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The Three Locks

1887, Indian Summer broils London and Cambridge.  A mysterious locked and impregnable box arrives for Watson with a secret from his past. A famous escape artist/conjurer burns to a crisp onstage, and the beautiful daughter of a Cambridge don vanishes after her lookalike doll is found dismembered in the Jesus Lock on the River Cam. Holmes and Watson tangle with prestidigitators and priests, scientists and scheming sisters as they risk life and limb to solve the murders.
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The Devils Due

The Devil’s Due

1890, Winter. A series of gruesome murders of wealthy philanthropists by a self-styled “Lucifer” terrifies London.  Hampered by a dangerous new man at Scotland Yard and a vengeful journalist, Holmes and Watson race through the city, confronting performers, princes, anarchists, and artists. But when Mycroft disappears, Watson fears Holmes may be moving too close to the flames himself.
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Unquiet Spirits

December 1889.  Holmes and Watson race from London to the French Riviera, then a “haunted” castle in the Highlands  in a terrifying case involving the whisky business, French wine, long buried secrets, and a vibrant young Scotwoman. To solve the mysteries, Holmes must face a “ghost” from his own past.  Second in the series.

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Art in the Blood

Art in the Blood

Winter 1888, London, Paris, Lancashire. A child vanishes, a stolen statue leaves a trail of blood, and silk mill murders convolve into a fast-paced thriller in which Sherlock Holmes finds his artistic temperament and his friendship with Watson challenged to the limit.  First in the acclaimed HarperCollins series.

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19-21 June,  (exact time TBD) – Talk “The Mystery of Sherlock Holmes” at The Detection Club’s conference “Alibis in the Archive”, Gladstone’s Library. Booking info here.