Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Sword Princess

Suzette Hollingsworth
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Sword Princess

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Release Date
March 2015
Book 1 of The Great Detective in Love
Historical Romance

Victorian romantic mystery in the humorous vein of Jane Austen.

Mirabella Hudson soon learns that the Great Detective has more in store for her than washing jars and labeling specimens: pistol shooting, fencing, boxing, and Jiu-Jitsu. This she can master, but Mirabella must face the greatest horror of all: Miss de Beauvais' Finishing School for Distinguished Young Ladies.

Sherlock Holmes gets more than he bargained for when he hires his landlady's young ward to keep his laboratory in order. Mrs. Hudson's niece might be clever, but Mirabella Hudson is insubordinate, talks too much, is an accident waiting to happen—and, worst of all, is distractingly pretty.

Unfortunately, ‘pretty' is just what Sherlock Holmes needs.

"Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Sword Princess" is a Finalist in the 2015 Chanticleer Mystery and Mayhem Awards and is #1 in "The Great Detective in Love" series. Also available on audio, read by Joel Froomkin, who has directed Molly Ringwold and Charles Shaughnessy ("The Nanny").

"A Sherlock tale with Hepburn and Tracy flair . . . It had the feel of a classic old Hollywood mismatched romantic comedy to me.... Hepburn and Tracy. It was charming and would really appeal to people who love the idea of a kind of Jane Austen meets Conan Doyle mash-up." - RaynaRed, Audible reviewer

"Cumberbatch/Sherlock meets his match!" - Jan, Audible reviewer

"Sherlock in Mr. Darcy mode . . . " - PandaRS, Audible reviewer

"Irene Adler has competition" - Mary, Audible reviewer


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