A Study in Scarlet is one of 10 books in the Sherlock Holmes Children’s Collection box set. Please try again. Professor James Moriarty is Sherlock Holmes' arch enemy (chief enemy). He spoke well of Moriarty without taking into consideration the evil side of his nature. They still enjoyed them. 'I must find out more before I tell you, Miss Stoner. She had a love affair (romance) with the king of Bohemia. I bought this book series for our school library. Sherlock Holmes is a character from books written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.His most famous story was The Hound of the Baskervilles.. Dr. Watson admires Sherlock Holmes attention to detail and Holmes explains the importance of details that appear unimportant but can be crucial in solving a mystery. It was a horrible murder with the tea shop owner being drowned in a gigantic cup of tea, as you do. Learn how your comment data is processed. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Something went wrong. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. He works for the government and according to Sherlock, his brother Mycroft's powers of deduction are even better than his own, and often Mycroft's word has decided national policy. Follow Sherlock and his trusty sidekick, Dr Watson as they foil sinister mysteries, recover stolen treasure and defend the honour of king and country! Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. A terrific way to introduce young children to one of the most famous detectives ever – Sherlock Holmes. Doyle became tired of his creation, killing him off in 1893, but then bringing him back to life due to public complaints. 1891 Sidney Paget Strand portrait of Holmes for "The Man with the Twisted Lip", Poster for the 1900 play Sherlock Holmes by Conan Doyle and actor William Gillette, Statue of Holmes in an Inverness cape and a deerstalker cap on Picardy Place in Edinburgh (Conan Doyle's birthplace). Each story includes a free audiobook via a QR code to provide an entertaining and engaging listening experience. He has already dived into reading the first book. While much of the movie will appeal to children, it is likely that the realism of the deaths and violence will be too much for the majority of young kids. He is a detective who tries to find out who did crimes. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. I love the size of the print too, it makes it more user friendly and the images in between is a nice touch.