Monthly Archives: July 2011

Was Irene Adler really the woman for Sherlock Homes?

Was Irene Adler really ‘The woman’ or could there have been someone else?  What sort of a woman would it take to capture such a closed heart as the one belonging to Sherlock Holmes? writes Charlotte Anne Walters. For me, … Continue reading

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Professor Moriarty and the ‘tendencies’ which may explain his criminality

Even reading The Final Problem as a youngster, I never quite accepted Holmes’ explanation that Moriarty turned to crime because ‘A criminal strain ran in his blood’ and he had ‘Hereditary tendencies of the most diabolical kind’ writes Charlotte Anne … Continue reading

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Charlotte Anne Walters talks about Barefoot on Baker Street

An interview with Charlotte Anne Walters about her forthcoming novel Barefoot on Baker Street which features the story of Red and her journey from the Victorian workhouse to being involved with Sherlock Holmes, Dr Watson and Professor James Moriarty.

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Sherlock Holmes and speeding bandwagons

Allow me to put it on record, right here and now, that I began writing my novel seven years ago, writes Charlotte Anne Walters.  This was pre-Guy Ritchie, Mark Gatiss, Stephen Moffat and the new wave of Sherlock Holmes appreciation.  … Continue reading

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Barefoot on Baker Street – synopsis

Barefoot on Baker Street is set in late Victorian London where a life of crime is the only way to escape poverty and servitude for one bright young workhouse orphan. The narrative follows Red on her incredible life-journey as it … Continue reading

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Welcome to Barefoot on Baker Street

Welcome to Barefoot on Baker Street – this is the website/blog that’s an extension of the book with the same name. It’s due to be published on September 20. There’s a strong Sherlock Holmes element to the book with plenty … Continue reading

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