By Brittany Cavallaro
The very last thing Jamie Watson desires is a rugby scholarship to Sherringford, a Connecticut prep tuition simply an hour clear of his estranged father. yet that’s now not the single difficulty: Sherringford is usually domestic to Charlotte Holmes, the well-known detective’s great-great-great-granddaughter, who has inherited not just Sherlock’s genius but in addition his risky temperament. From every thing Jamie has heard approximately Charlotte, it kind of feels more secure to respect her from afar.
From the instant they meet, there’s a demanding power among them, they usually look extra destined to be opponents than the rest. but if a Sherringford scholar dies lower than suspicious conditions, ripped immediately from the main terrifying of the Sherlock Holmes tales, Jamie can not have the funds for to maintain his distance. Jamie and Charlotte are being framed for homicide, and basically Charlotte can transparent their names. yet chance is mounting and nowhere is safe—and the one humans they could belief are each one other.
Equal components soft, exciting, and hilarious, A examine in Charlotte is the 1st in a trilogy brimming with wit and edge-of-the-seat suspense.
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A Study in Charlotte (Charlotte Holmes, Book 1) by Brittany Cavallaro