Tag Archives: Dr Watson

2014 – The Year Sherlock Holmes Became Free

It’s been yet another busy year for Sherlock Holmes admirers as the popularity of the world’s most famous detective continues to grow. 2014 kicked off with the return of BBC Sherlock. Series Three burst onto our screens with a riot … Continue reading

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Charlie Milverton and Other Stories – it’s out now

March 17 (St Patrick’s Day)  is the official launch day for my new paperback from MX Publishing. It is my first major launch since my debut novel was published in 2011 – which now feels like a very long time … Continue reading

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My own take on a modern Holmes and Watson

My new book, Charlie Milverton and Other Stories is available now to pre order on Amazon. It is a collection of five present-day Sherlock Holmes short stories which poke gentle fun at the idiosyncrasies of modern life – not to … Continue reading

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Why Watson? Why didn’t Holmes pick a more like-minded friend?

Sherlock Holmes is clearly capable of sustaining a lasting friendship, and it’s interesting to observe that the person he chooses to do this with is pretty ordinary by comparison. The most significant relationship in Holmes’ life is the one he … Continue reading

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A belated Christmas present for BBC Sherlock

I was delighted to discover today  that BBC Sherlock has been voted the top TV show of 2012 in a Radio Times poll. The judges were a mix of writers and critics – surely the hardest people to win over. … Continue reading

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BBC Sherlock – which episode gets the Gold Medal?

It’s a tough one this.  How do you choose when each episode has so much to offer?  Husband favours A Scandal in Belgravia but that probably has more to do with Lara Pulver’s naked body than anything else.  For me, … 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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