Discover a collection of stories which are around 42 minutes read time.
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.
A young Lady employs Holmes to negotiate with London's most notorious blackmailer.
Creeping paranoia becomes something altogether more sinister, but is it madness or has he discovered a plot that threatens humanity.
* 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 writer becomes obsessed with a portrait of a young girl.
A woman marries a meek, scientifically minded doctor but can't help comparing him to her much-admired artistic friends.
During the French Revolution, three nuns and a priest live in fear of a man who appears to be watching them.
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.