The Case of the Reluctant Agent by Tracy Cooper-Posey
Approx. 67,710 words.
Published on March 18, 2013.
It is 1917 and the Great War rages.
Mycroft Holmes suspect an agents in Constantinople and wants to send Sherlock Holmes to investigate. When Sherlock refuses, Mycroft is shot and left for dead forcing Sherlock to uncover the turncoat agent.
Holmes’ reluctant return to the Near East provokes bitter sweet memories and breath-robbing surprises, while Holmes hunts for the agent.