In the Company of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon

Version: Unabridged
Author: Laurie R. King , Leslie S. Klinger
Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartner
Genres: Detective Stories
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: November 2014
# of Units: 8 CDs
Length: 8 hours, 35 minutes
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Overview

This follow-up to the national bestseller "A Study in Sherlock" is a stunning new volume of original stories compiled by award-winning Sherlockians Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger.

The Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle were recently voted the top mystery series of all time, and they have enthralled generations of readers and writers.

Now, Laurie R. King, author of the "New York Times" bestselling Mary Russell series in which Holmes plays a costarring role, and Leslie S. Klinger, Edgar Award-winning editor of "The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes," have assembled a stellar group of contemporary authors from a variety of genres and asked them to create new stories inspired by that canon. Author included here are Michael Connelly, Cory Doctorow, Sara Paretsky, John Lescroart, Lev Grossman, Harlan Ellison, and many more.

Inside you ll find Holmes in times and places previously unimagined, as well as characters who have themselves been affected by the tales of Sherlock Holmes. The game is afoot again!"

Author Details

Author Details

King, Laurie R.

Laurie R. King is the "New York Times" bestselling author of eight Mary Russell mysteries, four contemporary novels featuring Kate Martinelli, and the bestselling novels A Darker Place, Folly, and Keeping Watch. She lives in northern California.

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Klinger, Leslie S.

Leslie S. Klinger is one of the world s foremost authorities on Sherlock Holmes. He is the editor of the three-volume set The New Annotated Sherlock Holmes. The first two volumes, The Complete Short Stories, won the Edgar for Best Critical/Biographical work. He has just published In the Company of Sherlock Holmes and The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft. Klinger is a member of the Baker Street Irregulars and lives in Malibu.