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Sherlockian Author Profile - Joseph Svec III

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Sherlockian Author Profile - Joseph Svec III

The next three volumes of the MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories are due in November and fans can get big discounts and unique rewards in the Volume XXII-XIV Kickstarter. Each day we'll be highlighting one of the dozens of authors of the 64 new stories in the new volumes.   Today is Joseph Svec III (Joseph's book website is here) Joseph's poem - “ Sherlock Holmes and the Return of the Missing Rhyme". This is a sequel to my previous anthology poem, “Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Missing Rhyme”, and it references thirteen different original Sherlock Holmes stories in...

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Sherlockian Author Profile - John Davis

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Sherlockian Author Profile - John Davis

The next three volumes of the MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories are due in November and fans can get big discounts and unique rewards in the Volume XXII-XIV Kickstarter. Each day we'll be highlighting one of the dozens of authors of the 64 new stories in the new volumes. Today is John Davis whose story appears in volume XXIV; John's story - “ The Adventure of the Nile Traveler" From the depths of the African continent comes a Sherlock Holmes adventure. A treasured artifact is stolen. It could hold the balance in an international crisis. Holmes is called to inquire, but...

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Sherlockian Author Profile - Brenda Seabrooke

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Sherlockian Author Profile - Brenda Seabrooke

The next three volumes of the MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories are due in November and fans can get big discounts and unique rewards in the Volume XXII-XIV Kickstarter. Each day we'll be highlighting one of the dozens of authors of the 64 new stories in the new volumes.  Today is Brenda Seabrooke (Brenda's website is here) Brenda Seabrooke's story summary: For this anthology I wanted to write a story about a more ordinary person than the British uppers who often are almost caricatures. I tried to think who might commit a crime that would need the services of Sherlock but could...

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Book Reviews - Sherlockian Musings

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Book Reviews - Sherlockian Musings

Sherlockian Musings has had dozens of fantastic reviews. Here are some of the most exciting from leading Sherlockian Societies and publications. The Sherlock Holmes Society of London “Dr Goldfarb surveys each of the sixty stories, lighting upon all sorts of points that others may not have considered. The style is friendly and informal, but always intelligent and thoughtful. Of “The Empty House”, for instance: “Watson’s bereavement, presumably the death of Mrs Watson, is almost a cheery note. The gesture towards grown-up living, marriage, domesticity — that can all be forgotten now. Watson and Holmes can be adventuring boys again, and...

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Sherlockian Author Profile - Richard Paolinelli

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Sherlockian Author Profile - Richard Paolinelli

The next three volumes of the MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories are due in November and fans can get big discounts and unique rewards in the Volume XXII-XIV Kickstarter. Each day we'll be highlighting one of the dozens of authors of the 64 new stories in the new volumes. Today is Richard Paolinelli (Richard's website here) Richard's story - “ The Substitute Thief"   Choosing the Darlington Substitution Scandal as the subject of my latest Holmes pastiche was a natural in many respects. It is an Untold Story that was mentioned in A Scandal In Bohemia, which is merely my favorite Holes story of all. It also allowed me...

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