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The author captures the style of Conan Doyle very well and the secondary characters were good.
I'm saying this to reassure anyone who reads this and then reads the book: keep reading even if you have doubts about where it's going.
I have read all of Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories, and I am also familiar with Jack the Ripper research.
Captured the essence of the Victorian London within which Sherlock Holmes existed and worked. Am not that familar with the original Conan Doyle - although have seem many film and... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Jude the Obscure
If you enjoy historical fiction, you will thoroughly enjoy this book. I think the author does a wonderful job of re-creating both the characters of Holmes and Watson and their... Read morePublished 5 days ago by Lynn OBrien
This was a great read! 19th century London came alive. Holmes and Watson were home again and as active as ever. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Robert Randle
I loved the book ..I loved the way the author developed the characters and it made me want to know so much more about Sherlock Holmes.. Read morePublished 1 month ago by georg
Really good novel and an excellent mirror of Conan Doyle's story telling ability. The author makes you believe you are in the London of 1888. Worth your while.Published 1 month ago by Thomas G. Bertenshaw
Stories and variations on the Sherlock Holmes detective stories are numerous and infinite in variety, but there are not a lot of books where Holmes takes a back seat and Watson... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Bibliophile without borders
it's well written, pacing is good. character development well thought out, strange with one character of me monk...but all in all a great and enjoyable read.Published 3 months ago by Shelly
Truer to Arthur Conan Doyle's style than other Sherlock Holmes novels. Also, a good story. Very entertaining! I was sorry to see it end. Hope to read more in the future.Published 3 months ago by Roy Smith
This book was especially enjoyable as I suffer cold and dark of Fairbanks Winter! Word-crafter is the best description of Faye's skills as a novelist.Published 4 months ago by Cheryl Wood