The Language of Bees, Paperback

The Language of Bees Paperback



For Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, returning to the Sussex coast after seven months abroad is a delicious anticipation.

But the longed for sweetness of their homecoming is quickly tempered by a bitter memory from her husband's past.

Mary had met Damian Adler only once before, but the talented and troubled young man is enlisting her help again, this time in a desperate search for his missing wife and child.

From suicides among the Standing Stones to a bizarre religious cult, from the heart of Bohemian London to dark secrets on the streets of Shanghai, Russell will find herself on the trail of a killer more dangerous than any she's ever faced - a killer Sherlock Holmes himself may be protecting for reasons near and dear to his heart.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 480 pages, map
  • Publisher: Allison & Busby
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  • Category: Historical mysteries
  • ISBN: 9780749007195



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