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Tales of Sixpence: The Holmes Connection Anthony D. Keys

Tales of Sixpence: The Holmes Connection

Anthony D. Keys

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It’s 1889 and 16 year-old Sixpence is incarcerated in the notorious Newgate Prison, in the heart of London. The judge has let him off lightly but his greatest fear is of fellow inmate, Sykes, who will kill Sixpence if he finds out he is there.ToMoreIt’s 1889 and 16 year-old Sixpence is incarcerated in the notorious Newgate Prison, in the heart of London. The judge has let him off lightly but his greatest fear is of fellow inmate, Sykes, who will kill Sixpence if he finds out he is there.To pass the time and take his mind off Sykes, Sixpence recalls adventures from his past. This first tale tells how he became involved with Sherlock Holmes and the dangers it entailed.Sixpence is a street kid and has been since the age of six. He lives with two friends, Rosie and Beggar Brown in a shed at the back of a milk yard. It’s tough on the streets and many times Sixpence and the others find their lives threatened.The tales are harrowing and reflect rough times, but these are tough and resourceful kids who understand how the world really works.