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Baker street irregulars : the game is afoot

Author: Mike Ventrella; Jonathan Maberry
Publisher: New York, New York : Diversion Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : First Diversion Books editionView all editions and formats
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In this new edition of Baker Street Irregulars, a cast of authors riff on the iconic figure of Sherlock Holmes in over a dozen captivating new ways. In Keith DeCandido's "Six Red Dragons," Sherlock is a young girl in modern New York City. In Sarah Stegall's "Papyrus," Sherlock is a female librarian in ancient Egypt. In Daniel M. Kimmel's mesmerizing "A Scandal in Chelm," Sherlock is a rabbi. Derek Beebe sends  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Short stories
Named Person: Sherlock Holmes; Sherlock Holmes
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Ventrella; Jonathan Maberry
ISBN: 9781635763768 1635763762
OCLC Number: 1034725241
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction: My old friend Sherlock Holmes --
The problem of the three journals / by Narrelle M. Harris ; Sherlock is an Australian hipster --
Six red dragons / by Keith R. A. DeCandido ; Sherlock is a young girl in modern New York City --
The adventure of the Diode detective / by Jody Lynn Nye ; Sherlock is a home security system --
Investigations upon taxonomy of venomous squamates / by R. Rozakis ; Sherlock is a graduate student at a lab --
Papyrus / by Sarah Stegall ; Sherlock is a female librarian in ancient Egypt --
My dear Wa'ats / by Hildy Silverman ; Sherlock is an alien ship's captain --
A scandal in Chelm / by Daniel M. Kimmel ; Sherlock is a rabbi --
The affair of the green crayon / by Stephanie M. McPherson ; Sherlock is a grade school teacher --
A study in space / by Derek Beebe ; Sherlock is a teenager on a Moon station --
Sin eater and the adventure of Ginger Mary / by Gordon Linzner ; Sherlock is a "sin eater" in rural post-Civil War America --
The adventure of the double-sized final issue / by Mike Strauss ; Sherlock is a comic book character --
A very important nobody / by Chuck Regan ; Sherlock is an investigator on one of Jupiter's moons --
Ho ho Holmes / by Nat Gertler ; Sherlock is Santa Claus.
Other Titles: Game is afoot
Responsibility: edited by Michael A. Ventrella & Jonathan Maberry.

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Thirteen authors, including Narrelle M. Harris, Jody Lynn Nye, and Sarah Stegall, come together in the second edition of Baker Street Irregulars to pen a new collection of short stories on the iconic  Read more...

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