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  1. 19 things Scotland gave us which we'll always be thankful forRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | IcNetwork

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote Sherlock Holmes, without that no Sherlock and without that no spotting Benedict Cumberbatch mooching around the country. Plus we then phone friends to talk about it and the first phone was invented by, yes you guessed it a Scotsman a Alexander Graham Bell.

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  2. The Scottish Question - New Sherlock Holmes Novel Launches in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | PRWeb

    ... for being the main location for fans of Sherlock Holmes to visit being close to the birthplace of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Publishers MX comment on the choice of launch "As Mike is based in Thailand we were very pleased to hear he planned to come to ...

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  3. Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson in The Great Ace AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Joystiq

    ... with Holmes and she is the author of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes , a role that aligns with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's own canon. Holmes and Watson will be part of the game's "collaborative deduction" system, the site reports. Alongside Naruhodo, ...

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  4. Jack the Ripper has been identified? At this point it's utterly irrelevantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Globe and Mail

    ... never was a real Jack the Ripper. That monster was basically an invention of Robert Louis Stevenson and Arthur Conan Doyle. Perhaps even of Thomas Harris (the novelist who created Hannibal Lecter). He has always been fiction. I know these ...

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  5. Hot Dates: Elementary My DearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Where Toronto

    The wit of Oscar Wilde meets the intrigue of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily, kicking off the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre's 2014/15 season. The clever play erases the line between fact and fiction for a comedic and suspenseful mystery adventure.

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  6. Aging Of America: Internet To The RescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | InformationWeek

    Remember the Sherlock Holmes short story " Silver Blaze " in which Holmes solves the case by noticing that "the dog didn't bark," which meant that the mutt knew the murderer? Sure you do. But what's interesting is how Arthur Conan Doyle used pattern recognition as the lynchpin.

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  7. Sherlock Holmes and 'Watson' to appear in The Great Ace AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Computer And Video Games

    Japanese site Game Jouhou reports that the world famous Baker Street detective will make an appearance in the game, along with Watson. However, Watson will not be the adult male he is portrayed as in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's books, but will instead be an eight-year-old girl.

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  8. The Top 20 Must-read Classic Mystery NovelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Buzzle.com

    ... article lists the best classic mystery novels of all time, and some more which are just as popular. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle had to reincarnate Sherlock Holmes in 'The Empty House', after killing him off previously, due to a tremendous uproar by the ...

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  9. New Book Claims to Identify Jack the Ripper Once and For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | E! Online

    But that adage hasn't stopped a hundred years' worth of conspiracy theories regarding the identity of Jack the Ripper, the still-never-officially identified serial killer who viciously murdered at least five women in London's Whitechapel district in 1888 and has been fodder for endless books, films and TV shows ever since. Theories have been advanced over the years by everyone from Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle to best-selling mystery novelist Patricia Cornwell , and the list of suspects has grown to encompass a number of doctors, convicted criminals and even a member of the royal family .

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  10. Loncon3 trip report: Day 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Legends of the Sun Pig

    Friday was Abi's big day: she was moderating one panel, and speaking on two others. The first one, " The Deeper the Roots, the Stronger the Tree " was a discussion of how non-genre authors such as Arthur Conan Doyle and Jane Austen have inspired and influenced science fiction and fantasy.

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  11. A Look Back At The Rise Of The Hollywood Mega FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Forbes.com

    ... or a story world that is used across multiple mediums - arguably began with Sherlock Holmes. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Holmes, famously attempted to kill-off his consulting detective only to have reader outcry from fans of his stories in ...

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  12. Cat Theatre Announces Cast for Sherlock Holmes: the Final AdventureRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    CAT Theatre's 51st season will open with Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure which runs October 24 through November 8, 2014. Adapted by Steven Dietz, it is based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and was the winner of the 2007 Edgar Award for Best Mystery Play.

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  13. Troupe spoofs classic Sherlock Holmes taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | This Week Community News

    The German Village-based troupe will perform an adaptation of The Hound of the Baskervilles , written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in 1902. The novel features detective Sherlock Holmes, who's trying to solve an attempted murder traced to an evil dog believed to have supernatural powers.

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  14. Drury Lane's 'Game's Afoot' needs more laughs, thrillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Daily Herald

    ... Hasenstab), a character based on the real-life actor who cowrote the play "Sherlock Holmes" with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and then spent several decades playing the lead role. Recovering from an attempt on his life several weeks earlier during the ...

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  15. 10 things you might not know about Harry HoudiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Radio Times

    ... locked in a cage wearing a loincloth and eating raw meat. He was friends with Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. But unlike the Scottish author, Houdini wasn't a fan of spiritualism. While Conan Doyle was convinced that Houdini could ...

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  16. Read a Movie series to screen 'The Woman in Green' Sept. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Cape Gazette

    ... in the upstairs community room at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library. This film is an adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Adventure of the Empty House." The screening is part of the monthly Read a Movie series in which members read a ...

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  17. On the box: 21 top telly picks to watch this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | IcNetwork

    ... in espionage, battles spiritualists and encounters the greatest names of the era, from US presidents to Arthur Conan Doyle and Rasputin. Adrien Brody takes the title role, with Kristen Connolly as Bess, the love of his life, and Evan Jones as his ...

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  18. Cincinnati Playhouse Stages Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club, Now thru 10/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The world's most famous fictional sleuth adds a novel chapter to his repertoire with playwright Jeffrey Hatcher 's electrifying new whodunit SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE ADVENTURE OF THE SUICIDE CLUB, which opens the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's 55th season. The play is an inventive mash-up of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's iconic characters and the Robert Louis Stevenson short story "The Suicide Club," providing a clever, intricately woven new mystery for Holmes to deduce.

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  19. Ar OpinionS&P Makes Me MadRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the main characters and the worlds their talented authors have created for them. So I open another book. Arthur Conan Doyle is to blame for my addiction. Back then I was a shy and observant middle-school child for whom the world of family, school ...

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  20. Crimes & Punishments TrailerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Blue's News

    ... high intelligence, and high level of deduction skill. However, Sherlock as he was imagined and written by Arthur Conan Doyle is also a master of disguise, a characteristic that Frogwares transposed in Crimes & Punishments, as one of the many skills ...

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