Young Sherlock Holmes: Death Cloud

Andrew Lane

The yr is 1868, and Sherlock Holmes is fourteen. His lifestyles is that of a superbly traditional military officer’s son: boarding institution, stable manners, a classical schooling – the spine of the British Empire. yet all that's approximately to alter. together with his father all at once published to India, and his mom mysteriously ‘unwell’, Sherlock is distributed to stick with his eccentric uncle and aunt of their significant condominium in Hampshire. So starts a summer season that leads Sherlock to discover his first homicide, a kidnap, corruption and a brilliantly sinister villain of exquisitely malign motive . . .

The dying Cloud is the 1st in a chain of novels within which the long-lasting detective is reimagined as an excellent, and fascinating youngster – developing unputdownable detective adventures that stay real to the spirit of the unique books.

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