The Great Shelby Holmes
The Great Shelby Holmes
Bookroo5.0 / 7Goodreads4.0 / 5
The Definitive Guide to

The Great Shelby Holmes

Written by Elizabeth Eulberg
Book #1 in the The Great Shelby Holmes Series
Published by Bloomsbury USA
Prices as of Nov 30

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

Sherlock Holmes gets a fun, sweet twist with two irresistible young heroes and black & white illustrations throughout, in this middle grade debut from internationally bestselling YA author Elizabeth Eulberg. Shelby Holmes is not your average sixth grader. She’s nine years old, barely four feet tall, and the best detective her Harlem neighborhood has ever seen–always using logic and a bit of pluck (which yes, some might call “bossiness”) to solve the toughest crimes. When eleven-year-old John Watson moves downstairs, Shelby finds something that’s eluded her up till now: a friend. The easy-going John isn’t sure of what to make of Shelby, but he soon finds himself her most-trusted (read: only) partner in a dog-napping case that’ll take both their talents to crack.

What Kind of Book is The Great Shelby Holmes

Topics

Reviews

Book Lists That Include This Book

The Creative Behind the Book

What Has Elizabeth Eulberg Said About This Book

Nothing yet! You should let Elizabeth Eulberg know that you want to hear from them about their book.

Where did John live previously to NYC?
  1. A
    Texas
  2. B
    Maryland
  3. C
    Virginia
Take the book quiz!

Discover All the Books in the The Great Shelby Holmes Series

    The Great Shelby Holmes
    5.0
    The Great Shelby Holmes
    See All Books

Other Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked This Book

    Dog-Gone Danger
    Linda Joy Singleton
    Howard Wallace,
    Casey Lyall
    Andi Unexpected
    5.0
    Amanda Flower
    William Wenton and the Impossible Puzzle
    Bobbie Peers
    The Unforgetable Guinevere St. Clair
    Amy Makechnie
    Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Golden Key
    James Preller, R.W. Alley
    The Trail of the Ghost Bunny
    Linda Joy Singleton
    The Secret of the Shadow Bandit
    Linda Joy Singleton
    Ada Lace, on the Case
    Emily Calandrelli, Tamson Weston, Renee Kurilla
    The Newspaper Club
    Beth Vrabel

Book Details

ISBN
9781681190532
Publication Date
September 12, 2017
Text Details
Typeset in RefineCatch Limited, Bungay, Suffolk
Page Count
272
Reading Age
8 - 12 years
ASIN/ISBN 10
1681190532

Contribute to this page

Core Score - 55%

More than halfway there—keep going!

Depth Score - 28%

Just the barebones.

Improve this page

Are you the author or illustrator? Claim your book.

Top Contributors
01
@bisforbookworm
20
02
@thegoodfather
5
03
@toribowman
5