee child “the great marvel of king’s series is that she’s managed to preserve the integrity of Holmes’s character and yet somehow conjure up a woman astute, edgy, and compelling enough to be the partner of his mind as well as his heart.
The Marriage of Mary Russell: A short story featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Kindle Single #ad - The washington post book world “A lively adventure in the very best of intellectual company. The new york times “Erudite, fascinating. No reader who opens this one will be disappointed. Michael connelly, on the god of the Hive “Historical fiction doesn’t get any better than this. The denver post, on The Game.
By all odds the most successful re-creation of the famous inhabitant of 221B Baker Street ever attempted. Houston chronicle “An engaging romp guaranteed to please.
Locked Rooms: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes A Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes Mystery Book 8Bantam #ad - In 1906, when mary was six, the city was devastated by a catastrophic earthquake. A truly bravura performance with all the magnetic appeal of the best of the original Conan Doyle novels. The strand magazineen route to san francisco to settle her family’s estate, Mary Russell, in the company of husband Sherlock Holmes, falls prey to troubling dreams—and even more troubling behavior.
Locked Rooms: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes A Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes Mystery Book 8 #ad - A series of mysterious deaths leads russell and Holmes from the winding streets of Chinatown to the unspoken secrets of a parent’s marriage and the tragic “accident” that Mary alone survived. King's the god of the Hive and Pirate King. And it can kill again. Bonus: this edition contains excerpts from Laurie R.
. What russell discovers is that even a forgotten past never dies. For years mary has insisted she lived elsewhere at the time. But holmes knows better. Soon it is clear that whatever unpleasantness Mary wanted to forget hasn’t forgotten her.