Sherlock Holmes (Horowitz)
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  • 1
    The House of Silk | Anthony Horowitz

    The House of Silk

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Anthony Horowitz
    • Narrated By Derek Jacobi
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (1089)
    Story
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    It is November 1890 and London is gripped by a merciless winter. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are enjoying tea by the fire when an agitated gentleman arrives unannounced at 221b Baker Street. He begs Holmes for help, telling the unnerving story of a scar-faced man with piercing eyes who has stalked him in recent weeks.

    I think Conan Doyle would approve

    I was wary of buying this book as I feared that the author couldn't match Conan Doyle's inventiveness of plot. However, I was wrong: it's an excelle..Show More »

    Reviewed on 22 June 2013 by Kirstine (Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom)
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    Moriarty | Anthony Horowitz

    Moriarty

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Anthony Horowitz
    • Narrated By Julian Rhind-Tutt, Derek Jacobi
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (856)
    Performance
    (803)
    Story
    (803)

    Sherlock Holmes is dead. Days after Holmes and his arch-enemy Moriarty fall to their doom at the Reichenbach Falls, Pinkerton agent Frederick Chase arrives in Europe from New York. The death of Moriarty has created a poisonous vacuum which has been swiftly filled by a fiendish new criminal mastermind who has risen to take his place.

    Completely taken in

    I love Horowitz! This is such fun and as good as any Sherlock Holmes. Completely unexpected twist...
    Also my pedant's ear, always on the lookout,..Show More »

    Reviewed on 11 March 2015 by Joanna ()