Elementary, Dear Watson

Liz K.    December 16, 2015

Our One Book/One Community theme this winter is Sherlock Holmes so I thought we should take a look at some Sherlock Holmes-inspired books you can find in The Vault!

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The Clockwork Scarab by Colleen Gleason is the first book in the Stoker & Holmes trilogy, which follows crime-solvers Evaline Stoker and Mina Holmes, sister to author Bram Stoker and niece to Sherlock Holmes respectively. This series is a good choice for steampunk fans! Found in the Vault under TEEN GLEASON or in the catalog here. Books two and three in the series can also be found in the Vault.

Death Cloud by Andrew Lane is the first book in the Sherlock Holmes: The Legend Begins series. It follows young Sherlock Holmes as he solves his first cases and gains his reputation as a top-notch detective. Found in the Vault under TEEN LANE or in the catalog here. Books two, three, four, and five can also be found in the Vault.

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A Study in Scarlet, adapted by Ian Edginton and illustrated by I. N. J. Culbard is the first in a series of graphic novel adaptions of classic Sherlock stories. Found in the Vault under TEEN GN EDGINTON or in the catalog here. Book two can also be found in the Vault.

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And finally, we have Sherlock Holmes vs. Zombies, written by Ian Edginton and illustrated by Davide Fabbri. Holmes and Watson must fight to save London from a plague of zombies! Found in the Vault under TEEN GN EDGINTON or in the catalog here. Book two finds Sherlock fighting against Dracula and can also be found in the Vault.

Do you have a favorite Sherlock Holmes adaption?