Lady Sherlock

Lady Sherlock

Brooks Arthur Wachtel

Brooks Arthur Wachtel

LADY NATASHA (TASHA) DORRINGTON, an emancipated and brilliant detective in 1906 London, is drawn into a deadly mystery involving an ancient pagan curse and a diabolical scheme to plunge Europe into a devastating war.An Admiralty courier is murdered, and plans for the Dreadnought — a new battleship that will upset the balance of naval power — are stolen. All evidence implicates Great Britain's international rival: Germany. Tasha is summoned to help solve the crime. She is thus observed by DEIRDRE, the Priestess of a malevolent cult intent on exacting vengeance on Western Civilization for the long-ago decimation of her religious sect. Cleverly leveraging the greed of giant armaments firms in England and Germany, Deirdre plans to frame Germany in an attack on the Dreadnought. In her arrogance, Deirdre decides to simultaneously engage Tasha in a contest of wits.The story moves from fog-bound London to a desolate island off the coast of Scotland. Deirdre manipulates Tasha's...
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