Slight Trick of the Mind by Mitch Cullin Review
There have been many Sherlock Holmes novels displaying the skill of Holmes at the prime of his life. This Sherlock Holmes pastiche chronicles an adventure towards the end of his life...
Overall Rating (based on customer reviews): 4.5 out of 5 stars
The specs of 'A Slight Trick of the Mind' are:
Publisher: Anchor (2006-05-09)
Product Dimensions: 7.7x4.6x0.7 inches
Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds
Here are some REAL customer reviews:
"Beautiful, poignant and sad, but not Sherlock Holmes"
I bought this book because of my interest in Sherlock Holmes and the conceit of Sherlock Holmes at age 93. The book is beautifully written and is very poignant and sad. But it is not Sherlock Holmes. The novel would have been equally effective ...Read More
"The word "Boring" comes to mind."
My local Detroit paper raved about this book so I picked it up. Was I disappointed. It is basically a story of an old man, with allof his typical old man problems, such as memory loss, aching bones, sleep apnea, etc. It just so happens that it is ...Read More
"Intresting look at an aged Sherlock Holmes"
This book has good and bad qualities to it. I found it fascinating to read the rambling thoughts of the great detective. His mind is still keen sometimes. But, old age has taken it's toll on him.There are a couple of storylines that inter ...Read More
While this is an unusual look at Holmes, I am glad to have it resting on a shelf in my Sherlock Holmes library.
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