Series List in Order

Order Book Genre Date Rating
1 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
1.5 (e) Historical Mystery / HM 4 Buy
2 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
3 Historical Mystery / HM 4.5 Buy
4 Historical Mystery / HM 4 Buy
5 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
6 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
7 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
8 Historical Mystery / HM 4.5 Buy



9 Historical Mystery / HM 4.5 Buy
10 Historical Mystery / HM 4.5 Buy
11 Historical Mystery / HM 3.5 Buy
12 Historical Mystery / HM 4 Buy
13 Historical Mystery / HM 4.5 Buy
14 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
15 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
16 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy
17 Historical Mystery / HM 5 Buy

Book Descriptions for series: A Mary Russell Novel


  • Book - 1

    In 1915, long since retired from his observations of criminal humanity, Sherlock Holmes is engaged in a reclusive study of honeybee behavior on the Sussex Downs. Never did he think to meet an intellect to match his own--until his acquaintance with Mi...



  • Book - 1.5

    In England’s young silent-film industry, the megalomaniacal Randolph Fflytte is king. But rumors of criminal activities swirl around his popular movie studio. At the request of Scotland Yard, Mary Russell travels undercover to the set of Fflytte’...



  • Book - 2

    The dawn of 1921 finds Mary Russell, Sherlock Holmes's brilliant young apprentice, about to come into a considerable inheritance. Nevertheless, she still enjoys her nighttime prowls in disguise through London's grimy streets, where one night she enco...



  • Book - 3

    Late in the summer of 1923, Mary Russell Holmes and her husband, the illustrious Sherlock Holmes, are ensconced in their home on the Sussex Downs. giving themselves over to their studies: Russell to her theology, and Holmes to his malodorous chemical...



  • Book - 4

    Though theirs is a marriage of true equals, when Sherlock Holmes summons his wife and partner Mary Russell to the eerie scene of his most celebrated case, she abandons her Oxford studies to aid his investigation. But this time, on Dartmoor, there is ...



  • Book - 5

    With her bestselling mystery series featuring Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell, Laurie R. King has created "lively adventure in the very best of intellectual company," according to The New York Times Book Review. Now the author of The Beekeeper's App...



  • Book - 6

    Only hours after Holmes and Russell return from solving one murky riddle on the moor, another knocks the on their front door, literally. It's a mystery that begins during the Great War, when Gabriel Hughenfort died amidst scandalous rumors that have ...



  • Book - 7

    Laurie R. King's bestselling mystery series featuring Mary Russell and her husband and partner, Sherlock Holmes, is beloved by readers and acclaimed by critics the world over. Now the illustrious duo returns for their most dangerous exploit yet, in a...



  • Book - 8

    Mary Russell and husband Sherlock Holmes are en route to bustling San Francisco to settle her family's estate. But as they get closer to port, Mary falls prey to troubling dreams and irrational behavior. In 1906, when Mary was six, the city was devas...







  • Book - 9

    In a case that will push their relationship to the breaking point, Mary Russell must help reverse the greatest failure of her legendary husband's storied past--a painful and personal defeat that still has the power to sting...this time fatally. Fo...



  • Book - 10

    In Laurie R. King's latest Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes mystery, the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author delivers a thriller of ingenious surprises and unrelenting suspense--as the famous husband and wife sleuths are pursued by a killer immun...



  • Book - 11

    In this latest adventure featuring the intrepid Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, New York Times bestselling author Laurie R. King takes readers into the frenetic world of silent films -- where the pirates are real and the shooting isn't...



  • Book - 12

    Laurie R. King’s New York Times bestselling novels of suspense featuring Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, comprise one of today’s most acclaimed mystery series. Now, in their newest and most thrilling adventure, the couple is separa...



  • Book - 13

    Laurie R. King’s New York Times bestselling novels of suspense featuring Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, are critically acclaimed and beloved by readers for the author’s adept interplay of history and adventure. Now the intrepid du...



  • Book - 14

    Laurie R. King’s Mary Russell-Sherlock Holmes series weaves rich historical detail and provocative themes with intriguing characters and enthralling suspense. Russell and Holmes have become one of modern literature’s most beloved teams. But does ...



  • Book - 15

    With Mrs. Hudson gone from their lives and domestic chaos building, the last thing Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, need is to help an old friend with her mad and missing aunt. Lady Vivian Beaconsfield has spent most of her adult lif...



  • Book - 16

    Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes turn the Riviera upside down to crack their most captivating case yet in the New York Times bestselling series that Lee Child called “the most sustained feat of imagination in mystery fiction today.” It’s sum...



  • Book - 17

    A queen, a castle, a dark and ageless threat -- all await Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes in this chilling new adventure. The queen is Marie of Roumania: the doubly royal granddaughter of Victoria, Empress of the British Empire, and Alexander II,...


Awards

Dreaming Spies
2015 Agatha Award -- Historical
A Monstrous Regiment of Women
1996 Nero Wolfe Award -- Novel