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I wish Pirie would continue with in the seriesMaybe fans f horror appreciate Bernard J wish Pirie would continue with in the seriesMaybe fans horror would appreciate Bernard J s version Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, of Sherlock Holmes unfortunately it was not for me Author Bernard Schaffer hits itut f the park with a stylish fictionalized story f the notorious killer Jack the Ripper with Her Man From Shilo onef the ultimate investigators in fiction Sherlock Holmes As expected it s not for the faint The Agents Secret Past (Military Investigations of heart but the book reads smoothly and carries the reader into the worldf Dr Watson and his relationship with the aging Sherlock Holmes The horrific nature Champagne with a Celebrity of the crimes returns the lovehate relationshipf Holmes with law enforcement Secret Agent Affair (The Doctors Pulaski, officials The story carries beyond the investigation by Watson s narrativef the lives The Salvation of Zachary Baumkletterer of those involved and the ultimate destinationf Sherlock Holmes revealing the people that affected his life the most This is an excellent book for horror genre Sherlock Holmes fans Courting Callie (Heart of the West/Bachelor Auction, or mystery fans that can handle the graphics Congratulations five stars Where to beginHaving previously read some immensely enjoyable storiesf Sherlock Holmes versus Jack the Ripper I was looking forward to delving into yet another imagining Mortimer, Mallory and Allen Taster Collection of what Holmes would do had he thepportunity to consult Mustang Wild (Wild, on such a case Unfortunately this story proved to be a great disappointment as well as a sourcef anger and frustration In fact I think this is the worst Holmes pastiche I ve ever read seriously The biggest injustice The Little Vintage Carousel by the Sea of this book is the absolute character assassinationf every canonical person involved Holmes and Watson seem to despise each A PHYSICAL AFFAIR other Watson is so far from the gentleman any Sherlockian would know him to be to the pointf being what I would call vulgar and Holmes treats Watson so despicably that I don t even know why Watson stays around ther than he thinks it s his duty as a doctor to take care f him Lestrade is a drunk who would never have been able to keep his job in such a state But the final road apple Brief Lives on this mud pief a story is the actions f Irene and Watson after their misadventure go belly up No Just No It Isn T Even just no It isn t even historically accurate novel about Jack the Ripper which it claims to be and it s so full f Americanisms that it isn t even historically accurate to Victorian London I found the plot itself terribly unremarkable and forgettable but that might have been because I was too blind with rage Condor over everything else Disclaimer I bailed at page 62I m not a sueamish reader I can handle blood violence and gore as long as it s backed up by good writing and a decent plot Sorry to say this book had nonef those ualities IMO Overly repetitive foul language trite writing and what I consider a character assassination Deception of my beloved fictional sleuth Sherlock HolmesIf you re a fanf horror I would suggest Let the Right One In as a superior alternative to this A Mea Culpa to my GR friend BarbI m sorry you spent the money to mail this to me I Bliss County - Der Traum in Weiß owe you big timeSure you don t want it back to unload at Paperbackswapr elsewhere Just say the word and the postman cometh Whitechapel The Last Stand f Sherlock Holmes is simply a masterpiece although it is not a typical Holmes novel Bernard Schaffer spins a dark terrifying tale f a serial killer how he developed his insatiable desire and how it eventually destroys him The story is told from the different points. A ritualistic serial killer is slaughtering women The police are baffled the media is in a frenzy and people the world The Life Lucy Knew over are captivated by the fiend known as Jack the RipperOnly a short distance away the Great Detective has succumbed to an addiction to morphine and cocaine His faithful friend Dr John Watson and Irene Adler will venture into Whitechapel alone to try and lure the Ripperut f hiding using themselves as. This is the vilest piece f stuff that I had the misfortune to read in some time It is utter rubbish The Bridal Suite on the following counts 1 Mere usagef two creatures named Sherlock Holmes Watson does not make a
book a pastiche The author should be hauled up for plain simple charatcer assassination by any Sherlockian2 a pastiche The author should be hauled up for plain simple charatcer assassination by any Sherlockian2 as a Ripper novel the book fails utterly The research is shoddy if not non existent and even the descriptions do not tally with the reality for that I would recommend readers to go through books by Philip Sugden and The Troublesome Angel other scholars3 Sherlock Holme a cocaine addict as a theme has been done to death So has been done with Druitt and allther charatcers whose names had cropped up during the investigations into the killings4 The language is so thick with present day Americanism s that even to describe it as a book dealing with events Developing Drivers with the Windows Driver Foundation: Dev Driver Win Driver Fou_p1 eBook: Penny Orwick, Guy Smith: Amazon.fr: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l. of 1888 would be wrongNo this book actually doesn t deserve any stars but Goodreads wouldn t allow it But unless you get it for free like I hadffered by don t even think f reading it although evena a free copy would turn ut to be totally unreadable after a few pages AVOID IT I really want to get this The Makeover Prescription (Sugar Falls, Idaho one and read it It sounds so good I am just so backloggedSomeday1111 I am not an ACD elitist I enjoy Sherlock Holmes in allf his varied forms and stories and Whitechapel was a great read in my The Million-Dollar Question opinion I m a reader who wants to be entertained and this story had it Mystery violence heartache I devoured this book inne sitting couldn t put it down The characters were so real to me they even eclipsed the characters I had built up in my mind after watching Sherlock n the BBC and reading ACD collections all winter Schaffer made the characters his wn and made them very human The book was graphic in places but the Ripper was a monster and his crimes shouldn t be whitewashed in The Book of Pride order not toffend a certain readership In the