Posts tagged Sherlock Holmes

Mysterious Book Report No. 358 – Dead Man...

Mysterious Book Report Dead Man Running

Dead Man Running by Steve Hamilton Putman/Penguin, $26.00, 288 pages, ISBN 978-0-399-57444-3 We’ve said it before, and we’ll no doubt say it again, because it’s one of the elements that makes for great drama, as well as the most compelling plots in all of literature . . . and it’s especially true in crime fiction:  […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 35 – Moriarty

Moriarty Mysterious Book Report

Moriarty by John Gardner Harcourt, 2008, $24.00, 298 pages, ISBN 978-0-15-101252-7 A couple of weeks ago in MBR No. 33 we reviewed a retro Sherlock Holmes novel that generated some buzz.  It got us thinking; it might be fun to do another similar, but-not-quite-the-same kind of review.  So, this week’s Mysterious Book Report will cover […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 33 – The House...

Mysterious Book Report The House Of Silk

The House Of Silk By Anthony Horowitz Mulholland Books, $27.99, 294 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-19699-4 It’s cold, foggy and snowy here in Colorado Springs.  In fact, it’s sort of like London, England – where this week’s MBR takes place.  It’s a retro Sherlock Holmes mystery, the first one authorized by the estate of Sir Arthur Conan […]