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A Monstrous Regiment of Women

A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes

A Mary Russell Mystery

Laurie R. King

Macmillan Audio


Winner of the Nero Wolfe Award
 
It is 1921 and Mary Russell--Sherlock Holmes's brilliant apprentice, now an Oxford graduate with a degree in theology--is on the verge of acquiring a sizable inheritance. Independent at last, with a passion for divinity and detective work, her most baffling mystery may now involve Holmes and the burgeoning of a deeper affection between herself and the retired detective. Russell's attentions turn to the New Temple of God and its leader, Margery Childe, a charismatic suffragette and a mystic, whose draw on the young theology scholar is irresistible. But when four bluestockings from the Temple turn up dead shortly after changing their wills, could sins of a capital nature be afoot? Holmes and Russell investigate, as their partnership takes a surprising turn.

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  • Laurie R. King is the Edgar Award-winning author of four contemporary novels featuring Kate Martinelli, eight acclaimed Mary Russell mysteries, and four stand-alone novels, including the highly praised A Darker Place. She lives in northern California.
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    A Monstrous Regiment of Women

    A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes

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    Laurie R. King

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