A LIBRARY READS choice for November!
The range of the 15 new stories here is remarkable….
A notorious lawsuit over whether the Great Detective was in the public domain—he is, according to the court—held up this sequel to King and Klinger’s collection A Study in Sherlock (2011), but it’s well worth waiting for.
Writers and scholars King and Klinger present an anthology of 15 stories inspired by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes adventures. The tales cover a wide variety of interpretations, from comedic to dark, and range from straight pastiches in Watson’s voice to modern settings with Holmesian investigators. There are several standouts.