Disappearance of Sherlock Holmes (Fesler-Lampert Minnesota Heritage)
- Publish Date: 2012-03-23
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Larry Millett
SHERLOCK HOLMES DISAPPEARS, POLICE SUSPECT FAMED DETECTIVE IN KIDNAPPING AND MURDER reads a New York headline. So begins the fifth mystery in Larry Milletts series.
A letter, written in a secret cipher he recognizes all too well, reveals that an old foe of Holmesa murderer he once captured after an incredible duel of witsis back, has kidnapped his previous victims widow, and is now impersonating Holmes himself. Holmes must once again match wits with a particularly cunning adversary, one whose hatred of Holmes has seemingly become the killers single greatest obsession.
Chasing the kidnapper from London to New York to Chicago, Holmes and Watson race to keep up. Every move Holmes makes is expected; every trap proves elusive. Only with the assistance of his American cohort, the saloonkeeper Shadwell Rafferty, can Holmes hope to settle the score once and for allor be framed for the crime himself.