In the heart of Victorian London, two intertwined quests for truth and justice come together in an enthralling tale of mystery, heritage, and fate...
London, 1895: American actress Lucy James, with the soul of an explorer, arrives in London to unravel the tangled roots of her lineage. Her painstakingly gathered clues have led her to a safe deposit box within the esteemed Capital and Counties Bank. Teaming up with her trusted friend, Johnny Rockefeller, they daringly attempt to unveil her past. However, fate has other plans as they inadvertently entangle themselves with genuine bank robbers, casting a shadow of grave danger over their expedition.
Simultaneously, Sherlock Holmes is embroiled in a peculiar case. A promising young man's life has been inexplicably snuffed out, leaving behind only the enigma of a mysterious woman with perplexing intentions. As Holmes pieces the puzzle together, he's summoned to thwart a heist at the very bank tied to the murder, and where he keeps his personal accounts.
Can Lucy navigate through peril to uncover the secrets of her heritage? Will Holmes, with Watson's loyal aid, unravel the web of deceit and prevent a heist? The Crown Jewel Mystery is a tantalizing dance of intrigue and danger, perfect for those who hold a soft spot for classic detective tales infused with heart and soul.
This novella-length prequel to the Sherlock and Lucy Mystery Series encapsulates the essence of classic detective tales, blending suspense with heartfelt human connections, while introducing readers to the rich tapestry of Victorian London. The Crown Jewel Mystery honors the essence of the revered originals while inviting us to embrace new faces, evolved relationships, and enthralling mysteries.
- ISBN-13: 9780999119105
- ISBN-10: 0999119109
- Publisher: Wilton Press
- Publish Date: July 2017
- Dimensions: 8.25 x 5.5 x 0.25 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.31 pounds
- Page Count: 118