The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories

Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher: Random House (Audio)

Date: October 2015

Duration: 46 hours 46 minutes

Summary:

Presenting Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler's latest anthology,The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories, the largest collection of Sherlockian tales ever assembled-now in a deluxe hardcover edition, perfect for the collector and gift markets.

Arguably no other character in history has been so enduringly popular as Sherlock Holmes. From his first appearance, in Arthur Conan Doyle's 1887 novellaA Study in Scarlet,readers have loved reading about him-and writers have loved writing about him. Here, Otto Penzler collects 75 wonderful stories about Holmes and Dr. John Watson, the majority of which will be new to readers. Among these pages are tales by acclaimed Sherlockians Leslie S. Klinger, Laurie R. King, Lyndsay Faye and Daniel Stashower; pastiches by literary luminaries both classic (Kenneth Millar, P. G. Wodehouse, Dorothy B. Hughes) and current (Anne Perry, Neil Gaiman); and parodies by Conan Doyle's contemporaries James M. Barrie, O. Henry, and August Derleth.

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  • Anna Michelle Anderson

    Great book for any lover of detective stories. A lot of historical research was done and it made this book very interesting.