Eye of the CrowBook - 2007
But what wits they are! His keen powers of observation are already apparent, though he is still a boy. He loves to amuse himself by constructing histories from the smallest detail for everyone he meets. Partly for fun, he focuses his attention on a sensational murder to see if he can solve it. But his game turns deadly serious when he finds himself the accused -- and in London, they hang boys of thirteen.
Shane Peacock has created a boy who bears all the seeds of the character who has mesmerized millions: the relentless eye, the sense of justice, and the complex ego. The boy Sherlock Holmes is a fascinating character who is sure to become a fast favorite with young readers everywhere.
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The first book in a series about the young Sherlock Holmes, Shane Peacock has created a fantastic, deliciously moody book that will certainly delight mystery fans both young and old. Great for ages 10+
A murder crime has taken place and Sherlock Holmes is disgusted. When the suspect is being taken, he speaks only to Sherlock and says that he did not do it! Sherlock then goes to the crime scene twice and is convicted. He now has to solve who the real murderer was with the help of his friend, Irene
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