Sherlock Holmes: The Dying Detective
MYSTERY & HORROR
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Text adaptation by Lesley Thompson
Word count 1,519
‘Come quickly, Dr Watson,’ says Mrs Hudson. ‘Sherlock Holmes is dying!’
Sherlock Holmes was trying to solve a murder. But now he has a terrible illness, and he is not his normal self. Can his friend Watson help him? Can the strange Mr Culverton Smith help him? Or will Sherlock Holmes die?