The Language of Bees

A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
Author(s): Laurie R. King
Series: Mary Russell Mysteries Series No: 9
Imprint: Clipper Audio
eAudio - unabridged
Product Number: Z0194
Released: Mar 28, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781456129330
Narrator/s: Jenny Sterlin
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New York Times best-selling author Laurie R. King has won or been nominated for every major award in mystery writing. King's beloved sleuth Mary Russell here attempts to reverse her legendary husband Sherlock Holmes' greatest failure. "A one-woman case for the defense of unauthorized literary sequels . intelligent, witty, complex and atmospheric ."-Washington Post Book World


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The Language of Bees
Product Number: BX00007504
Product Number:Z0194
Product Number:C4669

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All formats/editions

Author(s): Laurie R. King
Narrator(s): Jenny Sterlin
Product Number C4669
Released: May 21, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781436128926
Author(s): Laurie R. King
Product Number EB00155488
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: #9780553906462

Professional reviews

"Jenny Sterlin's gift for voices, accents, and storytelling makes this ninth complex excursion into the world of Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell a pure audio delight. Holmes must confront his past in the living presence of his son, Damian Adler, now a successful surrealist artist. Damian's wife and child are missing, and Holmes agrees to investigate. With Holmes gone, Russell is left to do her own sleuthing--into Damian's life. Sterlin's pace is perfect for Russell's dry wit, while her subtle performance reveals Russell in moments of surprising ingenuousness. Her Holmes sounds like the insufferable genius he is, while Mycroft is a curmudgeonly font of information. King's informative offerings on Druidic rites, cult mentality, and beekeeping lore, and Sterlin's solid narration, make this sweet listening. S.J.H. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award (c) AudioFile 2009, Portland, Maine"