by Martin Stewart
Thank you to Netgalley and the Publisher for the chance to read this book in exchange for an honest review.
Publish Date: 11th January 2018
“If you start calling me m’lady even Hot Pie is going to notice. And you better keep on pissing the same way too.”
“As my lady commands.”
- Page 272
“Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness. Armour yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you.”
- Page 54
“If you doubt it, go to the National Portrait Gallery. They’ve a picture there of Ellen MacKenzie; Jamie’s mother.
Take along a hand mirror, Take a good look at the portrait and then in the mirror. It’s not an exact likeness, but you’re very like your grandmother.”
- Page 85
“I began to wonder if there was some kind of Watsonian guide for the care and keeping of Holmeses.”
“It’s ok to be scared. It’s ok to be afraid of what you don’t understand.
But only at first. Count to five. Let yourself be afraid for five seconds.
Then take a deep breath and do whatever it is that scares you.”