By Neil Gaiman, Lee Child, Laurie R. King, Alan Bradley, Leslie S. Klinger
Bestselling Authors move 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 big name authors who supply attention-grabbing, exciting, and totally unique views on Sherlock Holmes during this extraordinary publication. those sleek masters position the sleuth in suspenseful new events, create characters who resolve Holmesian mysteries, think of 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 trade background that reveals President McKinley imminent the sleuth with a nerve-racking 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 by way of 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 excellent tribute comes this scrumptious number of twisty, smart, and enchanting stories of a undying icon.
Featuring tales from:
Gayle Lynds & John Sheldon
Phillip & Jerry Margolin
S. J. Rozan
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I've got plenty, and anything I have is yours. You—" "'Anything I have is yours,' "Roy, eyes narrowed appreciably. " "You can go to one of the really good schools, Roy. Harvard or Yale, or some place like that. Your grades are certainly good enough, and with my money—our money . " "Now, Lilly. You know you need the money for yourself. " She flinched, as though he had struck her, and her face worked sickishly, and the trim size-nine suit seemed suddenly to hang on her: a cruel moral to a life that had gotten her everything and given her nothing.
She laughed shakily, and called him silly; avoiding his eyes, refusing to be rejected as she must have known she would be. "Of course, you have money! I've got plenty, and anything I have is yours. You—" "'Anything I have is yours,' "Roy, eyes narrowed appreciably. " "You can go to one of the really good schools, Roy. Harvard or Yale, or some place like that. Your grades are certainly good enough, and with my money—our money . " "Now, Lilly. You know you need the money for yourself. " She flinched, as though he had struck her, and her face worked sickishly, and the trim size-nine suit seemed suddenly to hang on her: a cruel moral to a life that had gotten her everything and given her nothing.
Is—is this all we have, Roy? Is it all we're going to have? " "How could we top a thing like that? " She looked at him silently, the burning eyes turning lackluster, staring at him from behind an invisible veil. Without turning her head, she extended a hand and slowly tamped out her cigarette. "That was a funny," he said. " "Oh, I am laughing, dear," she said. " She reached down, picked up a stocking and began to draw it on. A little troubled, he pulled her around to face him. "What are you driving at, Moira?