Holmes and Watson go head-to-head with new and old villains, and once
again solve the unsolvable, in a new adventure written by Jonathan
Autumn, 1900. The lives of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson are in a
state of change. The doctor has moved out of Baker Street, waiting
anxiously to marry his new love, the American actress, Genevieve Dumont.
Holmes has been left restless and fretful, eager for mystery and
A secret code and a brutal murder promise to bring the two men back
into each other’s orbit. But there is more to the investigation than
first appears to be the case. Something greater seems to be at work,
moving dextrously behind the scenes: a force in the London underworld
known only as the Seamstress of Peckham Rye.