Holmes Contempo

517smtmudul._sy400_.jpgIn the Company of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon by Laurie R King and Leslie S Klinger is a terrific collection of short stories written by contemporary writers. After lengthy copyright wrangling with the Doyle estate, this creative group of stories became available to Holmes enthusiasts in 2014.

I loved the updated stories comprising this collection. Some are funny, a few heartwarming, and others, dark with a tinge of Moriarity. How happy I am to have read this book. It reinforced my belief in the creative spirit and the enduring legacy of the unforgettable characters created by Arthur Conan Doyle.

Short list of contributing authors:

Michael Connelly, Jeffery Deaver, Michael Dirda, Harlan Ellison, Denise Hamilton, Nancy Holder, John Lescroart, Sara Paretsky, Michael Sims, and others.

About dianeledet

Professional Writing Consultant, Graduate of DePaul University School for New Learning 2008
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2 Responses to Holmes Contempo

  1. aubreyleaman says:

    This sounds awesome! Thanks for sharing. 🙂

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