beginning I felt as if I were reading two separate books and wondered howif they were ever going to merge in to a cohesive unit and then POW They did and the story just never slowed downI enjoyed the newold British slang I picked up along the way tooI m going to recommend this to the Sherlock group I m a part The Hidden Kingdom (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel) of and to anyone else looking for a fast paced mystery that has heart I won t say much in the wayf spoilers here and maybe I m a sentimental The Counts Blackmail Bargain old fool but I m not going to lie was moved to tears in several places I was really looking forward to this novel I thought it sounded great The back cover says Whitechapel the final standf Sherlock Holmes combines the actual events Conscious of the investigation into Jack the Ripper s crimes with the canonf Arthur Conan Doyle Historically accurate graphic and bold This is Sherlock Holmes as you ve never seen him and will never be able to forget I have to agree with much f that description unfortunately it wasn t at all what I imagined It was certainly graphic and bold so much so that it completely turned me ff the blood guts and gore was Chosen by the Alien Lord (Rusneon Mates, over the top Generally I like filth and grit especially rats and plague But this story was not my cupf tea and I nly
it to forty before realizing that it wasn t worth spending any f my time n It wasn t going to be something that I would enjoy I m not sure who would enjoy this I will venture to say that if you have tastes similar to mine you would not like this I recently read David Pirie s trilogy featuring Arthur Conan Doyle which I really enjoyed and can recommend The Patient s Eyes The Dar. This is the Gentlemen's Edition f Bernard J Schaffer's shocking novel WHITECHAPEL THE FINAL STAND OF SHERLOCK HOLMES Edited to remove the profanity and gore Latin Lovers Greek Husbands Bundle of theriginal it is designed for sensitive readers who still want to enjoy a realistic portrayal The Forgotten of the Jack the Ripper events and a startling new renditionf Arthur Conan Doyle's classic charactersGood and Evil are about to collide In London's infamous East End. Of view f the killer the victims and those who are trying to stop the rampageand those who encourage it Although the story is told through several points f view the primary characters are the killer Montague Druitt and Dr Watson Schaffer takes us n Druitt s twisted psychological journeymade it to
to satisfy his addiction to it notsatisfy his addiction to murder It journey for the weak f mind The Shadowhunters Codex or stomach for it is gruesome and sick right from the beginning But then that is how monsters such as Druitt come to being and Schaffer laysut this process so we can understand While Druitt is a monster the reader may have some sympathy for him because he comes to know he is a monster and his murderous deeds are eating him alive He doesn t understand why he has to kill and kill in such a repulsive way but we learn why and understand fate was against him Watson is thrust into the unfamiliar role The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs of conducting the investigation without Holmes as Holmes has become a shellf his former self incapacitated by his addiction to cocaine Watson joins forces with the beautiful and engaging Irene Adler Schaffer plays Adler s free spirit against Watson s formality as he develops their relationship Together they go undercover in an attempt to lure the killer to attack Irene with near disastrous results Although Watson is engaged to his beloved Mary he cannot help but to be taken by Irene We also see the story through the eyes Damnable Grace: Hades Hangmen Series, Book 5 of Inspector Gerard Lestrade andther fficers investigating the murders Through their eyes we learn that there is never just ne victim in a homicide Inevitably the police fficers investigating a homicide become victims also Their families also ften suffer In the end Holmes comes back to solve the mystery but he cannot undo the carnage and the collateral damage In fact Holmes cannot even affect the capture Play Something Dancy of Druitt The endf this book leaves the reader unsettled and provoked into thought Stella onne hand and satisfied Phoebe and Her Unicorn Activity Book on thethera sure sign The Tenant of a great book Schaffer uses the Sherlock Holmes mystiue as a vehicle to tell a much different kindf story His talent is evident as he masterfully develops his characters and weaves them into the many levels Unstoppable (Tracers, of this book I am anxious to read his nextffering Hmm if this book was The Moon and the Thorn only about Jack the Ripper I think it could have been so good I really enjoyed those chapters But I hated the way the author portrayed Holmes Watson and Lestrade Wouldn t recommend to any Sherlock fans 2 for the Ripper scenes I was intrigued when I saw this book listedn Goodreads First Reads and somewhat excited when the copy I won arrived The unremarkable cover hid the excitement insideThis is a well told version f the Jack the Ripper tale fictionalized but well based in known facts written with an eye to the Victorian era as told in the Sherlock Holmes tales f Conan Doyle Fans The Schooled Society of Conan Doyle s mythic detective should beware though this is not the Sherlock Holmes that he wrote about Our Sherlock in this tale is true to life he suffers from the ravagesf his drug addiction One uestion we are left to wonder until near the ending is who will win the drugs Nude Pussy Amateur Girls Closeup Erotic Photo Book Full Nudity Uncensored Striptease Pictures with sexy Girls: Horny nude girl photography or Mr Holmes Dr John Watson and Irene Adler the woman carry a fair portionf the story as wellSince the events Whooo-Ku of the Jack the Ripper saga are so well known this book becomesf a how done it that a who done it It is Kayla Eli Discover Jazz only through the author s craft that interest is kept high The book starts slowly and may drag a little inne Oxford Examined or two places but the reader is than amply rewarded for persevering. Bait As darkness threatens to consume allf London her greatest champion the immortal Sherlock Holmes will rise Einsteins Generation one final time to defend her WHITECHAPEL THE FINAL STAND OF SHERLOCK HOLMES combines the actual eventsf the investigation into Jack the Ripper's crimes with the canon f Arthur Conan Doyle Historically accurate graphic and bold This is Sherlock Holmes as you've never seen him and will never be able to forge.