By Anthony Horowitz
The video game is once more afoot during this exciting secret from the bestselling writer of The condo of Silk, sanctioned by means of the Conan Doyle property, which explores what fairly occurred whilst Sherlock Holmes and his arch nemesis Professor Moriarty tumbled to their doom on the Reichenbach Falls.
Internationally bestselling writer Anthony Horowitz’s nail-biting new novel plunges us again into the darkish and intricate international of detective Sherlock Holmes and Moriarty—dubbed the Napoleon of crime” by means of Holmes—in the aftermath in their fateful fight on the Reichenbach Falls.
Days after the stumble upon on the Swiss waterfall, Pinkerton detective agent Frederick Chase arrives in Europe from big apple. Moriarty’s loss of life has left a right away, toxic vacuum within the legal underworld, and there's no scarcity of applicants to take his place—including one rather fiendish felony mastermind.
Chase and Scotland backyard Inspector Athelney Jones, a faithful scholar of Holmes’s tools of research and deduction initially brought by means of Conan Doyle in “The signal of Four”, needs to forge a course in the course of the darkest corners of England’s capital—from the based squares of Mayfair to the shadowy wharfs and alleyways of the London Docks—in pursuit of this sinister determine, a guy a lot feared yet seldom obvious, who's decided to stake his declare as Moriarty’s successor.
A riveting, deeply atmospheric story of homicide and threat from one of many simply writers to earn the seal of approval from Conan Doyle’s property, Moriarty breathes lifestyles into Holmes’s darkish and engaging world.
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