A collection of stories showing Sherlock Holmes at his best, including his battle with Professor Moriarty
Sherlock Holmes is back on the case in this collection of sparkling short stories, in which we learn about Holmes' early days as a sleuth, encounter a seemingly murderous widow, and meet the great detective's brother, Mycroft, for the first time. And, in 'The Final Problem', Holmes comes face-to-face with his nemesis, Professor Moriarty, in a battle of wits that could kill them both.
This Macmillan Collector's Library edition features an afterword by David Stuart Davies -a Fellow of the Royal Literary Fund and an authority on Sherlock Holmes.
Private Detective Cormoran Strike is visiting his family in Cornwall when he is approached by a woman asking for help finding her mother, Margot Bamborough - who went missing in mysterious circumst...