Tag: Enola Holmes

The Case of the Left-Handed Lady

The Case of the Left-Handed Lady by Nancy Springer (Penguin, 2007); audiobook read by Katherine Kellgren (Recorded Books, 2007) Again, the mystery element is slight, but 14-year-old Enola Holmes proves intelligent, quick-witted and resourceful… and more than a match for her famous older brother! Both Sherlock himself and Victorian London reveal different facets of themselves when encountered by a female…

The Case of the Missing Marquess

The Case of the Missing Marquess by Nancy Springer (Penguin, 2006) Though lacking the preternatural powers of deductive reasoning made famous by her older brother, 14-year-old Enola Holmes is determined and resourceful and promises much as a protagonist. This first mystery is ever-so-slightly underwhelming yet provides the necessary backstory for adventures to come.