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No Place Like Holmes
By Jason Lethcoe
Published by Thomas Nelson
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On 6/9 bajafam wrote: No Place Like Holmes ~ by Jason LethcoeI'll admit. I got this book eons ago, and it sat on my shelf for far too long. It caught my eye while I was cleaning up and I pulled it off the shelf, and began to read it. I was instantly hooked. What a great read!It begins with Griffin on his way to stay with ... is excited to read "No Place Like Holmes" with her kiddos!
On 11/13 Hillary Moore wrote: In addition to the main mystery story line, Griffin's faith is another element we enjoyed. It was written as such a natural part of who he is, that it doesn't feel forced. The growing relationship between Griffin and his uncle (and reading about all of his uncle's inventions -- wow!) was another well-liked ... Boys, Girls, Young and Old enjoyed this almost Holmes mystery
On 11/12 Ian Southall wrote: I wasn't sure when I chose this book how it would be - as a fan of Sherlock Holmes and the writing of Conan Doyle I was unsure if I would like this book. I have to say that while the writing was not quite Conan Doyle I found this a thoroughly enjoyable read. The storyline was very believable, it included ... Not quite Holmes but enjoyable read
On 4/4 Eezbooks wrote: This is the first book in a series about a young boy who uses deductive reasoning to solve mysteries just like Sherlock Holmes. He also trusts God in everything he does and is respectful of his elders. This book is well written and has enough Sherlock Holmes references thrown in to delight the traditional ... No Place Like Holmes
On 3/12 KristenLoweryFiction wrote: With a plethora of dumbed-down/junky books available for boys in the 9-12 year old reading level, No Place Like Holmes by Jason Lethcoe is a refreshing breath of fresh air. I really enjoyed reading this book out loud to all of my kids as part of our homeschool day. It is straightforward and wholesome, ... Awesome Book for 9-12 Year Old Boys (or those on that reading level)
On 3/1 michelle keller wrote: I received this book, thinking it would be a great book for my family. I have a 12, 10 and 7 year old that each love to read. So first to take on this book was my 12 year old girl. She returned it after a day and said that is was a nice, easy and interesting read. She finished it in a day, so I guess ... “No Place Like Holmes” by Jason Lethcoe Book Review
On 12/5 dancingforair wrote: “No Place Like Holmes” by Jason Lethcoe As part of my relationship with Booksneeze.com, they provided me a free electronic copy of the book to read and review. This children’s fictional story is an easy reader detective story with “Sherlock Holmes” overtones. It follows the story of a young ... Book Review: "No Place Like Holmes"
On 9/26 mandar talvekar wrote: What would you expect from a book that tries to be clever (and only succeeds in eliciting a groan) with its title? I read Jason Lethcoe's No Place Like Holmes, without expecting much from it. At no point in my reading did it feel that the book would attempt to change my opinion of it. No Place Like Holmes, ... Book Review: No Place Like Holmes by Jason Lethcoe
On 8/13 Book Moms wrote: Young Griffin Sharpe has been sent to live with his uncle in London for the summer - an uncle he has never met. While he is very nervous, he is hopeful when he discovers his uncle is a detective. Griffin has a very keen eye for detail and enjoys mystery and adventure, he hopes that his uncle will finally ... A Good Read for Young Boys
On 8/10 Jennylyn De Ocampo wrote: A must-read for a mystery lovers, though highly recommended for children. Griffin Sharpe is a well developed character. A keen observant, it led to an exciting plot and vivid descriptions. Lethcoe did a wonderful job and gave the reader a taste of the 1903 setting. This is a gripping tale written for ... No Place Like Holmes by Jason Lethcoe