Title: Snake Bite.
Author: Andrew Lane.
Year of Publication: 2014 (UK).
Publishers: MacMillan Childrens’ Books (UK).
Format: Available in paperback, an ebook, and an audiobook.
Cost for Paperback: 6.99 (UK).
Age Range: 12 and over. If you are younger than this I suggest asking your parents before reading.
This is the fifth book in a series called Young Sherlock Holmes.
Sherlock has been kidnapped and taken to China, where he is put into the heart of a new mystery that would seem imposible to solve. Three men have been found poisened by the same deadly snake, only in three different parts of Shanghi. So not only must Sherlock keep himself alive until he is free, he must figure out a strange clue hidden in a spiders web in order to stop others being murdered in the same way.
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