Discover a collection of stories which are around 39 minutes read time.
A reputable doctor comes to Holmes for advice when a mysterious benefactor, resident at his clinic, becomes paranoid about the security of t
An assistant lighthouse keeper arrives at his first appointment - on an island with the lighthouse keeper and his strange young wife.
After accepting a post as a music teacher at a country house, a woman begins to worry when she is followed by a mysterious stranger on her w
Holmes investigates the disappearance of the top player in the Cambridge University Rugby team on the eve of a match against Oxford.
* Story contains bad language
A man takes up an offer to stay with a charming but ferocious baron - who promises some unusual hunting near his cold Carpathian home.
A prize fighter struggles to survive in his twilight years. A lyrical Rocky 10.
A drifter describes making, spending and losing a few bucks.
Two sisters readjust their lives following the death of their father.
A couple are in agreement on the ethics of marriage but personal feelings, inevitably, intrude.
An interpreter seeks Holmes' advice after being abducted and forced to translate a conversation with a bound and gagged man. A story that al
A student doctor becomes suspicious of the methods being used to supply dead bodies for his professor's dissection table.
The members of a women's Lunch Club - an organisation rife with political infighting - are keen to impress a distinguished guest.