As I was born in Brazil, I have the duty to say this book was one of the most wonderful I've read in my whole life. Read morePublished on Nov. 8 2001 by Fabianna Bluhm
If you are a boring person, stupid and blind purist of Sherlock's "square old style", please, stay away of this book... go to the grave... and rest in peace.Published on Sept. 24 2001 by Marcio Delgado
Do you remember how you always asked yourself "What if bad guys get away and they are not caught at the end? Read morePublished on Sept. 5 2001 by Kramer
I have to agree that for foreigners the book lose a bit of its humour as there are a lot of national jokes that are hard to understand. But for me it is a brilliant book. Read morePublished on Jan. 10 2001
Brazilian author Jô Soares does what many authors do: brings the Great Detective to their home location. Read morePublished on Nov. 25 2000 by Amazon Customer
Much has been said about missing the elements of Brazilian culture or humour in this lame pastiche, but personally, I think Sherlock Holmes is a universal icon and pastiches using... Read morePublished on June 15 2000
It's unusual for a light novel such as this to succeed on so many counts.
The humour is less compressed and explosive than Dave Barry's but with something of the same... Read more