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
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:
Gayle Lynds & John Sheldon
Phillip & Jerry Margolin
S. J. Rozan
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A Study in Sherlock: Stories inspired by the Holmes canon by Neil Gaiman, Lee Child, Laurie R. King, Alan Bradley, Leslie S. Klinger