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Publication Order of Akron Books

Publication Order of Charlotte Holmes Books

A Study in Charlotte (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Last of August (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Case for Jamie (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Question of Holmes (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Muse Books

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

No Girls No Telephones (2014)Description / Buy at Amazon
Girl-King (2015)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hello Girls (With: Emily Henry) (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sunrise Nights (With: Jeff Zentner) (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

They Said(2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
That Way Madness Lies: Fifteen of Shakespeare's Most Notable Works Reimagined(2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Brittany Cavallaro is a bestselling American author of young adult and poetry books best known for her novels The Last of August, A Study in Charlotte and The Case for Jamie. She graduated from Middlebury College with a BA in literature and an MFA in poetry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Brittany currently resides in Michigan together with her husband their dog, cat and a collection of deerstalker caps.

The author has been a recipient of many awards for her contribution to poetry and fictional books. She is a New York Times bestselling author of the Charlotte Holmes novel. Brittany Cavallaro has also won and the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship award

A Study in Charlotte

A Study in Charlotte is the debut novel in the Charlotte Holmes series. Sheringford is the home to the great-great-great granddaughter of Sherlock, a renowned detective. Jamie Watson wants a scholarship to a school in the same area as the last result alternative. Though it is located next to the residence of his estranged father, he is also attracted to the fact that he gets to Charlotte. The meeting of Watson and Charlotte is at first filled with negative energy until they are forced to work together after being implicated with a murder case.

Charlotte and Jamie meet under an atmosphere of negative energy only that Jamie is attracted to her as he admires the lineage of the detective family. Though he tries to keep a distance, they find themselves being drawn together after a copy cat tries framing them for murder at the college. Someone has come up with a string of murders all which are framed on the two characters which imitate most of the killings that the ancestors of Charlotte solved. Charlotte is seen to be the main suspect since one of the slain students had a messy relationship with her making her the first suspect. The cases on their hands seem very much like those that their fathers had to solve back in their days. The two are forced to join hand and clear their names since the suspicions and connection of events mainly point the two as the persons behind everything. As they start working together to solve the murders, a friendship grows between them and eventually turns out to be romantic.

The story is just amazing with the development of characters that are original and given roles that make the read enjoyable. The inclusion of mysteries holds your attention as you seek to unravel them together with the characters. The author carefully arranges events that detail a high level of creativity through the story.

The Last of August

The second in Charlotte Holmes Series is, The Last of August. Jamie and Watson have been through a hard time which put them in a position where they almost had themselves killed. However, Charlotte has many secrets and a past that she chooses to keep from Jamie. However, Watson and Charlotte find themselves moving from Shillingford all the way to Europe to solve a case that involves her uncle.

Its Christmas time and the two are spending time together, but the fun comes to an end when at Holmes’ family in Sussex hell breaks loose. Charlotte’s uncle disappears though no one else apart from her seems bothered by the funny incidence. Uncle leader had been working in Berlin as an undercover cover agent. Charlotte takes over things and flies to Europe so that they can solve the mystery where they find themselves teaming up with Moriarty. Moriarty is not liked by most of the Holmes though he is the person who can quickly assist in solving the mystery that will bring down many of his family members
The investigations end up unraveling many hidden secrets including a series of art forgeries. The case becomes huge putting the two on a dangerous road that might even fix them to the same situation that they are solving. Though Watson and Charlotte have their demons to contend with, time is not on their side, and they have to bring everything to light to unravel the mysteries. As they work together to solve the puzzles coming their way, they grow closer to each other developing a relationship.

The twists and turns with incredible suspense make the story incredible. The writing style is one that is well detailed, vivid and descriptive. Brittany uses an interesting and unique plot to retell the entire Sherlock story.

The Case for Jamie

The Case for Jamie comes third in the NewYork bestselling Charlotte Holmes Series. A year since the shocking death of august Moriarty, life has taken different turns for Jamie and Charlotte. While Jamie is trying to concentrate on his studies, Charlotte is trying to get away from her mistakes Lucien Moriarty.

After the fateful incidence in Sussex, she has been on the run with no one able to point her current location she is aware that her presence makes her prone to harm choosing to stay off the grid. She is sure of one thing- Watson can never forgive her for the mistakes she did. The separation between these two does not go on for long since someone who has been slowly observing them tries having them work together again as a team. It’s clear that there is someone out there who wants to see one suffer while the other dies.

Charlotte is a brilliant, calculating, observative and humorous girl who is sure to go after what she sees right. After the happenings of the last August, Watson is mad with Charlotte and seems to have gotten over her and started a new life. It does not go long before he is asked to help in looking for her by his uncle. In the course of finding her, he finds himself trapped in a series of events that seem to implicate him and Charlotte. Though Jamie has a new girlfriend, he can’t help but compare her with Charlotte and somehow misses her and in the end, have to join hands so that they can stop Lucien Moriarty.
Moving through the happening with the character the reader will definitely feel them through the encounters from page to page. It is one-page turner that you must read.

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