Author: Springer, Nancy
Brand: Hot Key Books
Number Of Pages: 176
Release Date: 24-09-2020
Details: Product Description
Introducing London's newest and greatest detective: Enola Holmes - the book that inspired the film, starring Millie Bobby Brown.
'A story of a young girl who is empowered, capable, and smart . . . the Enola Holmes book series convey an impactful message to kids and teenagers all over the world that you can do anything if you set your mind to it, and it does so in an exciting and adventurous way.' Millie Bobby Brown
When Enola Holmes, sister to the detective Sherlock Holmes, discovers her mother has disappeared, she quickly embarks on a journey to London in search of her. But nothing can prepare her for what awaits. Because when she arrives, she finds herself involved in the kidnapping of a young marquess, fleeing murderous villains, and trying to elude her shrewd older brothers-all while attempting to piece together clues to her mother's strange disappearance. Amid all the mayhem, will Enola be able to decode the necessary clues and find her mother?
Exciting and adventurous! ―
Millie Bobby Brown
Just the right mix of nascent nineteenth-century feminist and awkward teen. ―
An intelligent, rational, resourceful and brave protagonist. ―
Introducing London's newest detective: Enola Holmes - the book that inspired the film, starring Millie Bobby Brown.
From the Back Cover
LADY EUDORIA VERNET HOLMES MISSING SINCE YESTERDAY STOP
PLEASE ADVISE STOP
When her mother disappears on her fourteenth birthday, Enola Holmes - the much younger sister of the famous detective Sherlock - suddenly finds herself in the care of her brothers. While Sherlock begins to investigate, his brother Mycroft sets about sending Enola away to boarding school. But Enola has other ideas, deciding to track her mother down herself. But the trail leads to another missing person and the deadly dangerous streets of Victorian East London.
This exciting mystery adventure proves Enola to be more than a match for her brilliant brother.
About the Author
Nancy Springer has written more than fifty books for adults, young adults, and children, in genres including mythic fantasy, contemporary fiction, magic realism, horror, and mystery. She has sold over 2 million copies worldwide and has won many awards, including two Edgar Awards for Best Mystery for YA novels Toughing It (Harcourt Brace, 1994) and Looking for Jamie Bridger (Dial, 1995) and the Tiptree Award for Larque on the Wing (William Morrow, 1994). Her short story, "The Boy Who Plaited Manes," was nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Short Story, Nebula Award for Best Short Story, the World Fantasy Best Short Story, and the Locus Award for Best Short Story. Springer's books have been sold in at least 12 foreign languages. Springer live in Florida with her husband.
Package Dimensions: 7.8 x 5.1 x 0.4 inches