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Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Six Napoleons (On the Case with Holmes & Watson #9)

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Retold in graphic novel form, Sherlock Holmes investigates why busts of Napoleon are being smashed throughout London. Includes a section explaining Holmes's reasoning and the clues he used to solve the mystery.
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published September 1st 2011 by Graphic Universe
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Rao Umar
Jan 29, 2015 Rao Umar rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: short-story
Now this was amazing one...if we are a fan of Sherlock fan we do have this doubt that most of the story are somehow a way to amazing. Love to read it.
Roberto Mattos
Nov 07, 2014 Roberto Mattos rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
In this story, Inspector Lestrade of Scotland Yard brings Holmes a seemingly trivial problem about a man who shatters plaster busts of Napoleon. One was shattered in Morse Hudson’s shop, and two others, sold by Hudson to a Dr. Barnicot, were smashed after the doctor’s house and branch office had been burgled. Nothing else was taken. In the former case, the bust was taken outside before being broken.
Holmes knows that Lestrade’s theory about a Napoleon-hating lunatic must be wrong. The busts in qu
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Silviya
This book was really confusing at first, because they said so much names that it was hard to keep up with them. Its basically about Holmes and Lestrade trying to solve who keeps going into peoples houses and smashing the Napolian heads. After that they found an Italian boy that had his throut cut in the street beside a Journalists home. Holmes found a picture in the dead mans pocket and went to the company to ask if they knew the boy in the picture. Holmes found out that the boy in the picture w ...more
Joanne G.
Nov 16, 2013 Joanne G. rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: classic, mystery
Busts of Napoleon are being destroyed. Inspector Lestrade is clueless; Sherlock Holmes solves the case with a flamboyant flourish.

“Lestrade and I sat silent for a moment, and then, with a spontaneous impulse, we both broke out clapping, as at the well-wrought crisis of a play. A flush of colour sprang to Homes’s pale cheeks, and he bowed to us like the master dramatist who receives the homage of his audience. It was at such moments that for an instant he ceased to be a reasoning machine, and bet
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Jenny Johns
Jul 24, 2015 Jenny Johns rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Cool

Awesome I love that book it is so good and awesome but it was a little bit too complicated. But I like the book.
Chloe
May 21, 2014 Chloe rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Was not as interesting as the others, but still pretty good :)
Edelhart Kempeneers
Deze zag je van zó ver aankomen dat het niet meer leuk was.
Sarah
Mar 13, 2013 Sarah rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
An obvious one where you could see the reasoning pretty early on but was still an engaging read.
Matjaž
Oct 24, 2012 Matjaž rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Great story and even more mindblowing end.
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