#amreading – The Exploits Of Sherlock Holmes

Though many have tried to rewrite, modernize, or write sequels to The Sherlock Holmes Adventures since they entered public domain, no one has ever come close to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the great detective’s original creator. However in The Exploits of Sherlock Holmes, Doyle’s Adrian Conan Doyle and his co-writer John Dickson Carr at least get it…

Movie Review Flashback- Mr. Holmes

Based on Mitch Cullin’s novel A Slight Trick of the Mind, Mr. Holmes is directed by Bill Condon and stars Sir Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes. The movie begins in 1947 with Mr. Holmes retired and keeping bees. He returns from Japan where he finds his maid, the widowed Mrs. Munro, has brought her son…

Top 10 Favorite Sherlock Holmes Quotes

Sherlock Holmes is one of my favorite characters. He was created by the famous writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. He has been portrayed by famous actors like Jeremy Brett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey, Jr., and several others. He has several amazing stories that have inspired several other mystery writers. Because of his fame, several people…