The Strange Return of Sherlock Holmes

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Severn House, 2010 - Fiction - 183 pages
19 Reviews

The original super-sleuth, Sherlock Holmes, is back on the case - When James Wilson retires from journalism, he decides to settle down in Herefordshire with a room-mate, a Mr Cedric Coombes, and at first thinks little of his new friendís eccentric behaviour. But he canít shake the feeling that he knows him from somewhere else. As Coombes displays his magnificent deductive prowess, and becomes embroiled in the police investigation of the apparent murder of a man in bathtub, Wilson, or should we say Watson, begins to wonder just who this Coombes really is . . .

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Interesting premise, subpar execution. - Goodreads
ending got a bit too political and polemic. - Goodreads
The premise was great, though a bit far fetched. - Goodreads
Holmes' characterization was less than stellar. - Goodreads
Also the ending really bothered me. - Goodreads
And then the ending... - Goodreads

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User Review  - Danielle - Goodreads

The premise was great, though a bit far fetched. I was hooked from the beginning. And then the ending... I am not an expert on Sherlock Holmes. I don't pretend to know much about the character. But to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rena Sherwood - Goodreads

This was fabulous. I wish I wrote it. Grant has a very accurate concept of Doyle's voice. I thought the political commentary was handled very well and that Holmes reacted as the Holmes we all know and love. Read full review

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