#Sherlock Holmes

The Many Origins of Sherlock Holmes

Who is Sherlock Holmes? No one knows, but many speculate. Here are some of the most common theories around the origins of Sherlock Holmes.

5 Sherlock Holmes Comics for You to Investigate

Check out Sherlock Holmes comics, like Mycroft Holmes and the Apocalypse Handbook by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld, and Joshua Cassara, retelling and rebooting the classic stories.

A Study in Detective Duos

An essay examining detective duos focusing on Sherlock Holmes and John Watson's relationship and how later authors played with that dyanmic.

Ooh, Shiny: THE BLUE CARBUNCLE Adaptations to Enjoy This Holiday

The Blue Carbuncle is as close as Conan Doyle ever came to a Sherlock Holmes Christmas special. Let's look at some of the best versions!

Reading Pathways: Anthony Horowitz

Anthony Horowitz is a prolific author. We walk you through four series with a focus on murder and intrigue to get you started.

7 Unconventional HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Adaptations

Here they are in chronological order: seven of the most unusual The Hound of the Baskervilles adaptations to ever hit our screens!

A (Mostly) Definitive Ranking of Sherlock Holmes Adaptations

With more than 250 Sherlock Holmes adaptations, there’s no way to rank them all. But here's a start of the best in TV and movie adaptations.  

Adler-Pated: 5 Faithful Adaptations of A SCANDAL IN BOHEMIA

A Scandal in Bohemia is one of Sherlock Holmes' most iconic cases, yet many adaptations make drastic changes to it. Here are some faithful adaptations!

4 Genderbent Sherlock Holmes Novels for the 21st Century

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective is timeless. These genderbent Sherlock Holmes adaptations are proof that the character lives on today.

Please Let Mycroft Holmes Be Fat

We have so few decently depicted fat characters in the media. Mycroft Holmes could be one of them, if someone would just let him be fat.