A Monstrous Regiment of Women: A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (A Mary Russell Mystery)

A Monstrous Regiment of Women: A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (A Mary Russell Mystery)

Laurie R. King


Winner of the Nero Wolfe Award

It is 1921 and Mary Russell--Sherlock Holmes's great apprentice, now an Oxford graduate with a level in theology--is at the verge of buying a large inheritance. self sustaining eventually, with a keenness for divinity and detective paintings, her so much baffling secret might now contain Holmes and the burgeoning of a deeper affection among herself and the retired detective. Russell's attentions flip to the recent Temple of God and its chief, Margery Childe, a charismatic suffragette and a mystic, whose draw at the younger theology student is impossible to resist. but if 4 bluestockings from the Temple take place useless almost immediately after altering their wills, may sins of a capital nature be afoot? Holmes and Russell examine, as their partnership takes a stunning flip in A immense Regiment of Women through Laurie R. King.

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