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Sherlock Holmes and the Red Demon: A Minnesota Mystery Audiobook

Sherlock Holmes and the Red Demon: A Minnesota Mystery: Sherlock Holmes & Shadwell, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

In the summer of 1994, a workman at the historic mansion of railroad baron James J. Hill in St. Paul, Minnesota, stumbles on a long-hidden wall safe. When experts arrive to open the safe and examine its contents, they make an astonishing discovery. There, inside, is a handwritten manuscript bearing the signature of John H. Watson, MD. The manuscript contains the story of how Sherlock Holmes and Watson traveled to Minnesota to track a murderous arsonist - known only as the Red Demon - who is threatening both Hill and his Great Northern Railway.

Set against the backdrop of the real, devastating Hinckley forest fire of 1894, Sherlock Holmes and the Red Demon is the tense and atmospheric first novel in Larry Millett's classic series of adventures that brought Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to Minnesota.

©1996 Lawrence Millett (P)2016 Audio-Visceral Productions

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    Dave O'Brien 04-11-17
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    "I have been waiting for this to come to audible ."

    It's a great story with a lot of historical accuracy . I wish that they had included the footnotes as an appendix because the original books have a great deal of Minnesota history identified in them in such a manner that did not interfere with the story but was available afterwards . That being said is still a wonderful entertaining story I highly recommend it

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    Adrienne Lirio 02-27-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Exciting and enticing!"
    What did you love best about Sherlock Holmes and the Red Demon: A Minnesota Mystery?

    Sherlock and Watson in America brings a new point of view and the introduction of several wonderful new characters.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Sherlock Holmes and the Red Demon: A Minnesota Mystery?

    The scene where Sherlock is nearly lost to the raging fire at the site of one of his rare failures.


    What does Steve Hendrickson bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    He makes the story come alive so that you can almost feel what the characters are experiencing.


    Any additional comments?

    This book is a great beginning to a fabulous series of American adventures for Holmes and Watson.

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    Sam 01-16-17
    Sam 01-16-17
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    "Great story"

    Great listen. The story is excellent and especially the end will make you feel immersed in the tale.

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