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The Conan Doyle Estate Sues Over Sherlock Holmes' Retirement

Remember when Arthur Conan Doyle’s heirs lost their “quixotic” quest to control Sherlock Holmes for 135 years in Klinger v. Conan Doyle Estate? Now the estate is at it again — this time as the plaintiff — in a new lawsuit filed earlier this month: Conan Doyle Estate v. 711 more words

Fiction

Book Review: The Case Files of P.I. Pojo- The Killing of Mr. Heathcote

 Title: The Case Files of P.I. Pojo- The Killing of Mr. Heathcote
Author: Meghna Singhee
Publisher: Puffin Books (Penguin India)
ISBN: 978-0-143-33345-6

Well-written, tight ensemble, appropriate twists and detailed plots- some of the adjectives to describe Meghna Singhee’s attempt at this crime thriller. 413 more words

Book Review

Latest review of A Biased Judgement by Geri Schear

“This is the most “authentic-feeling” work I have read. Doyle himself would be pleased with this. Every detail reeks of authenticity. It was difficult to put this down, and I’m sorry I’m finished!” 22 more words

Sherlock Holmes

The Birds are Flown...

From Sherlock Holmes Esq to Doctor Watson:

Watson
I thought I had better let you know that Miss Hedren and myself are safe and unharmed; I trust you will not be offended by our sudden departure during your slumbers – we attempted to wake you, but you were like the proverbial log. 236 more words

Detective Fiction

Murder-- The Scarlet Thread Running Through Our Lives

In the last 5 -7 years, there has been an exponential increase in interest in the stories of the great detective Sherlock Holmes. This started when a movie starring the great Robert Downey Jr. 593 more words

Books

Tate Modern Trip

I feel like I should start off by saying something obligatory like ‘first post on the new blog’. Anyhow this is my second blog because of an unfortunate dodgy URL that wouldn’t change. 123 more words

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