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  1. 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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  2. Sherlock Holmes play to hit Broadway in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The China Post

    ... of the mind of the famous detective, while remaining faithful to the mysterious world created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle." "Our version of Sherlock Holmes will have all the elements that fans want and expect, but with new twists and turns and plenty ...

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  3. Harry Potter in a nutshell: Muggles, come and get itRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... to now? There are four, including Potted Sherlock , which we're currently premiering here in London. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote four novels and 56 short stories on Sherlock Holmes. We're attempting to do all of them in 80 minutes. Do you ever run ...

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  4. Sherlock Holmes Heading To BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's supersleuth, who has been played by both Robert Downey, Jr. and Benedict Cumberbatch in recent years, is destined for the New York stage in a production simply titled Sherlock Holmes. The play is being billed as an original story based on Doyle's books and is set to hit the stage in 2017.

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  5. 10 medically-trained authors whose books all doctors should readRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | OUPblog

    ... fame with his books The Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns . I suppose we must finally include Sir Arthur Conan Doyle the Scottish physician and author. His stories of the sleuth Sherlock Holmes have given generations pleasure and ...

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  6. Sherlock Holmes coming to Broadway in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... of the mind of the famous detective, while remaining faithful to the mysterious world created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle." "Our version of Sherlock Holmes will have all the elements that fans want and expect, but with new twists and turns and plenty ...

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  7. Broadway to Welcome Return of Sherlock Holmes in New PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Playbill

    Sherlock Holmes, the famous detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who has been featured in stage, film and written works, will return to Broadway in 2017, producers announced Dec. 18. Produced by Antonio R. Marion and Kimberly Much, Sherlock Holmes , by British writing team Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel, will explore Holmes' personal history as he solves a new mystery. "Staged as a mystery within a mystery, the case presented to Holmes forces him to confront his murky past," press notes state.

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  8. London beckons with winter seasonal treats galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... that runs until April focuses on England's most famous sleuth - Sherlock Holmes - and why author Arthur Conan Doyle's late-Victorian literary detective endures to this day. Exhibits include videos of movies and TV series down through the years; a ...

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  9. Rolling Stone's Bumbling UVA Rape Detective And The Vexing Case Of The Dead FlamingosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    Most everyone in the United States has at some point encountered Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Hound of the Baskervilles." Spoiler alert : The story features detective Sherlock Holmes solving a murder by realizing a dog didn't bark because the dog recognized the murderer.

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  10. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson meet Oscar WildeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Xtra!

    Since Arthur Conan Doyle invented Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson in 1886, other writers have run with the characters, creating their own mysteries to be solved by the deductive duo. Seattle actor and playwright Katie Forgette has mashed up the fictional Holmes and Watson with fictionalized versions of the very real Oscar Wilde and Lillie Langtry.

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  11. Book Notes: When the narrator is the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... narrator, Will. Will descends from a line of bibliophiles with a keen interest in, among other authors, Arthur Conan Doyle. Will's father, a New York defense attorney, was an avid, if not legendary collector of the most pristine of volumes. From his ...

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  12. Benedict Who? Sherlock Potted At The Vaudeville TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Londonist

    ... Sherlock sneaks past the populist modern incarnations to the 19th century originals. Benedict who..? Arthur Conan Doyle's tales weren't all triumphs (suffice to say, by The Adventure of the Cardboard Box, inspiration must have been drying up). But ...

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  13. Photo Flash: First Look at Potted Sherlock in the West EndRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a more sophisticated Potted adventure than the previous three shows, set in the rich and vibrant world of Arthur Conan Doyle where plot twists, elaborate disguises and secret passages are compulsory! For the first time the double act will be joined ...

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  14. Mysteries: Three new offerings sure to pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... confess – it took Benedict Cumberbatch to strike a spark in what, to me, was the dry timber of Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved detective stories. So I am not the expert who can read this homage and delight in every obscure Sherlock Holmes ...

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  15. Sherlock investigates a Christmas caseRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Pairing the world famous detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle with spirits from Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" has brought Theatre in the Mist another eggnog salute for its annual holiday play at Lewiston's Stella Niagara Education Park. "Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol" not only has Sherlock, Dr. John Watson and ghostly nighttime visitors, but a grown-up Uncle Tim, plus a nod to the World War I Christmas truce of 1914 when the allied soldiers and their German foes called an impromptu peace to bury their dead and celebrate the holidays.

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  16. 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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  17. Book review: Anthony Horowitza s a MoriartyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    He's a Scotland Yard inspector who originally appeared in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's second Sherlock Holmes novel. In 1890's The Sign of Four , Jones cluelessly arrested the wrong man on suspicion of murder, only to be soundly humiliated when Holmes solved the mystery with his usual theatrical flair.

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  18. Freeman was reluctant to take Sherlock roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | RTE.ie

    Martin Freeman was reluctant to take the role of Dr. Watson in Sherlock as he thought a modern adaptation of the Arthur Conan Doyle books could be "risky". The 43-year-old Hobbit star revealed that when he met with bosses of the hit show he was stressed out and left the impression that he did not want the role.

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  19. Check out these two inventive flicks that explore the realm of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... about two girls who, in 1917, claimed to have taken photos of fairies near a brook by their garden. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes and an avowed spiritualist, published an article swearing to the authenticity of the photos, ...

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  20. Martin Freeman Was Reluctant To Take Sherlock RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    British actor Martin Freeman was reluctant to take the role of Dr. Watson in Sherlock as he thought a modern adaptation of the Arthur Conan Doyle books could be "risky". The Hobbit star revealed that when he met with bosses of the hit show he was stressed out and left the impression that he did not want the role.

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