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Pendle Today
How Lancashire inspired the greats of British literaturetown to influence the nation’s leading authors. Stonyhurst College became the i
How Lancashire inspired the greats of British literature
Pendle Today / Posted 7 hours ago
town to influence the nation’s leading authors. Stonyhurst College became the inspiration for literary greats Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and JRR Tolkien. It was also home to Victorian poet Gerard Manley Hopkins, where he trained as a priest at St... Read more
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CBS News
Review: Kafkaesque horror of “Amanda Knox”dealer, Rudy Guede -- had already been tried and convicted for killing Kercher.
Review: Kafkaesque horror of “Amanda Knox”
CBS News / Posted 10 hours ago
dealer, Rudy Guede -- had already been tried and convicted for killing Kercher. Why did the self-proclaimed fan of Arthur Conan Doyle theorize that Knox was involved? Because, he says, Kercher’s body had been covered by a blanket, and only a woman... Read more
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USA Today
Weekend TV: 'Luke Cage' on Netflix, 'Ash vs. Evil Dead'have enchanted loyal viewers but served as a barrier to more casual fans. The o
Weekend TV: 'Luke Cage' on Netflix, 'Ash vs. Evil Dead'
USA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
have enchanted loyal viewers but served as a barrier to more casual fans. The other is that it’s introducing another Arthur Conan Doyle character, Shinwell Johnson, played by another excellent actor, True Blood’s Nelsan Ellis. The mystery is a bit... Read more
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The Irish Times
Rise of the machines: can computers learn how to write?but only after being fed several samples. Some notable examples include the pen
Rise of the machines: can computers learn how to write?
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
but only after being fed several samples. Some notable examples include the penmanship of Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle. In what looked exactly like his writing in black ink on parchment, the words, “Elementary, my dear Watson”... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Port Arthur founder claimed connection to the supernaturalthe town began to grow and expand. Ghosts and supernatural voices guided much
Port Arthur founder claimed connection to the supernatural
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
the town began to grow and expand. Ghosts and supernatural voices guided much of Stilwell's life. In fact, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and other authorities on the supernatural considered Stilwell to have had the greatest psychic experiences known... Read more
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Salon.com
Twitter goes bananas: From Hillary Clinton’s pantsuit to Donald Trump’s snorting, the social media hits and missessure I screwed contractors and I pay no taxes but I recently built this nice bu
Twitter goes bananas: From Hillary Clinton’s pantsuit to Donald Trump’s snorting, the social media hits and misses
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
sure I screwed contractors and I pay no taxes but I recently built this nice building. To paraphrase Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, this was the proverbial dog that didn’t bark. For most other presidential candidates (particularly... Read more
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The New Yorker
Tana French’s Intimate Crime Fictionpolice aspire. A crime writer’s own background often shapes how he or she conce
Tana French’s Intimate Crime Fiction
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
police aspire. A crime writer’s own background often shapes how he or she conceives of the art of detection. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, a medical doctor, made Sherlock Holmes a scientific diagnostician. French studied drama at Trinity College and... Read more
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Games Radar
Sherlock season 4 episode titles riff on the detective's old talesthe titles, but there's enough here to tell us something new about the season.
Sherlock season 4 episode titles riff on the detective's old tales
Games Radar / Posted 4 days ago
the titles, but there's enough here to tell us something new about the season. "The Six Thatchers" is a nod to the Arthur Conan Doyle story "The Six Napoleons" that features a criminal who destroys busts of Napoleon in pursuit of a hidden black... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Steven Price’s ‘By Gaslight’ is a formidable mystery, but worth the effortSteven Price’s copious second novel, a mystery. At its best, it will remind you
Steven Price’s ‘By Gaslight’ is a formidable mystery, but worth the effort
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Steven Price’s copious second novel, a mystery. At its best, it will remind you of the work of Dickens, Wilkie Collins and Conan Doyle. It exudes an abundance of atmospherics mixed with indirection and subtle plotlines. The story begins in London,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Give a hoot about artwill be followed by a conversation with the actors and director. "The Hound of
Give a hoot about art
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
will be followed by a conversation with the actors and director. "The Hound of the Baskervilles" was written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and features the detective Sherlock Holmes. It tells the story of an attempted murder inspired by the legend of a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
England's answer to Tuscany (but you've probably never heard of it)village and then around to Stonyhurst College, the Catholic public school. The
England's answer to Tuscany (but you've probably never heard of it)
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
village and then around to Stonyhurst College, the Catholic public school. The place had inspired JRR Tolkien. Also Arthur Conan Doyle, a former pupil. There were, though, more bitter associations. As a talented schoolboy sportsman, I had played... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lucy Liu looks exquisite on Extra ahead of Elementary's returnpremiere of her CBS programme Elementary, which airs next Sunday Set in the pr
Lucy Liu looks exquisite on Extra ahead of Elementary's return
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
premiere of her CBS programme Elementary, which airs next Sunday Set in the present, Elementary is adapted from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories and stars Jonny Lee Miller as the iconic detective. The Kill Bill actress plays... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The Brownlees...the antithesis of Cain and Abelcrying ones. The best selling author could have taken a leaf out of fellow Sco
The Brownlees...the antithesis of Cain and Abel
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
crying ones. The best selling author could have taken a leaf out of fellow Scot and creator of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle. The game was indeed afoot when he was on hand to write down, in his role as the Daily Mail correspondent, how... Read more
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birminghammail
Did Sherlock Holmes kill Midland actor Jeremy Brett, the man who played him?be the best Sherlock Holmes the world had ever seen. He conducted extensive re
Did Sherlock Holmes kill Midland actor Jeremy Brett, the man who played him?
