Category Archives: Barefoot on Baker Street

The voting begins – but the real winner is Undershaw

As some of you may know, I was lucky enough to have my short story – ‘Charlie Milverton’ – published as part of the recent anthology in support of the Save Undershaw campaign. The collection is called Sherlock’s Home, The … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes – what’s the sexual attraction?

Indulging my fantasies? No sorry – Sherlock Holmes is definitely not my type. I’ve been lucky, most reviews of my novel have been  favourable and really understood what I was trying to achieve.  But I did come across one the … Continue reading

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Undershaw – the fight goes on

Yesterday’s court hearing to decide the fate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s former home, did not prove as decisive as everyone had hoped.  The judge has postponed the outcome and will not give a verdict until the end of July. … Continue reading

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Barefoot on Baker Street – available around the world

It’s now possible to get my novel Barefoot on Baker Street just about anywhere in the world with free shipping thanks to the Book Depository. Click here to order Barefoot. Here are the countries with the free shipping  and at … Continue reading

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Ross K Foad reviews Barefoot on Baker Street

Great review of Barefoot on Baker Street from Ross K Foad of No Place Like Holmes.

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How will BBC’s Sherlock tackle the problem at the very heart of the Empty House?

To truly engage with any story, the reader has to like or at least care about the central character.  This is something which I have always found difficult about the original Empty House. I had followed as the earlier stories … Continue reading

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The Well-Read Sherlockian reviews Barefoot on Baker Street

The Well-Read Sherlockian has published a lovely, very detailed review of Barefoot on Baker Street. Below are a few extracts from the review. To read it in full click here “Barefoot on Baker Street is Charlotte Anne Walters’ first novel, … Continue reading

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Another triumph for the Sherlock team with The Hounds of Baskerville

Despite feeling that the episode didn’t quite reach the dizzy heights of A Scandal in Belgravia, I was still completely captured by the ingenuity of the BBC Sherlock’s Hounds of Baskerville. I’m trying to work out what I loved the … Continue reading

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BBC’s Sherlock’s A Scandal in Belgravia – simply wow

I’ve just seen BBC’s Sherlock, and it was brilliant. How do I know that it was brilliant?  Well, my husband sat through the whole thing without fidgeting or wandering off.  And he never does that.  Ever.  Not even during the … Continue reading

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Season’s greetings to one and all

Wishing a very happy Christmas to all those who read my blog, who have purchased my novel and who have given me so much support and encouragement since my journey into publication began with a contract from MX Publishing early … Continue reading

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