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NEW! 28th and last Louie mystery
NEW! 28th and last Louie mystery

THE END IS HERE! Coming August 23 in trade paperback and eBook the 28th and last Midnight Louie feline PI mystery! There WILL be a wedding! Pre-order at Amazon and Apple!

09GNMHtp300The Irene Adler Series, featuring the only woman to outwit Sherlock Holmes

Books in Order

GOOD NIGHT, MR. HOLMES (New York Times Notable Book of the Year) . . . THE ADVENTURESS (previously GOOD MORNING, IRENE) . . . A SOUL OF STEEL (previously Irene at Large) . . . ANOTHER SCANDAL IN BOHEMIA . . . CHAPEL NOIR and CASTLE ROUGE (the Jack the Ripper duology) . . .  FEMME FATALE    . . . . . SPIDER DANCE

The Adler series gets a bow in Elle‘s January 2010 issue rave review of the new Sherlock Holmes film!http://www.elle.com/Pop-Culture/Movies-TV-Music-Books/Sherlock-Holmes

Robert Downey Jr. debuted as the master detective in Sherlock Holmes, a 2009 movie that start  a film franchise, with Rachel McAdams playing the American opera singer Irene Adler. Prolong the fun by reading Carole Nelson  Douglas’ eight acclaimed Irene Adler suspense novels, the first to reinvent a woman from the Holmes “Canon” as a protagonist. Good Night, Mr. Holmes is a   trade paperback edition of the series’ groundbreaking start and New York Times Notable Book of the year. In Douglas’ genre-crossing tradition, the novel also won American Mystery and Romantic Times magazine awards. NOW ALL IN EBOOK.

“And fun it is…when Carole Nelson Douglas purports to tell…how Irene Adler outfoxed Sherlock Holmes…this enchanting paragon comports herself beautifully on her adventures…To do justice to this remarkable heroine and her keen perspective…, the author adopts a saucy style and a delicious sense of humor…irresistible appeal.”—The New York Times

Rachel McAdams

From Good Night, Mr. Holmes:

“Winning is nothing unless the opponent is worthy.” – Irene Adler

“Truth is like a diamond, Mr. Tiffany.  It must have the proper clarity, color, and weight to be worth anything – and must be searched for everywhere.” – Sherlock Holmes

“Your present state of mortality will suffer, Monsieur, if you continue to libel ladies in public in this fashion, especially since one of them is my wife.” – Godfrey Norton

“How unfair it is that enterprise is called a harlot when it wears a female face.”–Sherlock Holmes


(Note: books 2-4 were renamed when they were reissued in the early 2000s)

Good Night Mr Sherlock HolmesGoodnight, Mr. Holmes–Book 1

“Setting herself the task of creating a heroine worthy of Sherlock Holmes, Douglas…succeeds smashingly. In providing an inventive, believable past for Irene Adler, the one woman (and an American at that) who ever duped Holmes, Douglas writes in a voice that resonates of Dr. Watson’s  (or Conan Doyle’s) when appropriate, and links Adler’s adventures with information offered about her in Doyle’s “A Scandal in Bohemia.” Narrated with credible Victorian style and sensibility by Penelope “Nell” Huxleigh, a parson’s daughter, this lively caper establishes Adler’s sleuthing skills  as she solves cases that involve Oscar Wilde and Bram Stoker . . . The novel has more going for it than the usual Holmesian pastiche, presenting a truly original perspective of the one whom the great detective himself dubbed “the woman.”  She’s a superior woman at that; readers will doff their deerstalkers.”—Publishers Weekly

Miss Irene Adler, the beautiful American opera singer who once outwitted Sherlock Homes (“to Holmes, she was always the woman”), is here given an unexpected talent: she is a superb detective.  Whether intervening on behalf of Oscar Wilde in a delicate mission of the heart, or maneuvering at Bram Stoker’s tea party, Irene’s brilliant reasoning powers rarely fail.  Only her search for Marie Antoinette’s long-lost Zone of Diamonds seems stymied; her investigation of a royal murder in the Kingdom of Bohemia ends with the apprehension of the villain.

From her early career struggles to her magnificent debut on the Italian stage wearing jewels lent to her by Mr. Tiffany, and her meeting with the smitten composer Anton Dvorak, the diva-detective climbs from anonymity to well-deserved fame.

