Sherlock Holmes is dead. Days after Holmes and his arch-enemy Moriarty fall to their doom at the Reichenbach Falls, Pinkerton agent Frederick Chase arrives from New York.
The death of Moriarty has created a poisonous vacuum which has been swiftly filled by a fiendish new criminal mastermind.
Ably assisted by Inspector Athelney Jones, a devoted student of Holmes's methods of investigation and deduction, Chase must hunt down this shadowy figure, a man much feared but seldom seen, a man determined to engulf London in a tide of murder and menace.
The game is afoot . . .
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
- Publication Date: 05/11/2015
- Category: Historical mysteries
- ISBN: 9781409129516
- EPUB from £3.99
- CD-Audio from £16.45