W. Ross Macdonald School Library
Peacock, Shane.

The dragon turn / Shane Peacock. - Toronto : Tundra Books, c2011. - xiii, 220 p. : 1 ill. ; 20 cm. - The boy Sherlock Holmes ; his 5th case .

Young Sherlock Holmes helps his friend, Irene, celebrate her sixteenth birthday in the summer of 1869 by taking her to see the latest sensation to hit London--the magician, Alistair Hemsworth. He promises to make a real dragon appear on stage--but before the act, Hemsworth is arrested for the murder of his rival, and though he has a motive, Sherlock is not convinced he is guilty.

Grade 7-8

Nominated for the 2013 Red Maple Award.

9781770492318 (bound) : $21.99 9781770494114 (pbk.) : $11.99


Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character)--Fiction.
Characters in literature--Fiction.
Missing persons--Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.

Canadian Author.