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* EvilAlbino: Baron Maupertuis, the BigBad of ''Death Cloud''. Also an EvilCripple.
* EvilCripple: Baron Maupertuis, the BigBad of ''Death Cloud''. Accidentally trampled by British troops during the Charge of the Light Brigade, he was left paralysed from the waist down by a broken spine. He employs servants to move him around like a human puppet. Also an EvilAlbino.

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* EvilAlbino: Baron Maupertuis, the BigBad of ''Death Cloud''. Also an EvilCripple.
* EvilCripple: Baron Maupertuis, the BigBad of ''Death Cloud''. Accidentally trampled by British troops during the Charge of the Light Brigade, he was left paralysed from the waist down by a broken spine. He employs servants to move him around like a human puppet. Also an EvilAlbino.


* AristocratsAreEvil: Baron Maupertuis, the BigBad of ''Death Cloud'', is an EvilAlbino and EvilCripple, who is driven by a fanatical hatred of England and who plans to murder hundreds of thousands of British troops.

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* AristocratsAreEvil: Baron Maupertuis, the BigBad of ''Death Cloud'', is an EvilAlbino and EvilCripple, who is driven by a fanatical hatred of England and who plans to murder hundreds of thousands of British troops.

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* FictionalizedDeathAccount: In ''Red Leech'', John Wilkes Booth survives the burning barn. The man shot and killed is a coconspirator of Booth's whose badly burned body was mistaken. Booth manages to escape, although badly burned. At the end of the novel, he is confined to an insane asylum where he will live out the rest of his life and die in anonymity.

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* KillerOutfit: In ''Red Leech'', Grivens is killed while fighting Sherlock in the engine room of a steamship. His coat snags on the cams of a gear and his dragged into the workings where he is GroundByGears.


* TheRemnant: In ''Red Leech'', Duke Balthasar is the self-appointed head of the 'Government in Exile of the Confederacy', and plans to rise to conquer Canada and transform it into a new Confederated States of America.

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* TheRemnant: In ''Red Leech'', Duke Balthasar is the self-appointed head of the 'Government in Exile of the Confederacy', and plans to rise an army to conquer Canada and transform it into a new Confederated States of America.


* BathroomBreakout: In ''Red Leech'', Matty's kidnappers let him of the train to use the toilet while one of them watches the door. Holmes breaks through the rotted back wall of the wooden outhouse to help him escape.

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* BathroomBreakout: In ''Red Leech'', Matty's kidnappers let him of off the train to use the toilet while one of them watches the door. Holmes breaks through the rotted back wall of the wooden outhouse to help him escape.



* DeathFakedForYou: In ''Red Leech", John Wilkes Booth had an unknown confederate with him in the barn who died on the fusillade of Union shots and whose body was burned beyond recognition in the subsequent. It was assumed that his body was Booth's.

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* DeathFakedForYou: In ''Red Leech", Leech'', John Wilkes Booth had an unknown confederate with him in the barn who died on in the fusillade of Union shots and whose body was burned beyond recognition in the subsequent.subsequent fire. It was assumed that his body was Booth's.

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* KidDetective: The series features a teenaged Holmes who is still developing his deductive genius while getting involved in adventures that are a lot more action-oriented than his later ones will be.


* BrokenWindowWarning: When Matty is kidnapped in ''Red Leech'', the kidnappers throw a large rock with a note tied to it through Crowe's window. The note says that if Crowe leaves them alone for three months, Matty will be released unharmed.



* WindowPain: When Matty is kidnapped in ''Red Leech'', the kidnappers throw a large rock with a note tied to it through Crowe's window. The note says that if Crowe leaves them alone for three months, Matty will be released unharmed.


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# ''Death Cloud''
# ''Red Leech'' (a.k.a. ''Rebel Fire'')
# ''Black Ice''
# ''Fire Storm''
# ''Snake Bite''
# ''Knife Edge''
# ''Stone Cold''
# ''Night Break''

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# ''Death Cloud''
Cloud'' (2010)
# ''Red Leech'' (a.k.a. ''Rebel Fire'')
Fire'') (2010)
# ''Black Ice''
Ice'' (2011)
# ''Fire Storm''
Storm'' (2011)
# ''Snake Bite''
Bite'' (2012)
# ''Knife Edge''
Edge'' (2013)
# ''Stone Cold''
Cold'' (2014)
# ''Night Break''
Break'' (2015)


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* TheDogBitesBack: In ''Red Leech'', the BigBad Duke Balthassar has a pair of cougars that he uses as {{Right Hand Attack Dog}}s: having semi-trained through a combination of fear and cruelty. Sherlock is able to turn them against Balthassar by giving them a taste for his blood (by feeding them the eponymous red leech) at a point when he is in a weakened position. Blathassar falls off a cliff attempting to escape them.

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* TheDogBitesBack: In ''Red Leech'', the BigBad Duke Balthassar has a pair of cougars that he uses as {{Right Hand Attack Dog}}s: having semi-trained through a combination of fear and cruelty. Sherlock is able to turn them against Balthassar by giving them a taste for his blood (by feeding them the eponymous red leech) at a point when he is in a weakened position. Blathassar Balthassar falls off a cliff attempting to escape them.them.
* DoomedByCanon: Anyone who has read Creator/ArthurConanDoyle's Literature/SherlockHolmes stories knows that nothing lasting can come of the relationship between Sherlock and Virginia.

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* TheDogBitesBack: In ''Red Leech'', the BigBad Duke Balthassar has a pair of cougars that he uses as {{Right Hand Attack Dog}}s: having semi-trained through a combination of fear and cruelty. Sherlock is able to turn them against Balthassar by giving them a taste for his blood (by feeding them the eponymous red leech) at a point when he is in a weakened position. Blathassar falls off a cliff attempting to escape them.

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* RightHandAttackDog: Duke Balthassar, the BigBad in ''Red Leech'', has a pair of semi-trained cougars named Sherman and Grant that he uses as enforcers.

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* ArrowsOnFire: In ''Red Leech'', Sherlock uses flaming arrows to set fire to the Union Army's hydrogen filled balloons.

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* FedToTheBeast: In ''Red Leech'', Duke Balthassar has Sherlock, Virginia and Matty thrown to his Komodo dragons to be devoured.


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* NoMrBondIExpectYouToDine: In ''Red Leech'', Duke Balthassar has Sherlock, Virginia and Matty sit down with for an meal which, for the most part, proceeds quite civilly as he attempts to find out how much they know about his scheme. After the meal, he orders them [[FedToTheBeast thrown to his Komodo dragons]].

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