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Book cover ofSH School for Detection
  • Author: Simon CLARK (Editor)
  • Publisher: Robinson Publishing
  • Published: 2017
  • Description: Softback, New
  • Dust Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
  • Edition: First (signed)
  • ISBN-13: 9781472136879
  • Ref: 11924
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A First UK edition B Format paperback with a full 1 to 9 number sequence indicating a first printing. New and unread.

Edited by Simon Clark who also wrote the introduction, prologue and a story for the book.  SIGNED by Simon Clark on the title page.

SYNOPSIS: “Holmes receives a most intriguing proposal…

It is to found a school – for modern detectives, intelligent seekers of truth. Holmes’s School for Detection is an astonishing one, boasting one of the most remarkable men of all time. Its students are presented with baffling mysteries, shocking crimes and all kinds of danger. Yet, always in the background, they have the wisest of mentors.

The school’s students take on a host of ‘new cases’ – The Adventure of the Avid Pupi’ and The Case of the Cannibal Club among them – which imagine the great Sherlock Holmes as an educator of a new breed of investigators. They are detectives wedded to using the power of observation and the latest scientific techniques in order to become the most consummate of warriors in the fight against crime.

These eleven new stories are written by: Simon Bestwick, Simon Clark, Cate Gardner, William Meikle, Steven Savile, Alison Littlewood, Saviour Parotta, Paul Finch, Guy Haley, Carole Johnstone, Nick Oldham.”


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