Spies in Whitehall, an innocent man imprisoned, and a family uprooted. The Railway Children befriend an old man who hopes that things can be put right, but to uncover the truth he will need the help of Sherlock Holmes.
A traditional adventure for Holmes and Watson, featuring characters from E. Nesbit’s classic children’s book, The Railway Children.
The collection including this story was funded through a successful Kickstarter Campaign.
“Life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could invent.” — Sherlock Holmes, “A Case of Identity”
The life of The Great Detective has included numerous experiences during the course of his career that can be described as strange, and within these pages are found stories in which his investigations unexpectedly bring him into contact with a variety of famous literary characters for some of his strangest cases yet!
The inventive minds of many top authors have brought to life a Baker’s (Street) dozen traditional Sherlock Holmes adventures that veer into some non-traditional directions as Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson take on cases with such unique visitors to 221B Baker Street as Allan Quatermain, Peter Pan, Huckleberry Finn, Frankenstein’s monster, Dr. John Silence, and many more!