A Study in Honor

  • Title: A Study in Honor
  • Author: ClaireO'Dell Beth Bernobich
  • ISBN: 9780062699305
  • Page: 241
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Study in Honor Paste Magazine s Most Anticipated books of Medium s Books We Can t Wait to Read in list An entertaining and empathetic dystopian procedural that navigates the capital of an America at war
    Paste Magazine s Most Anticipated 25 books of 2018Medium s Books We Can t Wait to Read in 2018 list An entertaining and empathetic dystopian procedural that navigates the capital of an America at war with itself, tracking the path to recovery from personal and national trauma Christopher Brown, author of TROPIC OF KANSASSet in a near future Washington, D.C a clever, inPaste Magazine s Most Anticipated 25 books of 2018Medium s Books We Can t Wait to Read in 2018 list An entertaining and empathetic dystopian procedural that navigates the capital of an America at war with itself, tracking the path to recovery from personal and national trauma Christopher Brown, author of TROPIC OF KANSASSet in a near future Washington, D.C a clever, incisive, and fresh feminist twist on a classic literary icon Sherlock Holmes in which Dr Janet Watson and covert agent Sara Holmes will use espionage, advanced technology, and the power of deduction to unmask a murderer targeting Civil War veterans.Dr Janet Watson knows firsthand the horrifying cost of a divided nation While treating broken soldiers on the battlefields of the New Civil War, a sniper s bullet shattered her arm and ended her career Honorably discharged and struggling with the semi functional mechanical arm that replaced the limb she lost, she returns to the nation s capital, a bleak, edgy city in the throes of a fraught presidential election Homeless and jobless, Watson is uncertain of the future when she meets another black and queer woman, Sara Holmes, a mysterious yet playfully challenging covert agent who offers the doctor a place to stay.Watson s readjustment to civilian life is complicated by the infuriating antics of her strange new roommate But the tensions between them dissolve when Watson discovers that soldiers from the New Civil War have begun dying one by one and that the deaths may be the tip of something far dangerous, involving the pharmaceutical industry and even the looming election Joining forces, Watson and Holmes embark on a thrilling investigation to solve the mystery and secure justice for these fallen soldiers.

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    About ClaireO'Dell Beth Bernobich


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    1. So cool. That's what this book is.It combines sci-fi and Sherlock Holmes in a feminist telling of the Holmes mythos with Janet Watson and an LGTBQA Sara Holmes in a future after a second Civil War. The author has created spins on the characters that are true to their origins. Clearly, author O'Dell is having a blast with the characters. This is Holmes at the Holmesiest. Beyond the Holmes stuff, the story is a frenetic, intelligent mystery. O'Dell has opened up a new world that I hope she revisit [...]

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    2. Review to come once it has been posted on the John H Watson Society website.

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