Saturday, August 30, 2014

Book 30: A Study in Silks

Title and Author: A Study in Silks, by Emma Jane Holloway

Illustrator: None
Publisher: Del Rey, an imprint of Random House Publishing Co.
Published: 2013
Genre: Fantasy mystery
Target Audience/Age Group: Adult
Part of a Series? Yes
Will the Reviewer Keep It In His/Her Library? No
First line: Evelina froze, a breath half taken catching in her throat, nerves tingling down every limb.

Sherlock Holmes has a niece. This isn't Arthur Conan Doyle's England though. It's a steampunk version.  Our reader didn't like it because she likes the original Holmes stories so much. She doesn't like the TV shows Elementary or Sherlock either.


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