By Neil Gaiman, Lee Child, Laurie R. King, Alan Bradley, Leslie S. Klinger
Bestselling Authors pass Holmes in an impossible to resist assortment edited through award-winning Sherlockians Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger
Neil Gaiman. Laura Lippman. Lee baby. those are only 3 of eighteen star authors who offer attention-grabbing, exciting, and totally unique views on Sherlock Holmes during this distinct booklet. those smooth masters position the sleuth in suspenseful new events, create characters who clear up Holmesian mysteries, give some thought to Holmes in his later years, fill gaps within the Sherlock Holmes Canon, and demonstrate their very own own obsessions with the nice Detective.
Thomas Perry, for instance, has Dr. Watson inform his story, in a virtuoso paintings of exchange heritage that unearths President McKinley coming near near the sleuth with a nerve-racking request; Lee baby sends an FBI agent to enquire a criminal offense 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 photo artist Colin Cotterill portrays his fight to accomplish this project in his hilarious “The Mysterious Case of the Unwritten brief Story.”*
In ideal tribute comes this scrumptious selection of twisty, smart, and mesmerizing stories of a undying icon.
Featuring tales from:
Gayle Lynds & John Sheldon
Phillip & Jerry Margolin
S. J. Rozan
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I saw Wallace Langston talking to a cop and jotting down some notes on a spiral pad. Wallace didn't get out of bed for The Guilty 27 many stories. He left that to his city desk. But this wasn't just New York front-page news, this was a national headline. The kind of tawdry story that Paulina Cole and the Dispatch would be sopping up with a biscuit and squeezing dry. I hadn't seen Paulina Cole in months, and I prayed she wasn't here tonight. I didn't need any distractions. Paulina Cole had once been a top reporter at the Gazette but left after penning a series of controversial yet shockingly popular articles where she insinuated that my murder accusation was merely the next story in a succession of young journalists whose names always ended up in brighter lights than their stories.
I want to talk to the ballistics department," I said. " Wallace asked. "Athena was killed by a high-powered rifle shot from a rooftop three blocks away, and the killer left a message he wanted to be found. This is as premeditated as it gets, and was executed with careful consideration. No doubt the murder weapon will fit into that. " Wallace said. Jack scratched his beard. It looked a little darker than it had the last few days, the brown a little more, er, not gray. With our coverage of the Paradis murder, we were going to sell a lot of papers.
M. She asked if I'd meet her for a drink. To talk about stuff. We'd never really had a chance to say goodbye, she'd said. I told her we did. And still she kept calling. "Hehlo? " "Yes, Mya," I whispered, watching to see if Amanda would wake up. " I waited. She said nothing. " "Oh, stop it," she said, and I could picture her waving her hand dismissively. "You're not sleeping now. It's early, silly. " I felt Amanda stir, her eyes fluttering open. " "It's me," I said softly. "Go back to sleep. " "Again?