Sherlock Holmes

Next up for the Contess Grey’s Book Club are the stories of Sherlock Holmes written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a Scottish writer and physician.  He was best known for his creation of the famous detective Sherlock Holmes.

Doyle’s stories surrounding Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr Watson, are set in the Victoria or Edwardian era and discuss consulting jobs Holmes takes as a private detective and sometimes to assist Scotland Yard, to solve mysteries.  Doyle’s stories are widely known for their use of forensic science and reasoning in investigations which usually begin from Holmes’ office at 221B Baker Street in London.

 

So join me in reading these stories of mystery and intrigue!

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