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

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

Laurie R. King


For Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, returning to the Sussex coast after seven months in another country was once specially candy. there has been even a secret to solve—the unexplained disappearance of a whole colony of bees from one in all Holmes’s loved hives.
But the predicted sweetness in their homecoming is readily tempered through a galling reminiscence from the previous. Mary had met Damian Adler just once sooner than, whilst the surrealist painter have been charged with—and exonerated from—murder. Now the stricken younger guy is enlisting the Holmeses’ aid back, this time in a determined look for his lacking spouse and child.

Mary has frequently saw that there are lots of varieties of insanity, and earlier than this example yields its shattering answer she’ll come into risky touch with a good variety of them. From suicides at Stonehenge to the darkish secrets and techniques of a tender woman’s earlier at the streets of Shanghai, Mary will locate herself at the path of a killer extra risky than any she’s ever faced—a killer Sherlock Holmes himself might be keeping for purposes close to and expensive to his middle.

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