Death Cloud by Andrew Lane (12 years and over)

9780312563714-uk-300

Title: Death Cloud.

Author: Andrew Lane.

Year of Publication: 2010 (UK).

Publishers: Macmillan Children’s Books (UK).

Website: http://www.youngsherlockhomes.com

Format: Available as a paperback, an ebook, and an audiobook.

Cost for Paperback (RRP): £6.99 (UK).

Age Range: 12 and over, if you .are younger than this I suggest asking your parents before reading.

This is the first book in a series called Young Sherlock Holmes.

 

In the 1860’s, Sherlock Holmes was just a teenager. A very clever one obviously, and studying at boarding school.. But when the army posts his father and his mother mysteriously falls ill he is sent to live with his strange aunt and uncle.

There he starts on a journey involving murder, kidnapping, and a villain to become the great detective we all know.

The next book in the series is called Red Leech.

Thanks to Demelza from Ravenclaw for suggesting this book. I am sorry this post is a day late; my laptop is broken and is still being repaired.

 

“The only thing worse than a perilous adventure is a boring one.” Lemony Snicket.

Thestral.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s