The Crown Prince of Bohemia, tall, blond, handsome, wealthy, and royal, seems everything Irene could hope for–until a callow betrayal. Her heart aching–though her head is unbowed–Irene is in no mood for romance when she again encounters dashing English barrister Godfrey Norton, with whom she had clashed years before.  But Godfrey’s past holds a surprising secret, and Irene soon discovers that she is not immune to love, even as she is forced into a duel of wits with the great Sherlock Holmes himself.

Note: The blue cover shown on online bookselling sites is obsolete. The cover above is correct.

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adventuressThe Adventuress–Book 2  (formerly Good Morning, Irene)

The deaths of beautiful Irene Adler and her bridegroom, handsome barrister Godfrey Norton, have been widely reported in the English and European press.  But the American opera singer who once outwitted Holmes, disappearing with her photograph of the King of Bohemia, is alive and well in Paris, and lapping up her obituaries with unconcealed glee.  Nevertheless, although her “death” has ended the royal Bohemian’s unwelcome attentions, it is a serious inconvenience; she cannot perform on the operatic stage.

Irene Adler is not a woman for whom idleness holds the slightest appeal.  Thus the appearance of Sarah Bernhardt as a new friend is extremely welcome; but the unexpected emergence of a drowned sailor’s body from teh Seine is even more so.

On the sailor’s chest is a tattoo–a tattoo reminiscent of one Irene saw years ago in London, on another sailor’s chest, while the corpse lay upon Bram Stoker’s dining room table . . .

She had been unable to decipher the mysterious circumstances of the London death.  Now, with a second corpse to consider, she seems to see a pattern. Then a young woman is abducted, and–against her will–tattooed!

The inimitable detecting skills of Irene Adler will be sorely tested by the Machiavellian complexities at hand.  Godfrey Norton’s unexpected gifts of disguise will be needed, as will the dogged intelligence of Miss Penelope Huxleigh, Irene’s faithful chronicler.  A large and varied cast-among them the divine Sarah, a green serpent, the first beautiful, blond American Princess of Monaco, a young American journalist, an all-too-attentive Viscount, and Sherlock Holmes himself–will play their roles before Irene unravels the dreadful mystery that confronts her.

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soul-of-steelA Soul of Steel–Book 3  (formerly Irene at Large)

Alive and well despite the widely published accounts of her death, the irresistible Irene Adler and her husband, dashing barrister Godfrey Norton, are taking coffee with their friend Nell Huxleigh in a Parisian sidewalk cafe when a stranger dressed in Oriental garb falls at their feet.  Surprisingly, it is not Irene’s beauty that has felled him, but a does of poison–and even more surprisingly, the friends learn as he recovers that he is an Englishman!

After nine years in Afghanistan, following the disastrous battle of Maiwand, Quentin is on his way to London to find a Dr. Watson who tended his battle wounds, a Dr. Watson whose life may well be in danger.  Nell’s heart is quickly lost to Quentin, but after a shot through a window, Quentin vanishes. Irene vows to find him, for Nell should not be loved and left.  Their search takes them first to a Parisian garret, inhabited only by a dead Lascar and . . . an indecently large cobra!  Although Irene dispatches the scaly miscreant handily with her revolver, the game is indeed aslither.  The sinuous chase leads through a command performance for the Empress of All the Russias and two visits to Sarah Bernhardt, into a channel steamer and under the desk of Dr. John H. Watson, loops into 221 B Baker Street, and uncoils deadly secrets both past and present.

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another-scandal-in-bohemiaAnother Scandal in Bohemia–Book 4 (formerly Irene’s Last Waltz)

The ever irresistible Irene Adler, her dashing barrister husband Godfrey Norton and the indomitable Miss Nell Huxleigh have arrived at last at their French cottage–having survived (but just barely) the dastardly plots, Russian spies, pistol-wielding criminals . . . and the occasional cobra.  Our happy trio seek nothing but rest and peace.

But Irene has always chafed under idle conditions, and Paris, she says, “is pretty and urbane, but hardly a center of excitement.” So when Charles Frederick Worth, the Parisian King of Couture invites Irene to become his “mannequin de ville,” to wear the fabulous Worth creations to stimulate his trade, Irene leaps at the chance.

But what was a joyous lark soon turns into a journey that can lead to disgrace, dishonor. . . and death.

For Irene, Nell and Godfrey are drawn into a series of events that will compel Irene to the one place that she daren’t go–and to the one man she must not confront.

To Prague and the King of Bohemia.

