The Secret Journals of Sherlock Holmes
SECRETS, SUSPENSE, AND CONSPIRACY. LONDON THROUGH THE EYES OF THE GREAT SHERLOCK HOLMES
A further seven tales have been rescued from the battered tin dispatch-box which came into the possession of the famous Dr Watson’s namesake. Deliberately unpublished to protect the names of those they concern, now, finally released to the public a multitude of previously unseen cases are revealed.
An American millionaire receives threatening letters from a sinister Black Hand…A mysterious box terrifies a shop keeper…Holmes and Watson feel the influence of an old enemy from beyond the grave…And a tragedy occurs which Sherlock Holmes will never be able to forgive himself for failing to prevent. And in addition, the brilliantly conceived proposition: An Hypothesis regarding the identity of the second Mrs Watson.
From the smoky streets of London to a countryside mental institution, the renowned detective and his faithful sidekick Watson must use all their cunning and skills to solve this array of mysteries. With murders, madness and diamonds abound, June Thomson continues the Holmes canon with a brilliance and ingenuity that perfectly captures where Conan Doyle left off.