The Hound of Justice

The Hound of Justice

Claire O'Dell

Mystery / Science Fiction / LGBT

Dr. Janet Watson and former covert agent Sarah Holmes, introduced in the acclaimed A Study in Honor, continue their dangerous investigation into the new American Civil War with the help of fresh allies, advanced technology, and brilliant deduction in this superb reimagining of Sherlock Holmes. It's been months since Dr. Janet Watson has seen Sara Holmes. Her worries for her brilliant friend and compatriot are compounded by her own troubles. Though she survived the attack that severely injured her and received a new high-tech arm, Dr. Watson cannot work at Georgetown University Hospital until she is cleared by her physical therapist. Worse, she's been given a month's notice to vacate the apartment she and Holmes shared. When a rumored assassination attempt on the president's life fails but causes mass destruction—killing twelve and injuring dozens—Watson is contacted by Micah, one of Holmes' associates. She learns that her friend is no longer working for...
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A Jewel Bright Sea

A Jewel Bright Sea

Claire O'Dell

Mystery / Science Fiction / LGBT

A whirlwind of intrigue, lies, politics, and adventure swirls around one woman—and the prize she's been sent to reclaim ... It was her talent for tracking magic that got Anna Zhdanov sent to catch a thief. A scholar's daughter sold as a bond servant, she has no desire to recover the Emperor's jewel for herself. But a chance to earn her freedom has driven her to the untamed Andelizien province, awash with warm breezes, lapping waves, and more danger than she could possibly guess. Within days her cover as an indolent noblewoman is in question, and it's clear there's more to Anna's task than she knows. Soon she's the captive of the unpredictable pirate captain Andreas Koszenmarc, hunted by the Emperor's guard, besieged by a brigand queen, and at odds with her only friend. She must trust someone if she is to survive. But when all that's certain is that everyone is hiding something, it's no simple thing to choose ... Praise for...
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A Study in Honor

A Study in Honor

Claire O'Dell

Mystery / Science Fiction / LGBT

A selection in Paste Magazine's Most Anticipated 25 books of 2018 A Medium's Books pick for We Can't Wait to Read in 2018 list"O'Dell's prose is sharp and clean, rising at times to the poetic, and her near-future Washington DC feels like a real city. The USA of A Study in Honor is a place with deep political divisions, and some of that comes into play in this story. It feels appropriately complicated as a future, and not a simplistic future vision of now."—LocusSet in a near future Washington, D.C., a clever, incisive, and fresh feminist twist on a classic literary icon—Sherlock Holmes—in which Dr. Janet Watson and covert agent Sara Holmes will use espionage, advanced technology, and the power of deduction to unmask a murderer targeting Civil War veterans.Dr. Janet Watson knows firsthand the horrifying cost of a divided nation. While treating broken soldiers on the battlefields...
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