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chapel-noirChapel Noir–Book 5

Before Caleb Carr and Laurie R. King, Carole Nelson Douglas gave readers a compelling look into Victoriana with a bold new detective character: Irene Adler, the only woman ever to have “outwitted” Sherlock Holmes.  An operatic diva and intellectual equal (and some would say superior) to most of the men she encounters, Irene is as much at home with disguises and a revolver as with high society and haute couture.

Chapel Noir thrusts readers into one of the darkest periods of criminal fact and fiction when two courtesans are found brutally slaughtered in the lavish boudoir of a Paris house that dare not speak its name.  No woman should ever see such horrors, authorities declare, but a powerful sponsor has insisted that Irene investigate the case, along with her faithful companion, sheltered parson’s daughter Penelope Huxleigh.  Yet does anyone really seek the truth, or do they wish only to bury it with the dead women?

For there is a worse horror that will draw Irene and her arch rival, Sherlock Holmes, into a duel of wits with a fiendish opponent: These Paris killings mimic a series of gruesome murders that terrorized London only months before.  In a dangerous and disreputable part of town known as Whitechapel . . .

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castle-rougeCastle Rouge–Book 6

Carole Nelson Douglas gives readers a delightful look into Victoriana with Irene Adler, the only woman ever to have outwitted Sherlock Holmes, in “A Scandal in Bohemia.”  A charismatic performer and the intellectual equal to the men she encounters, Irene Adler is as much at home with a spyglass and revolver as with haute couture and gala balls.

She has thwarted plots against nations, spurned a monarch, and lived to reap a sweet revenge.  Now Irene is on the hunt for one of the true monsters of all time–Jack the Ripper.  It was she who led the search, with a most unlikely group of allies, through the catacombs of 1889 Paris, to capture the suspect at a horrific secret-cult ceremony held beneath the city.  But disaster has scattered those allies and the Ripper has again escaped.  Sherlock Holmes has returned to London, and Watson, to reinvestigate the Whitechapel murders of the previous fall from an entirely new angle.

Irene fears the Ripper will strike again and is eager to hunt this monster down.  But terror has struck a little too close to home, for her own nearest and dearest are mysteriously missing–her companion/biographer, Nell Huxleigh, abducted in Paris, and her barrister husband, Godfrey Norton, vanished in the wilds of Bohemia.  Where should Irene search first?

Though Irene has many highly placed friends, the Baron de Rothschild, Sarah Bernhardt, and the Prince of Wales can offer only money and goodwill.

Irene must rely on an unreliable cohort: the American prostitute named Pink, who has proven to be someone with her own agenda, and Bram Stoker, the theatrical manager who will later pen Dracula. The trail will lead back to Bohemia, and on to new and bloodier atrocities, before pursuers and prey reunite at a remote castle in Transylvania, where the Ripper is cornered and fully unveiled, at last to answer the question the world is asking: Who is Jack the Ripper?

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femme-fataleFemme Fatale–Book 7

Irene Adler is the only woman ever to have outwitted Sherlock Holmes. . . and the one who has come closest to stealing his heart.  She has competed (and sometimes cooperated) with the famous fictional detective over six popular and acclaimed novels, featuring her daring investigations across the Continent.  All along, the beautiful and brilliant American diva-turned-detective has managed to conceal her background and history, even from her dashing barrister husband, Godfrey Norton, and her devoted companion and biographer, English spinster Nell Huxleigh.

The allies that Irene has made during her investigations include such luminaries as the Baron de Rothschild, Sarah Bernhardt, and Bram Stoker, as well as the soon-to-be-infamous Nellie Bly, a daring American journalist who helped Irene hunt Jack the Ripper.  Now Nellie has wired Irene some astounding news, news that will shake her world: Irene’s mother is the target of an assassin.

Irene’s past is shrouded in secrecy, and at first she is unwilling to divulge anything that would link her to America.  But a series of bizarre killings in New York City draws her reluctantly back to her native country, where she must race with a murderer to find her mother, a woman of mystery who may turn out to be the most notorious woman of the nineteenth century.

As Irene forges a trail into her own hidden past, Nellie Bly draws another ace investigator across the Atlantic to join the hunt for a serial killer, the last man on earth Irene Adler wants to discover anything about her shocking past . . .  Sherlock Holmes.

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spider-danceSpider Dance–Book 8

Irene Adler is the beautiful opera singer who bested the best detective in the world, the only woman to ever outwit Sherlock Holmes.  She has spent years in self-imposed exile in Europe, in an attempt to reinvent herself and create a new life, because she cannot remember the old one.  But now circumstances have forced this diva-turned-detective to investigate a past she doesn’t remember–on her home ground.

