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Von Mr. Holmes zu Sherlock by Mattias Boström
"Manchmal bedarf es der Neuinterpretation eines Klassikers durch ein Filmprojekt, um eine literarische Figur neu zu beleben und wieder in unseren Fokus zu rücken. So geschehen im Fall „Sherlock Holmes“, der durch die Drehbuchautoren der neuen BBC-S..." Read more of this review »
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The Crossing Places by Elly Griffiths
I thought I'd like this novel much more than I did. It's not terrible. Indeed, it has some good features. However, I found it disappointing and predictable overall.

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Totenpfad by Elly Griffiths
Totenpfad (Ruth Galloway #1)
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