Review: The Sign of the Four

The Sign of the Four by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1890) Synopsis: As a dense yellow fog swirls through the streets of London, a deep melancholy has descended on Sherlock Holmes, who sits in a cocaine-induced haze at 221B Baker Street. His mood is only lifted by a visit from a beautiful but distressed young … Continue reading Review: The Sign of the Four

Review: A Study in Scarlet

A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1887) The first of Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories; it is also one of only two to be split into two very distinct parts and one of only four classed as novels. Synopsis: Looking for a place to live in London after his Afghan service, Dr. … Continue reading Review: A Study in Scarlet