The Case of the Bizarre Bouquets: An Enola Holmes Mystery

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Penguin, Jan 31, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 176 pages
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Everyone knows Dr. Watson is Sherlock Holmes? right-hand man?so when he goes missing, it?s a shock. Even Sherlock hasn?t the slightest clue as to where he could be. Enola is intrigued but wary; she?s still hiding from her older brothers, and getting involved could prove to be disastrous. But Enola can?t help but investigate, especially when she learns that a bizarre bouquet?with flowers all symbolizing death?has been delivered to the Watson residence. Enola knows she must act quickly, but can she find Dr. Watson in time?
 

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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

Enola Holmes, the younger sister of Mycroft and Sherlock Holmes, has set herself up as a consulting detective. When she hears that Dr.Watson is missing, she dives into the investigation. Her only clue ... Read full review

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User Review  - AnaKurland - LibraryThing

This was the best book in the series (until now). The mystery (Dr. Watson is missing) was very cleverly contrived and the resolution brilliant. I'm liking Enola more and more. Read full review

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MARCH
CHAPTER THE THIRD
CHAPTER THE FOURTH
CHAPTER THE SEVENTH
CHAPTER THE NINTH
CHAPTER THE ELEVENTH
CHAPTER THE THIRTEENTH
CHAPTER THE SIXTEENTH
APRIL 1889
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Nancy Springer has published forty novels for adults, young adults and children. In a career beginning shortly after she graduated from Gettysburg College in 1970, Springer wrote for ten years in the imaginary realms of mythological fantasy, then ventured on contemporary fantasy, magical realism, and women's fiction before turning her attention to children's literature. Her novels and stories for middle-grade and young adults range from contemporary realism, mystery/crime, and fantasy to her critically acclaimed novels based on the Arthurian mythos, I AM MORDRED: A TALE OF CAMELOT and I AM MORGAN LE FAY. Springer's children's books have won her two Edgar Allan Poe awards, a Carolyn W. Field award, various Children's Choice honors and numerous ALA Best Book listings. Her most recent series include the Tales of Rowan Hood, featuring Robin Hood’s daughter, and the Enola Holmes mysteries, starring the much younger sister of Sherlock Holmes.

Ms. Springer lives in East Berlin, Pennsylvania.

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