Mystery and suspense have been all time favourites among readers of all age groups. It is through such elements that a writer is able to glue a reader to his story. The master of detective stories, Scottish born author and physician, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created Sherlock Holmes, the world famous detective, and set a landmark in the world of literature. He wrote four novels and fifty-six short stories that featured Holmes. His adventures never let the readers feel boredom. This book is a collection of all the adventures of Sherlock Holmes that his creator penned with audacity.
About the Author
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on 22 May 1859 in Edinburgh. Over his life he produced more than thirty books, 150 short stories, poems, plays and essays across a wide range of genres. His most famous creation is the detective Sherlock Holmes, who he introduced in his first novel A Study in Scarlet (1887). In 1893 he published 'The Final Problem' in which he killed off his famous detective so that he could turn his attention more towards historical fiction. He published The Hound of the Baskervilles in 1901. He was finally retired in 1927. He died on 7 July 1930.