A Letter of Mary by Laurie R. King

10 hours, 17 minutes first pub 1996 (editions)

fiction historical mystery adventurous mysterious medium-paced

Description

The third book in the Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes series.It is 1923. Mary Russell Holmes and her husband, the retired Sherlock Holmes, are enjoying the summer together on their Sussex estate when they are visited by an old friend, Miss Dorothy Ru...

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Moods

mysterious 89%
adventurous 73%
dark 26%
emotional 26%
tense 15%
challenging 10%
hopeful 5%
sad 5%

Pace

medium 73%
slow 26%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 53% | A mix: 30% | Character: 15%

Strong character development?

No: 42% | Yes: 35% | It's complicated: 21%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 83% | It's complicated: 8% | Yes: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 41% | Yes: 33% | It's complicated: 25%

Average rating

3.83

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