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Sherlock Holmes: The Impossible Cases

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"When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth."

In these recently discovered accounts, sealed and hidden from prying eyes for almost eighty years, Dr. John H. Watson puts pen to paper once more, as he accompanies his friend, that most rational of detectives, Mr. Sherlock Holmes in the utterly irrational realm of the other
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Paperback, 273 pages
Published 2010 by Dark Regions Press
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Karl
Aug 29, 2016 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
This is copy number 41 of 100 numbered hardcover printed copies signed by Daniel McGachey.
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Managed to be a 5 star read though a bit slow at times. The original Sherlock Holmes stories are rather fast-paced, either in the style they are told in or in the action connected to the mysteries, and usually both. Otherwise a capital read.

The supernatural occurrences are handled with great care and consideration, so as not to derail the ongoing Sherlock Holmes theme of 'No ghosts need apply'.

I might flesh out this review a bit more by going into more detail in the future but not at this tim
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Fred Hughes
Mar 18, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This is a very strong collection of Sherlock Holmes stories. The style, phraseology and pacing are spot on, and has obviously been done with care and respect for the character and the original stories.

There are six cases in total ranging from 8 pages to 74 pages long ably told by Dr Watson; as always.

I see some steampunk imagery sneaking in here, but overall the stories are totally within the genre.

As is usual it seems with Sherlock, he is in front of you and all around you at times, and it’s so
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A splendid Holmes pastiche, full of atmosphere. Highly recommended.
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