The Veiled Lodger: The Sherlock Holmes Children's Collection

The Veiled Lodger: The Sherlock Holmes Children's Collection

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Overview

About Sweet Cherry Easy Classics:
From Shakespeare to Austen, Sweet Cherry Easy Classics adapts classic literature into stories for children, introducing these timeless tales to a new generation. All titles in the series are leveled for classroom use, including GRLs. The books target early readers ages 6-8, including early school-age children looking for exciting stories, as well as reluctant readers.

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Seven years ago a disturbing incident took place in the village of Abbas Parva. Mr. Ronder, owner of Ronder’s Wild Animals Show, met his end after an escaped lion attacked him. 

Holmes is confronted with an old mystery when he is summoned to visit a lady who refuses to show her face. A grisly crime committed seven years ago has had terrible consequences, and it is up to Holmes to save the veiled lodger from her own conscience.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781782265832
Publisher: Sweet Cherry Publishing
Publication date: 11/21/2019
Series: Sherlock Holmes Children's Collection Series , #9
Pages: 104
Sales rank: 551,634
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

About the Author

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. Doyle was a prolific writer; his non-Sherlockian works include fantasy and science fiction stories about Professor Challenger and humorous stories about the Napoleonic soldier Brigadier Gerard, as well as plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels.

Stephanie Baudet
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Stephanie was born in England before emigrating to Australia – and later New Zealand – with her family, where she trained as a nurse. Whilst back in England on holiday, she met and married her husband, had a daughter and settled down. Stephanie's lifelong interest in writing became more serious when her first children’s book, Avalanche, was published in the 1980s. Since then, she has had around forty children's books published, and has also published an historical novella for adults.

Arianna Bellucci
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Arianna is a freelance illustrator based in Florence, Italy, where she majored in Entertainment Design at Nemo Academy. Since then she has worked as 2D artist with Italian independent video game studios. The Sherlock Holmes series is her debut novel as an illustrator for Children's books.

Date of Birth:

May 22, 1859

Date of Death:

July 7, 1930

Place of Birth:

Edinburgh, Scotland

Place of Death:

Crowborough, Sussex, England

Education:

Edinburgh University, B.M., 1881; M.D., 1885

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