The Game: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes

The Game: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes

Laurie R. King


It’s in simple terms the second one day of 1924, yet Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, locate themselves embroiled in intrigue. It starts off with a brand new Year’s stopover at from Holmes’s brother Mycroft, who comes bearing a wierd package deal containing the papers of an English secret agent named Kimball O’Hara—the related Kimball recognized to the area via Kipling’s famed Kim. Inexplicably, O’Hara withdrew from the “Great online game” of espionage and now he has simply as inexplicably disappeared.

When Russell discovers Holmes’s personal mystery friendship with the secret agent, she is familiar with the die is forged: she's going to accompany her husband to India to go looking for the lacking operative. yet Russell quickly learns that during this far off and unique land, it’s usually very unlikely to inform buddy from foe—and that a few video games aren’t performed for enjoyable yet for the top stakes of all…life and loss of life.

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