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37 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 37 minutes read time.

40 min read

The £1,000,000 Bank-Note

* Story contains bad language

A penniless man is bet that he can't survive for a month - starting and ending with nothing but an implausible, but real, £1,000,000 note.

34 min read

A Case of Identity

* Story contains bad language

Holmes investigates the case of a fiancee who disappeared on the day of the wedding.

39 min read

The Brazilian Cat

A hard-up young man receives a timely invitation to visit a mysterious, wealthy cousin at his country retreat - a bizzare menagerie of birds

36 min read

The Birthday of the Infanta

A spectacular party is thrown in honour of the Infanta of Spain's birthday; there are actors, jugglers, magicians - and a dancing dwarf. A

33 min read

Markheim

* Story contains bad language

Markeim arrives at an antique dealer's on Christmas day, ostensibly to buy a present for a lady. A tale of evil and its nature.

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

35 min read

The Lost Ghost

Late one night a little girl appears at a woman's door: "I can't find my mother".

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.

40 min read

The Banana Season's Over

* Story contains bad language

A young Englishman recalls his time on a kibbutz

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.

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.

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