The Great Game : The Bookman Histories Bk. 3 Paperback
by Lavie Tidhar
Part of the Angry Robot series
The Lizardine Empire is under threat. When Mycroft Holmes is murdered in London, it is up to retired shadow executive Smith to track down his killer - and stumble on the greatest conspiracy of his life.
Mycroft's protege, returns from Abyssinia with an ancient device that summons deadly, giant tripods.
Across the ocean, a young Harry Houdini faces death...and the return of an enemy once thought vanquished.
File Under: Steampunk [ Alternate History! | Victorians Bite | End Of Days | Oooo-Laaaaah ] "The juicy backstory is unfolded by Tidhar, making it a key part of what makes the narrative so compelling...skilful, clever and hugely enjoyable. 4 ****" - SFX Magazine
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 416 pages
- Publisher: Watkins Media
- Publication Date: 02/02/2012
- Category: Science fiction
- ISBN: 9780857661982