Encounters of Sherlock Holmes by George Mann

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A brand-new collection of Sherlock Holmes stories from a variety of exciting voices in modern horror and steampunk, including James Lovegrove, Justin Richards, Paul Magrs, Guy Adams and Mark Hodder. Edited by respected anthologist George Mann, and including a story by Mann himself.

Introduction by George Mann 
The Loss of Chapter Twenty-One by Mark Hodder
Holmes and the Indelicate Widow by Mags L Halliday
The Demon Slasher of Seven Sisters by Cavan Scott
The Post-Modern Prometheus by Nick Kyme
Mrs Hudson at the Christmas Hotel by Paul Magrs
The Case of the Night Crawler by George Mann
The Adventure of the Locked Carriage by Stuart Douglas
The Tragic Affair of the Martian Ambassador by Eric Brown
The Adventure of the Swaddled Railwayman by Richard Dinnick  
The Pennyroyal Society by Kelly Hale
The Persian Slipper by Steve Lockley
The Property of a Thief by Mark Wright
Woman’s Work by David Barnett
The Fallen Financier by James Lovegrove

About George Mann

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GEORGE MANN is the author of the Newbury & Hobbes Investigations, beginning with The Affinity Bridge, and other works of fiction including Ghosts of Manhattan and official Doctor Who tie-in material. He edited the Solaris Book of New Science Fiction anthology series and The Mammoth Encyclopedia of Science Fiction. georgemann.wordpress.com
Published February 19, 2013 by Titan Books. 400 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The 14 mostly first-rate if occasionally gory selections in Mann's anthology of all-original Holmes pastiches will delight fans of one of the world's best known and most loved fictional creations. M

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However, I found the Encounters of Sherlock Holmes a most enjoyable and original collection of Holmes stories.

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Mann asks in the book’s introduction, “What is it about the character of Sherlock Holmes that has made him such an enduring creation?” For this reader, Sherlock Holmes is a classic.

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However, it was interesting to see how each writer went about giving the reader their own version of Holmes and Watson and telling a unique detective story.

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