birminghammail / Posted 12 days ago
be the best Sherlock Holmes the world had ever seen. He conducted extensive research on the great detective and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself, and was very attentive to discrepancies between the scripts he had been given and Conan Doyle’s original... Read more
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Bay Weekly
The Eagle Flies AgainHarry Potter book, readers pushed and shoved to buy, by installment, novels by
The Eagle Flies Again
Bay Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
Harry Potter book, readers pushed and shoved to buy, by installment, novels by the likes of Charles Dickens and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, whose Sherlock Holmes stories meant wealth for The Strand magazine. Fast-forward to 1994, when New Bay... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Follow breaking news and travel updates from across Surreythe man’s injuries are “not thought to be life threatening”. The former home o
Follow breaking news and travel updates from across Surrey
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
the man’s injuries are “not thought to be life threatening”. The former home of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has been officially opened by South West Surrey MP Jeremy Hunt as a school for children and young adults with... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Review: A subtle Victorian crime novelSteven Price’s copious second novel, a mystery. At its best, it will remind you
Review: A subtle Victorian crime novel
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 days ago
Steven Price’s copious second novel, a mystery. At its best, it will remind you of the work of Dickens, Wilkie Collins, and Conan Doyle. It exudes an abundance of atmospherics mixed with indirection and subtle plot lines. The story begins in... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
School finally opens at Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s former homeJeremy Hunt officially opened the new school Norman Stromsoy, chief executive
School finally opens at Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s former home
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
Jeremy Hunt officially opened the new school Norman Stromsoy, chief executive of DFN, said: “Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes enthusiasts the world over can now be reassured that Undershaw has been finally saved and will never be allowed to... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making GamesThe Devil’s Daughter, players will be immersed in Holmes’ world and bring his a
The Art & Business of Making Games
Gamasutra / Posted 17 days ago
The Devil’s Daughter, players will be immersed in Holmes’ world and bring his adventures to life in a way that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle could not imagine.” "We are delighted to be working with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. on the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Inspired scene helps 'Ripper'; vet's story is muddled in 'Middle Ground'by writers Jen Spyra and Boaz Reisman as a Sherlock Holmes murder mystery invol
Inspired scene helps 'Ripper'; vet's story is muddled in 'Middle Ground'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
by writers Jen Spyra and Boaz Reisman as a Sherlock Holmes murder mystery involving Jack the Ripper (though Arthur Conan Doyle never actually wrote a Ripper mystery, it's not uncommon to see the two linked), the show is an exercise in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sherlock Holmes finds a home in California’s Gold Countryhundreds of hardcovers — and all the cozy little reading spots, and head up the
Sherlock Holmes finds a home in California’s Gold Country
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
hundreds of hardcovers — and all the cozy little reading spots, and head up the stairs to a scene straight out of an Arthur Conan Doyle novel. It’s like a time-machine jump into Victorian London, complete with Sherlock Holmes’ sitting room, Dr.... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Head over heart in footballa payout. This is certainly information that should be relevant to any bet you
Head over heart in football
tribalfootball.com / Posted 25 days ago
a payout. This is certainly information that should be relevant to any bet you make – as the likes of Napoleon and Arthur Conan Doyle recognised the folly of ignoring the available information. However with football, as with many other areas of... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
The touch of the Master's handis the type of music they play. Dr. Watson, the sidekick of the famed Sherlock
The touch of the Master's hand
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 26 days ago
is the type of music they play. Dr. Watson, the sidekick of the famed Sherlock Holmes, the literary creation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, wasn't overly enamoured by the great detective's skill on the violin. Said the famous doctor, "I left Holmes... Read more
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Daily Record
The gruesome and bloody history of Scottish medicinewho worked at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary in the 1870s, pioneered forensic pa
The gruesome and bloody history of Scottish medicine
Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
who worked at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary in the 1870s, pioneered forensic pathology and inspired fellow-Scot Arthur Conan Doyle to create Sherlock Holmes. He was used by Scotland Yard in 1888 to analyse the Ripper murders. Of course, this... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Martin Armstrong Rages "Children Are Once Again The Number One Tool Of Propaganda"the first to establish a government agency for the purpose of creating propagan
Martin Armstrong Rages "Children Are Once Again The Number One Tool Of Propaganda"
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
the first to establish a government agency for the purpose of creating propaganda. They enlisted famous authors like Arthur Conan Doyle, H.G. Wells, and Rudyard Kipling to write books casting the Germans as the enemy. MI6 has since created... Read more
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Connecticut Post
On the river, Goodspeed is the opening actsmoked a curved pipe (not a straight one) and wore a gaudily colored dressing g
On the river, Goodspeed is the opening act
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
smoked a curved pipe (not a straight one) and wore a gaudily colored dressing gown (not the mousy one described by novelist Conan Doyle). Gillette took to heart “a man’s home is his castle” and built his ornate stone edifice high on the bluffs of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
On the river, Goodspeed is the opening actsmoked a curved pipe (not a straight one) and wore a gaudily colored dressing g
On the river, Goodspeed is the opening act
Darien News-Review / Posted 28 days ago
smoked a curved pipe (not a straight one) and wore a gaudily colored dressing gown (not the mousy one described by novelist Conan Doyle). Gillette took to heart “a man’s home is his castle” and built his ornate stone edifice high on the bluffs of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
On the river, Goodspeed is the opening actsmoked a curved pipe (not a straight one) and wore a gaudily colored dressing g
On the river, Goodspeed is the opening act
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
smoked a curved pipe (not a straight one) and wore a gaudily colored dressing gown (not the mousy one described by novelist Conan Doyle). Gillette took to heart “a man’s home is his castle” and built his ornate stone edifice high on the bluffs of... Read more
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Canberra Times
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea everalso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea ever
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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The Age
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea everalso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea ever
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea everalso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea ever
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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WA Today
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea everalso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
King Arthur cop drama might be the best/worst TV show idea ever
WA Today / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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The Courier
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
The Courier / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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The Young Witness
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
The Young Witness / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Western Advocate
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
Western Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
Kiama Independent / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Manning River Times
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
Manning River Times / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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The North West Star
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
The North West Star / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
Daily Liberal / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no jokealso developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Ho
Fox turning King Arthur into NYC police drama, no joke
The Border Mail / Posted 29 days ago
also developing Houdini & Doyle, a drama featuring the famous magician Harry Houdini teaming up with famous author Arthur Conan Doyle to help Scotland Yard investigate crime. So Camelot, Law & Order: Special Medieval Unit, might not be all that... Read more
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DW
Whodunit? How fingerprinting has inspired writers |trial - well before forensic science adopted the technique and made it a common
Whodunit? How fingerprinting has inspired writers |
DW / Posted 30 days ago
trial - well before forensic science adopted the technique and made it a commonplace tool in investigations. 2. Arthur Conan Doyle: "The Return of Sherlock Holmes" (1903) The world's most recognized master detective in fiction, Sherlock... Read more
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The Irish Times
Are you a literary lightweight or big hitter? Quiz answers and winner revealedMexico to catch volcano rabbits’? 8. Which iconic feline character was reputed
Are you a literary lightweight or big hitter? Quiz answers and winner revealed
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
Mexico to catch volcano rabbits’? 8. Which iconic feline character was reputedly inspired by cheese moulds? 9. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous creation, Sherlock Holmes, was well known for his powers of deduction and debunking the supernatural but... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
11 of Surrey's best-loved sci-fi connectionsserialised in 1897 before being published as a novel the following year by Will
11 of Surrey's best-loved sci-fi connections
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
serialised in 1897 before being published as a novel the following year by William Heinemann. Many will be familiar with Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes series but fewer will recognise his work in the science fiction genre. Under the uninspired... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier, Best Frints in the Whole Universe by Antoinette Portisthrough the ether. She’s a medium. Kowal seeds her novel with friendly namedro
Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier, Best Frints in the Whole Universe by Antoinette Portis
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
through the ether. She’s a medium. Kowal seeds her novel with friendly namedrops for Brit-lit and fantasy fans. Arthur Conan Doyle is part of the disinformation campaign to protect the Spirit Corps’ cover. Stuyvesant and company are aided by a... Read more

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