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Crime

38 min read

The "Gloria Scott"

The first case Holmes ever solved - while at university, he helps out a friend who's father is dying of nervousness following a visit from a

39 min read

The Adventure Of The Noble Bachelor

Holmes investigates when the Californian bride-to-be of Lord St. Simon goes missing just before the wedding.

55 min read

The Adventure Of The Priory School

* Story contains bad language

The headmaster of an exclusive boarding school persuades Holmes to track down the abducted son of a wealthy duke.

61 min read

Lord Arthur Savile's Crime

* Story contains bad language

A man is told by a palm reader that he will commit a murder. A satirical crime story that cleverly reverses the conventions of the genre.

44 min read

The Red-Headed League

* Story contains bad language

Mystery in which a pawnbroker is offered an apparently unmissable job opportunity - only red-heads need apply.

8 min read

The Man With The Pale Eyes

A magistrate is visited by a doctor who hides a dark secret behind his penetrating pale blue eyes.

47 min read

The Boscombe Valley Mystery

* Story contains bad language

When Mr. Charles McCarthy is shot in a wood near Boscombe Pool, all (circumstantial) evidence appears to point at his son. But Holmes has do

35 min read

The Five Orange Pips

* Story contains bad language

Holmes investigates a case that begins when a young man finds his uncle terrified by five orange pips he receives in the mail.

34 min read

The Man with the Watches

An apparently impossible scenario involving the diappearance of three people from and the appearance of a totally unknown - dead - fourth on

35 min read

The Final Problem

Holmes reveals the existence of a single organiser behind half the crime in London - an evil genius named Professor Moriarty - and soon find

36 min read

The Yellow Face

A man seeks Holmes' advice when his wife's odd behaviour leads him to suspect she is hiding a terrible secret.

11 min read

The Cask of Amontillado

A man takes his enemy to taste a rare wine - which he happens to keep at the far end of a vast, damp cellar.