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The Empty Birdcage

(2019)
(The third book in the Mycroft series)
A novel by

 
 
The new novel by NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, starring brothers Mycroft and Sherlock Holmes.

It is 1873, and as the economies of Europe threaten to crumble, Mycroft Holmes finds himself in service to the Crown once again. A distant relative of Queen Victoria has been slain by the Fire Four Eleven killer, a serial murderer who leaves no mark upon his victims, only a mysterious calling card. Meanwhile, Sherlock has already taken it upon himself to solve the case, as his interest in the criminal mind grows into an obsession.

Mycroft begrudgingly allows Sherlock to investigate, as Ai Lin—the woman he is still in love with—needs his aid. Her fiancé has been kidnapped, and the only man who might know his fate is a ruthless arms dealer with a reputation for killing those who cross him. Mycroft persuades his friend Cyrus Douglas to help find the young man, but Douglas himself is put in harm’s way.

As Sherlock travels the country on the hunt for the Fire Four Eleven murderer, both he and Mycroft will discover that the greed of others is at the root of the evil they are trying to unearth…

Genre: Historical Mystery

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Hardback Editions

September 2019 : UK Hardback
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage (Mycroft Holmes 3)
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
ISBN: 1-78565-930-8 / 978-1-78565-930-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Titan Books (UK)
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Paperback Editions

November 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage (Mycroft Holmes): 3
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
ISBN: 1-78565-932-4 / 978-1-78565-932-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Titan Books Ltd
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Audio Editions

November 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
ISBN: 1-79975-580-0 / 978-1-79975-580-7
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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September 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon   


September 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon AU   


September 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


September 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

September 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage (MYCROFT HOLMES Book 3)
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Publisher: Titan Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


September 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Mycroft and Sherlock: The Empty Birdcage (Mycroft Holmes Book 3)
Author(s): Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
Publisher: Titan Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU