Irene At Large: An Irene Adler Novel

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Macmillan, 15 лип. 1993 р. - 395 стор.
In Douglas's third Irene Adler mystery, Irene observes a stranger in Oriental garb fall poisoned at the feet of Nell Huxliegh, Irene's very proper friend and narrator. Despite his garb, he is an Englishman, and reveals as he recovers that he has returned after years in Afghanistan in order to warn "Dr. Watson" that his life is in danger. The mystery soon leads Irene to 221 B Baker St.
 

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A mysterious Arab falls ill at their feet in a Parisian Bistro. Irene guns down a cobra then, Nell and Godfrey are off to London to find and alert a Dr. John Watson who may be in danger because of his ... Читати огляд повністю

IRENE AT LARGE

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With this third helping of corseted whimsy resurrecting Sherlock Holmes's old antagonist Irene Adler, Douglas (Good Night, Mr. Holmes; Good Morning, Irene) finally seems to be getting the hang of ... Читати огляд повністю

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WHEN TWO STRONG MEN
1
EAST MEETS WEST
11
AFGHANISTAN PERCEIVED
15
PEARLS BEFORE PARROTS
19
A STRANGER IN PARADISE
24
A POISONOUS PAST
34
DELIBERATE DEATH
44
PILLOW TALK
56
A NOSY NIECE
194
SHE SNOOPS TO CONQUER
202
DOCTORS DILEMMA
210
DIVINELY INSPIRED
218
ONEST CITIZENS
233
FORAGING AT FORTNUMS
244
A MESSY PICNIC
255
A BRACE OF BURGLARS
275

RETIRED DUE TO DEATH
68
KISSMET
80
WHEREFORE ART THOU
95
SAVING SARAHS ASP
106
HISSTERIA
114
SLEEPING SNAKES LIE
132
HOMEWARD BOUND
151
INNOCENT UNRELATED ERRANDS
164
WATSONS FEVERED FRIEND
177
THE THIRD MAN
185
DR WATSONS BAG
281
SHERLOCK HOLMESS LAST CASE
291
HOLMESWARD BOUND
307
A LUKEWARM SOLUTION
331
A MOTHER NOSE
338
THE DREADFUL TIFFANY SQUID
349
FALLEN ANGELS
359
THE CARDBOARD BOX
371
A Brief Afterword
380
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:The first book in Carole Nelson Douglas's Irene Adler series, Good Night, Mr. Holmes was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, won an American Mystery Award for Best Novel of Romantic Suspense, and a Romantic Times Best Historical Romantic Mystery Award. In addition to the Irene Adler series, Carole Nelson Douglas is the author of the bestselling contemporary Midnight Louie mystery series. She resides in Fort Worth, Texas.

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