About this book
7th title in this thrilling, fast-paced adventure series about Sherlock Holmes's gang of street-urchin detectives. Ages: 9+
There's been a murder at the racing stables and Gertie's father, Patrick, stands accused. The punishment is death by hanging, and Gertie is beside herself. She knows her father didn't do it, but with Sherlock Holmes away, how can she prove his innocence? Wiggins suspects an inside job and sends Sparrow in to do some digging around.