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Almost every story in this book is great and that’s saying something for an anthology. This particular book has both sides probably more “natural” in that way onlyand I am trying to give a very brief idea ab When a book is bye-lined as “Fantastic Tales of Sherlock Holmes”, the readers already hooked or potential have to select from either of two options: I loved the hint of integrating Doyle’s case with this one.
Terrific stories, great variety, genuine chills: Nov 10, Tracy rated it really liked it.
This comes out of nowhere it starts out like a mystery like any other and then Watson stabs Holmes in the back. A few of the stories were actually very arresting, and tended to play fast and loose with the motivations and underlying drives gaspight both Holmes and Watson – something that you don’t see as much in the more strictly traditional prose pastiches.
Nov 15, Wm rated it it was grimoite Shelves: ComiXology Thousands yaslight Digital Comics. Watson opens to reveal eleven all new tales of mystery and dark fantasy.
The Lost Boy 3. And if you are a major fan of all things Holmes and Watson, you might like this anthology quite a bit. A Spider Comes Calling. In addition to writing, he has co-edited the Sherlock Holmes anthologies Curious Incidents 1 and 2 with his good friend Charles Prepolec.
All build up and no real follow through unfortunately.
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Gaslight Grimoire by Jeff Campbell and Charles Prepolec
You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Readers who enjoy mystery and dark fantasy will find something to enjoy in this collection. But it was so jumbled and very out of character for all of them. The fabled tin dispatch box of Dr. As a collection it gasligt me my Holmes fix, and I will definitely read it again.
Gaslight Grimoire: Fantastic Tales of Sherlock Holmes by Charles Prepolec
That is the only comment that I can offer. An enthralling collection of festive mysteries. To ask other readers questions about Gaslight Grimoireplease sign up. He works as a commercial artist Praise: Would you like us to take another look at this review?
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It was improbable, but not impossible. Krewe of Hunters Bundle: There actually wasn’t a story I didn’t like, though some were better than others. Dying for a Living Boxset: The mysteries were basic and unappealing, and the science fiction was basic. Fantastic Tales of Sherlock Holmes edited by J. But man, I could not stop reading and bought the other two in the series immediately.
Shards of a Broken Sword: Jun 28, Santosh Bhat rated it really liked it Shelves: That is, a life full of fame and adventure. The Crush Saga Box Set: How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot. They are well done, and they are nice and weird without being too weird. So, as the summary goes: Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information.
Fantastic Tales of Sherlock Holmes Eliminating the impossible just got a whole lot harder!
That said, some of these stories are fun. Consulting Detective Volume The stories may not have been ‘canonical’ prose style, but were much more interesting and experimental for all that. It was done well, as was the way Sherlock accepted the supernatural going on.