Synopses & Reviews
Sherlock Holmes is the greatest detective in literary history. For the first time since the death of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, a new Holmes story has been sanctioned by his estate, whetting the appetites of fans everywhere.
Information about the book will be revealed as deliberately as Holmes himself would unravel a knotty case, but bestselling novelist and Holmes expert Anthony Horowitz is sure to bring a compelling, atmospheric story to life.
With access to the estate's archives and careful study of the original stories, Horowitz is sure to weave a tale that satisfies new fans as well as the most dedicated Baker Street Irregular.
About the Author
Anthony Horowitz is a novelist and TV screenwriter. He is the author of a string of bestselling children's books, including Alex Rider, The Power of Five and The Diamond Brother series. The ninth and final Alex Rider book, Scorpia Rising, was published in March 2011. Anthony Horowitz is also the creator and writer of 'Foyle's War', and has adapted many of Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot novels. He was awarded a BAFTA for 'Foyle's War' and Foyle was recently voted 'The People's Detective' in the ITV3 Crime Thriller Awards, an award voted for by viewers. He lives in Clerkenwell, London.