Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Series

17 primary works • 30 total works
When a young woman literally stumbles into Sherlock Holmes, a brilliant mystery series begins. It is 1915, and Holmes is retired and quietly engaged in the study of honeybees, when he meets fifteen-year-old Mary Russell—gawky, egotistical, and recently orphaned, with an intellect to impress even Sherlock Holmes. Under his reluctant tutelage, 20th c…

Book 0.25

Mary's Christmas
3.96
· 945 Ratings · 69 Reviews · published 2014 · 3 editions
An original short story set in the world of Mary R…
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Book 0.5

Mary Russell's War: A Journal of the Great War
3.95
· 740 Ratings · 57 Reviews · published 2015 · 2 editions
On the day the Great War began, August 4, 1914, fo…
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Book 1

The Beekeeper's Apprentice
4.05
· 75088 Ratings · 6379 Reviews · published 1994 · 69 editions
Long retired, Sherlock Holmes quietly pursues his …
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Book 1.75

Mrs Hudson's Case
3.89
· 1192 Ratings · 65 Reviews · published 2012 · 2 editions
When Sherlock Holmes retired to the Sussex Downs, …
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Book 2

A Monstrous Regiment of Women
4.04
· 23079 Ratings · 1815 Reviews · published 1995 · 38 editions
A Monstrous Regiment of Women continues Mary Russe…
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Book 2.5

The Marriage of Mary Russell
4.18
· 3227 Ratings · 267 Reviews · published 2016 · 6 editions
When Mary Russell and her long-time mentor Sherloc…
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Book 3

A Letter of Mary
3.99
· 18027 Ratings · 1128 Reviews · published 1996 · 37 editions
The year is 1923 and Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russ…
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Book 4

The Moor
3.94
· 15833 Ratings · 1014 Reviews · published 1998 · 35 editions
In the eerie wasteland of Dartmoor, Sherlock Holme…
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Book 5

O Jerusalem
4.14
· 17120 Ratings · 880 Reviews · published 1999 · 26 editions
With her bestselling mystery series featuring Sher…
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Book 6

Justice Hall
4.21
· 13308 Ratings · 804 Reviews · published 2002 · 5 editions
Hours after Holmes and Russell return from solving…
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Book 7

The Game
4.17
· 13058 Ratings · 781 Reviews · published 2004 · 25 editions
It’s only the second day of 1924, but Mary Russell…
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Book 8

Locked Rooms
4.27
· 13776 Ratings · 902 Reviews · published 2005 · 25 editions
Mary Russell and her husband Sherlock Holmes are b…
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Book 8.5

The Marriage of Billie Birdsong
3.67
· 33 Ratings · 3 Reviews · 1 edition
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Book 9

The Language of Bees
4.16
· 14132 Ratings · 1043 Reviews · published 2009 · 20 editions
In a case that will push their relationship to the…
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Book 10

The God of the Hive
4.19
· 12312 Ratings · 1074 Reviews · published 2010 · 20 editions
In Laurie R. King’s latest Mary Russell–Sherlock H…
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Book 10.5

Beekeeping for Beginners
4.13
· 3984 Ratings · 336 Reviews · published 2011 · 10 editions
In this crackling short story, New York Times best…
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Book 11

Pirate King
3.48
· 8686 Ratings · 1159 Reviews · published 2011 · 17 editions
In England's budding silent-film industry, megalom…
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Book 12

Garment of Shadows
3.94
· 8612 Ratings · 1042 Reviews · published 2012 · 15 editions
"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER
Laurie R. King's "New …
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Book 12.5 - "Ten Years On"

Deadly Anniversaries: A Collection of Stories from Crime Fiction's Top Authors
A Best Book of 2020 from Suspense Magazine

Deadly …
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Book 13

Dreaming Spies
4.07
· 8299 Ratings · 1126 Reviews · published 2015 · 1 edition
For years now, readers of the Russell Memoirs have…
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Book 14

The Murder of Mary Russell
4.16
· 8232 Ratings · 1252 Reviews · published 2016 · 15 editions
Mary Russell is used to dark secrets—her own, and …
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Book 15

Island of the Mad
4.05
· 5337 Ratings · 804 Reviews · published 2018 · 13 editions
Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are back in the N…
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Book 16

Riviera Gold
4.09
· 3866 Ratings · 562 Reviews · published 2020 · 12 editions
Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes turn the Rivie…
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Book 17

Castle Shade
4.20
· 1593 Ratings · 287 Reviews · published 2021 · 10 editions
A queen, a castle, a dark and ageless threat--all …
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The Mary Russell Companion
3.90
· 289 Ratings · 17 Reviews · published 2014 · 2 editions
The world of Mary Russell, apprentice-turned-partn…
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Mary Russell's War And Other Stories of Suspense
4.06
· 2192 Ratings · 288 Reviews · published 2016 · 7 editions
Laurie R. King illuminates the hidden corners of h…
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Book "The Customer" - set in 1995

Bound by Mystery: Celebrating 20 Years of Poisoned Pen Press
In celebration of our 20th anniversary, Poisoned P…
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Book 1-4

The Mary Russell Series Books 1-4: The Beekeeper's Apprentice; A Monstrous Regiment of Women; A Letter of Mary; The Moor
Collected in one volume, the first four novels fea…
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Book 1, 7-9

Mary Russell Collection: The Beekeeper's Apprentice / The Language of Bees / Locked Rooms / The Game
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Book 5-12

The Mary Russell Series: O Jerusalem / Justice Hall / The Game / Locked Rooms / The Language of Bees / The God of the Hive / Pirate King / Garment of Shadows
In daring to re-imagine the life of Arthur Conan D…
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