Daredevil reporter Nellie Bly has lured Irene, her faithful chronicler and British Parson’s daughter Nell Huxleigh, and Holmes himself to America, offering information regarding Irene’s parentage.  New York City in 1889 proves to be both fascinating and perilous for Irene, and Nellie Bly’s information turns out to be more harmful than helpful.  Because now Irene and her allies–and enemies–must race to follow a deadly trail of hidden personal and political history back in time to the days of the California gold rush, forty years earlier.

They are pursuing the complex and contradictory life story of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century, and before the intrigue-ridden quest is over, Irene and Nell will uncover murderous international political conspiracies, lost treasure, and finally . . . the full, shocking secret of Irene’s birth.

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78 Responses to “Irene Adler”

  • Hi, Sean, I wasn’t forced to stop the series. It was a confusing time when book sales were beginning to slacken in publishing generally. The publisher offered a lower advance, which is a sign of less enthusiasm, but was still very respectable. I was writing a book a year in each series, and the Adlers required intense research. The Midnight Louie books are not the lightweight “silly” cat mysteries the genre looks down on, but written like a three-year TV series and several main characters, storylines and viewpoints all inter-linked. (And done now with the 28th book!) I was writing 270,000 words a year, a lot. The consensus was that doing two very different series presented to the sales force every six months was competing with myself. And I thought I should try something new. Years later, I asked an editor (and they were very tight-lipped about company policy) if the publisher really didn’t see much future in the Adler series. The answer: “They were ahead of their time.” Kiss of death. Which means the support really wasn’t there and there’s nothing worse than pouring everything you have into books that have no real in-house support. Thanks for letting me know what the books mean to you. Reader enthusiasm is the best motivation an author can get! I’ve done an Adler short story this year, and who knows what I might do when now that I’ve broken the long silence with these characters. I’m so disappointed that the film revivals of Sherlock Holmes still don’t provide an independent and fully reimagined Irene Adler.

  • Hi, Edward,
    Any author who’s made a career in writing books published by New York houses must fight fiercely all the way! I’ve been doing it for forty years, ever since I had my first novel ready for submission. It was taken to NY publishers by the late author, playwright, screenwriter, Hollywood and Broadway director, Garson Kanin. (Look him up; he had a fabulous Golden Age career, and was a fabulously unexpected mentor to me.) He had been so taken with my interview and story on him in the newspaper I reported for five years before that he took my first novel to his NY publishing house, unread.:) And so it began. The industry was utterly opaque in those days. Surviving involved corporate and individual editor mind-reading long distance, since most authors live outside the East Coast. I was “forced” to stop a couple series by a hostile editor who wouldn’t buy more of one series for a flimsy reason and one who was abusive to the manuscripts, writing “wrong”, “dumb”,”stupid” and other untrue things and rewriting extensively (editors are to “suggest” outside the MS pages, not berate.) Another editor tried to stop the Adler series from ever beginning by saying I hadn’t looked into the Doyle estate rights issue. I had researched it to the point of writing his literary agency at the time of Doyle’s 1930 death, and getting an answer from the company now on the site. So polite, these Brits. :)) My “diabolical plan” was a big decision for someone who lives on writing. I turned down a three-book contract and went on my own as an indie publisher. I’ve written the first Adler short story in years for the Malice Domestic “Murder Most Historical” anthology coming out soon. We’ll see what happens from there. Thanks for your support of the Adler books! Good reviews on Amazon and Goodreads etc., ahem, can help keep the series alive.

  • Sean Hagins:

    I just read your reply to Edward, Carole, and I must say that I am deeply saddened that you were forced to stop the Irene Adler series! I am actually rereading your series again, and it still is my favourite historical mystery series (Stephanie Barron’s Jane Austen series is a close 2nd) In my opinion, it just shows that the reading public doesn’t have a clue! (I imagine your publisher made you stop for lack of sales?) This is truly the best series out there-insightful, funny, and lots of fun!

  • Edward Owens:

    Welll.l Carol,
    Your explanation makes a lot of sense ( that you were pressured by outside powers) to stop the Irene series.however, and there must always be an however, We as your loyal readers should expect at the very least one of two things, 1) for you to fiercly fight for us and force the issue or 2) think like your Irene and come up with some diabolical plan to get them to change their minds. Looking forward to hearing from you on the delirious solution you might just have come up with. Again your books are super

  • Hi, Edward,
    Thanks for your wonderful comments on the Irene Adler books! I had many ideas of where the series was going next, which is why the ending did
    not further the Nell and Quentin relationship. But in publishing many circumstances can affect a series, and I was dissuaded from going forward. I did just write an Irene Adler short story for the Malice Domestic historical story anthology coming out in the spring. So perhaps I can take up your questions in shorter pieces in future. I have have two other early “stopped” series. Believe me, the author is the last one to stop a series unless forced to.

