Book Review: Sherlock Holmes: Gods of War

Gods of War

By James Lovegrove

Reviewed by Ardy

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This novel is set in 1913, and starts us off with Watson visiting Holmes’ retirement cottage at Eastbourne. Of course, you’re never allowed a holiday if you’re a detective or his loyal friend – not even if you’re retired. And so our dynamic duo have to investigate the death of a local bigwig’s son. The father insists that it was suicide, but things are never that simple.

Book Review: Sherlock Holmes: Gods of War

Gods of War By James Lovegrove Reviewed by Ardy This novel is set in 1913, and starts us off with Watson visiting Holmes’ retirement cottage at Eastbourne. Of course, you’re never allowed a holiday if you’re a detective or his loyal friend – not even if you’re retired. And so our dynamic duo have to… Read More »

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