Beekeeping for Beginners (2011)

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice tells of the meeting between young Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes.  Now, Holmes tells his side of that fateful encounter.

An excerpt is here.  And if you wish to compare Russell’s version of events, go here.

For another point of view, look here.

Click here to buy in the US, or here to buy in the UK.

For a sample of the audio book, click here.
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Laurie’s blog post on writing Beekeeping for Beginners is here.

One reader’s vision of The Meeting, in a video, here.

What was London like in the summer of 1915?  Read about it here.

Like a virtual tour of Spitalfields Market?

Read about the sinking of the Lusitania here.

Zeppelins attacked London with impunity during the beginning of the Great War.  Here is a short film of them.

Vanity Fair’s take on life in London during the War, including Belgian refugees, fashion tips, and searchlights (click to enlarge):

Click the hive, above, for a gallery of images related to the book.