The Stories

The Crimes of John Clay
Short Story

The MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories: Part XXIII

Before he created the Red-Headed League, John Clay had “one or two little turns” with Sherlock Holmes. But what were the crimes that brought this notorious criminal to Holmes’s attention, and how did he evade the Great Detective’s grasp?

The Stanforth Mystery
Short Story

Sherlock Holmes and the Great Detectives - Cover

The Adventure of the Felonious Fiancé - another mystery solved by Sherlock Holmes and recounted by Doctor Watson in the Strand Magazine. However, the old man who habituates the corner table in the A.B.C. teashop is not convinced.