Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Enola Holmes and the Case of the Bizarre Bouquets

Enola Holmes, younger sister of the famous Sherlock, is back in this thrilling third installment of mystery books that might just be the best yet! This time, Sherlock Holmes' lovable companion Dr. Watson has gone missing! Enola is dying to figure out the mysterious case, but since she's still hiding from her brothers, she's afraid of being caught by them while investigating. The mystery grows when a bizarre bouquet of white poppies, hawthorn, yew and asparagus show up at the Watson residence, symbolizing death! Enola covers herself in her best disguise yet to crack the case, venturing all over the dangerous streets of Victorian London. This story climaxes perfectly, and Springer sneakily weaves in tricky ciphers, dark secrets, and botanical code. In the end, the case works out perfectly and, once again, readers will be satisfied with this awesome mystery in the fantastic Enola Holmes series!

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