Book Review: Hound of the Baskervilles

The Complete Sherlock Holmes: Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (New York: Barnes & Noble, Inc., 2009. 1077 pp) Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a Scottish physician and writer, most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, generally considered a milestone in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, plays, romances, poetry, non-fiction and historical novels. All Based on Sherlock My wife remarked to me the other night, “Have you noticed all police shows are based loosely off the Sherlock Holmes stories?” After a moment of pensive thought, I said, “Yes, but they are never quite… Read More →