Posted by: JulieAloha | January 11, 2018

The Great Admissions Reading Challenge 2: Book 32: A Study in Scarlet

I must admit, I’ve never read Sherlock Holmes books before now (though I thoroughly enjoy Mr. Cumberbatch’s Sherlock), and I found this first foray into Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous detective stories delightful. A Study in Scarlet is the introduction of Mr. Watson and Mr. Holmes, explaining the circumstances of their meeting and how their partnership began. This is what I think of when I want a mystery – enough hints to keep things interesting but not give away the ending, twists and turns to keep your mind engaged and both humor and frailty in the characters. Good read!

Completed 1/11/18, current balance 509.5 points


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