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Sherlock Holmes

Crime scene investigation in literature

12/10/2020 by Samuel John Williams
In the late 19th century Sir Arthur Conan Doyle opened our eyes to the world of crime scene investigation. A Study in Scarlet introduced us to Sherlock...

Books, Films, Tv Series... Elementary!

26/05/2020 by Elena Tonus
Post CEFR level: B2.1 When Arthur Conan Doyle published the first volume of Sherlock Holmes, A Study in Scarlet (1887), he had no idea that he would be...

Sherlock Holmes • The greatest detective of all time

26/11/2019 by Victoria Heward
Sherlock Holmes is possibly the world’s most famous fictional detective. He made his first public appearance on 1st; December 1887 when A Study in Scarlet...

Literary London

26/07/2019 by Victoria Heward
“The streets of London have their map, but our passions are uncharted. What are you going to meet if you turn this corner?” Virginia Woolf   If...

Happy Birthday, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle!

22/05/2019 by Victoria Heward
Detective, Ghostbuster and Goalie   On 22nd May 1859, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in Edinburgh. Everyone knows this Scottish writer for his most...

Spotlight on... The Hound of the Baskervilles

25/10/2017 by Victoria Heward
“The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes.”   Sir Arthur Conan Doyle published his first collection of crime...