The first story that gave life to one of the best fictional detectives – Sherlock Holmes. You already know Sherlock from many books, movies, TV shows, games, graphic novels, even mangas. You might love him, you might not, I’m not going to judge you. What I’m going to do is tell you about a story that started it all.
A Study in Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes #1) by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
It all starts with Watson. After all, we wouldn’t have Sherlock without his kick-ass assistant would we?
Watson is back in London after being injured during the war. He’s looking for an apartment to rent and he can’t be luckier. That day an old friend of his recommends Watson to talk to a certain Mr Holmes. Obviously Holmes agrees to share the same flat under 221B Baker Street. Continue reading “A pill of revenge”