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The true secret alliance is between the publisher and the author, as they attempt to con and bamboozle the innocent public into thinking that this is a "Sherlock Holmes"... Read morePublished on Feb. 11 2004 by jrmspnc
I enjoyed "The Red Demon;" I enjoyed "The Ice Palace Murders" much less. I didn't enjoy "The Secret Alliance. Read morePublished on May 13 2003
How Sherlock Holmes' name can be used in the title with good faith is outside my understanding. I've read all of Millett's "Holmes" books, and this story is not only the... Read morePublished on March 4 2003 by Fecklar
Disappointing. Sherlock Holmes basically disappears from the book - except for the stupid diary form that is practically unreadable - and Shadwell Rafferty does not take the stage. Read morePublished on Dec 19 2002 by S. L. Cheek
Larry Millett's fourth book is easily the weakest in the series. Holmes and Watson barely make cameo appearances, it's all the annoyingly stereotyped Shadwell Rafferty. Read morePublished on Dec 4 2002
I really have to say that I was disapointed with this book. The writing became longwinded and boring, and the story just seemed to drag on and on. Read morePublished on April 3 2002
Despite a typo in the first sentence of the book, a definite turnoff, this is an interesting and entertaining tale in the usual Millett Minneapolis setting. Read morePublished on Dec 9 2001 by Jack R. Kincade