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The House of Silk

Author: Anthony Horowitz
Publisher: Leicester : Charnwood, 2012.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Document : Fiction : eBook   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
It is November 1890 and London is gripped by a merciless winter. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are enjoying tea by the fire when a gentleman arrives at 221B Baker Street. He begs Holmes for help, telling the unnerving story of a scar-faced man who has been stalking him. Intrigued, Holmes and Watson find themselves swiftly drawn into a series of puzzling and sinister events, stretching from the gas-lit streets of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Large type books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Sherlock Holmes; John H Watson, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Horowitz
OCLC Number: 1256246794
Notes: Originally published: London: Orion, 2011.
Description: 1 online resource (361 pages (large print))
Responsibility: Anthony Horowitz.

Abstract:

It is November 1890 and London is gripped by a merciless winter. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are enjoying tea by the fire when a gentleman arrives at 221B Baker Street. He begs Holmes for help, telling the unnerving story of a scar-faced man who has been stalking him. Intrigued, Holmes and Watson find themselves swiftly 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 the pair 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 itself ...

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