New PDF release: A Study in Sherlock: Stories inspired by the Holmes canon

By Neil Gaiman, Lee Child, Laurie R. King, Alan Bradley, Leslie S. Klinger

ISBN-10: 0812982460

ISBN-13: 9780812982466

Bestselling Authors pass Holmes in an impossible to resist assortment edited by means of award-winning Sherlockians Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger
 
Neil Gaiman. Laura Lippman. Lee baby. those are only 3 of eighteen megastar authors who supply attention-grabbing, exciting, and totally unique views on Sherlock Holmes during this specific booklet. those sleek masters position the sleuth in suspenseful new occasions, create characters who clear up Holmesian mysteries, reflect on Holmes in his later years, fill gaps within the Sherlock Holmes Canon, and show their very own own obsessions with the good Detective.

Thomas Perry, for instance, has Dr. Watson inform his story, in a virtuoso paintings of trade background that reveals President McKinley imminent the sleuth with a aggravating request; Lee baby sends an FBI agent to enquire against the law close to today’s Baker Street—only to get a twenty-first-century surprise; Jacqueline Winspear spins a narrative of a plucky boy encouraged via the detective to make his personal deductions; and photograph artist Colin Cotterill portrays his fight to accomplish this task in his hilarious “The Mysterious Case of the Unwritten brief Story.”*

In ideal tribute comes this scrumptious number of twisty, smart, and captivating experiences of a undying icon.

Featuring tales from:
 
Alan Bradley
Tony Broadbent
Jan Burke
Lionel Chetwynd
Lee Child
Colin Cotterill*
Neil Gaiman
Laura Lippman
Gayle Lynds & John Sheldon
Phillip & Jerry Margolin
Margaret Maron
Thomas Perry
S. J. Rozan
Dana Stabenow
Charles Todd
Jacqueline Winspear

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He asked. 6 I sat across from him on a matching rust-tone-leather 7 couch. On the wall behind him were photographs of the 8 Parthenon, Chartres, the pyramids, and an honorary plaque 9 from Chastain Horse Park. “There are a lot of people working 0 to find Mrs. Connolly, and they’ll go down a lot of avenues. 1 I’m not going to get into too many details about your family. ” 3 “Thank you,” the judge said. “Those questions are devas4 tating to answer right now. To go over and over. ” 6 I nodded. “Are you aware of any local men, or even 7 women, who might have taken an inappropriate interest in 8 your wife?

The house and barn were surrounded by more than sixty acres of woods and farmland that had belonged to Potter’s family and now were his. ps 8/29/03 3:37 PM Page 111 THE BIG BAD WOLF Hanover, about fifty miles away, where he toiled as an assistant professor of English at Dartmouth. God, he couldn’t take his eyes off Benjamin.

Ps 8/29/03 3:37 PM Page 61 THE BIG BAD WOLF Invisible. By design. Actually, he was hiding in plain sight. On a balmy evening, the man called Wolf was throwing a huge party at his 20,000-square-foot house on the waterfront in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The occasion was the launch of his new men’s magazine, called Instinct, which would compete with Maxim and Stun. In Lauderdale, the Wolf was known as Ari Manning, a wealthy businessman originally from Tel Aviv. He had other names in other cities. Many names, many cities.

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