  • Edward Owens:

    I have read all of the Irene Adler books twice. I liked them better the second time. I love the catchy and subterran plots. Sherlock is dropped into each work in a clever and humorous way. Since we are quite often reading from the narration by Ms Huxley, I can but feel a readers frustration with the stagnant and slow moving relationship with quentin. And at the end of Spider Dance we are left at the railing of a ship with our hopes and expectations being stuffed in a dark closet with no light to be seen or allowed to even speculate on their relationship. Where do we go from here, I say.
    What a great series

  • Thanks for sending this pastiche. I admit I’m from traditional media (newspaper reporting back when it was serious and not just sports and gossip), and had never heard of what’s called “fan fiction”. I didn’t believe I was “riding” on Conan Doyle and his immortal creation when I wrote “Good Night, Mr. Holmes”, but expanding on the promise of his Irene Adler character and her potential to be fully developed after decades of men after Doyle writing about her as a “Victorian vamp” and no more. Doyle’s version was amazingly liberated for his time, but he championed the married women’s property act, which gave women control of their own money when they married. I had resolved to remain true to Doyle’s vision of the character, and what you’ve written remains true to my embroidery on Doyle. Good work!

  • Thanks for commenting. I’m happy to announce I just wrote my first Irene Adler short story in decades, for the Malice Domestic mystery convention anthology, “Murder Most Historical”, and I’ll be putting several Irene Adler stories into print and eBook in a couple years. I’m not happy with film depictions of Irene Adler in the past few years. Stereotyped and trivial. But women still don’t direct and produce films as much as men, and I hope in some as yet-unknown film world Irene will come to life on the viewing-whatever. I did approach Jane Seymour back in 1990, and she floored me by responding in person and seriously, but her career went in a different direction. As for writing a full novel, I’m hoping to live long and revisit my past truncated series. Hearing from readers like you is what kept me writing right up to a midnight deadline to finish the story, “Spirited Death”, on time.

  • Gillian:

    Hi Ms. Douglas,
    My mom and I are big fans of your novels, but we especially love Irene Adler.
    Is “Spider Dance” really the last one you will ever write for Irene? I had been anticipating the Gypsy woman’s prediction in “Another Scandal in Bohemia” that Irene would finally get that tattoo and travel to Tibet!

  • […] favorite fictional character. Mine is Irene Adler. She came to life in a short series about her by Carole Nelson Douglas. The first book in the series is Goodnight, Mr. Holmes and is worth a read for anyone who loves […]

  • Thank you, jon-michael, for your kind words about my concept and execution! I owe it all to the wonderful classic authors I read.

  • jon-michael:

    hello carole love your books such a great idea and command of english. kudos to you. xo.

  • Thanks for your thoughtful comment! I like your idea! I chose to make Colonel Moran the villain from the Canon in my Adler novels, and I know Moriarty has been revisited by other writers, but it would be fun for me to reconsider him as thoroughly as I did Irene! One day. . .

  • Joseph Henry:

    Hi, Mrs. Douglas, I’m a big fan.
    I wanted to comment, on your comment, about how Irene has been represented in the media. I agree she has been, delegated to being the pawn, or the sex object, and I think this is so short sighted. Irene, to me, always represents a confidence and strength of character that everyone gravitates towards. She’s an Alpha-Female. But she should never be just an object. Could you imagine what those films would have been like if Holmes, Moriarty and Irene, had all challenged each other? That could have brought out the best in all of these brilliant characters. Maybe one day…

  • Dear Jackie,

    Thanks for making my holiday brighter with your encouragement. My aim was to make Irene Adler a woman who was the mistress of no one but herself, and not a pawn of the supervillain, or a petty thief, or provocative sex worker, and quite a bit of fun too. 🙂 Have a Happy New Year!

  • Jackie Harrington:

    Dear Ms. Douglas,
    Christmas came early for me when last week I realized I had not read the last Irene Adler book..Spider Dance. I read and loved them a few years ago and was so excited to see that I had miss one. I love this charactor. What a woman of today can even relate to. Please write another one soon. Love this type of mystery and we don’t have enough writers writing them. Thanks so much. Jackie

  • Julia, that’s exciting news! I was very happy when all eight Irene Adler novels were bought for reprint in Russia. I too think a film adaption would be wonderful. Irene Adler is still being portrayed by men) as a pawn of the villains and not as a strong and independent woman. And, Nell, despite her conventional upbringing, has adventures she would have never dreamed of. Thanks for letting me know the reception of the books in Russia.

  • […] Mrs. Bonnet in his early 20th century German series of novels. Carole Nelson Douglas has written a series featuring Irene Adler (“the woman”, to Sherlock).  Michael Kurland has a James Moriarty series. Laurie King […]

  • Julia:

    Two days ago I finally found your “The Adventuress” and “A Soul of Steel” in russian bookshops. It’s was almost impossible to not scream happily. Looking for your books was like being a hunter. I just feel myself must to say how much I love your stories. There are two really good written and strong female characters, who can be role models for young woman. I wish to someday, this series would get a film adaptation. Thank you for great sequel of the wonderful Holmes’s books!

  • Hi, Sean,

    I think you have such a great imagination that you should be writing your own stories! Your “forward into the future” idea is very ingenious. I dot hope to write more about Irene and Nell in the future. Thanks for your suggestions!

  • Thanks for keeping me up to date on these Russian edition. And the chance to see the covers! It’s very exciting to have my books available in Russian.
    I thought I answered this a couple days ago, but it didn’t seem to go though. I love your reference to Midnight Louie as “all-nighter” Louie. 🙂

  • Thanks for keeping me aware of when the Russian editions are releasing there. I was wondering how Midnight Louie and his American slang would work in foreign translations. I love that you call him “all-nighter Louis”. Some of his books have been translated into Japonese, so I hope they will be available in Russian someday.

  • Dear Maxim,

    Thanks for taking the time to post on my site. I’ve never heard from a translator before. I’m so pleased to know I had not only a skilled translator, but one who so much enjoyed the book. I was pleased to hear from the Russian reader when the books appeared. Usually American authors never know that. This book was especially intriguing to me in dealing with “the great Game” of international 19th-century politics. I used the only military history of the Battle of Maiwand so I could be true to the facts, except for one fictional motive that allowed me to embroider on the truth and therefore “explain” Watson’s “wandering wound” in the Conan Doyle books. Was it the leg or the arm? 🙂

  • Hi, Linda!
    Thanks for you paeans to Irene Adler and Nell as they occupy the pages of my Adler series. I have several short stories and novellas about them to get out and, hopefully, another novel. Please subscribe to my annual to keep current with what books are coming! Thanks for encouraging me on!

  • Hello!

    This site has a listing of various films and books featuring Irene Adler. Good to see she’s getting her due.

  • Dear Jaroslav,

    Thank You for showing me the links to the first three Irene Adler novels in Russia. Very exciting! And a very nice feel of the period to the covers! I don’t usually see copies or covers of foreign editions, like I did years ago. I believe the assumption is that covers show up on the web these days. I appreciate appreciate your thoughtfulness.

  • Jaroslav Yakimov(Russia):

    Hello,Mrs. Douglas.
    Today in Russia, released the Irene Adler “spider Dance”.
    Here’s the last 4 volumes of “Irene Adler”:
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/21df/vtiaOB4Nbt4.jpg (Chapel Noir)
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/35c3/hDC5RrdpiYY.jpg (Castle Rouge)
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/35cc/JtSi3VQnbU8.jpg (Femme Fatale)
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/72fa/7Y34Ib50MOA.jpg (Spider Dance)
    P. S. :continuation of the series are the books Lillian James brown “cat who…”.I hope we will release Your series of books about an all-nighter Louis. https://pp.vk.me/c627926/v627926351/769c/iewKc2f5xAE.jpg

  • Jaroslav Yakimov(Russia):

    Hello,Mrs. Douglas.
    Today in Russia, released the Irene Adler “spider Dance”.
    Here’s the last 4 volumes of “Irene Adler”:
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/21df/vtiaOB4Nbt4.jpg(Chapel Noir)
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/35c3/hDC5RrdpiYY.jpg(Castle Rouge)
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/35cc/JtSi3VQnbU8.jpg(Femme Fatale)
    https://pp.vk.me/c629301/v629301240/72fa/7Y34Ib50MOA.jpg(Spider Dance)
    P. S. :continuation of the series are the books Lillian James brown “cat who…”.I hope we will release Your series of books about an all-nighter Louis.https://pp.vk.me/c627926/v627926351/769c/iewKc2f5xAE.jpg

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