Welcome to Baker Street Academy, where there's always a mystery to
be solved! Told through Watson's diary, a top-secret detective
dossier and energetic comic-strip illustrations, this introduction
to Arthur Conan Doyle's classic characters will have every young
Luckily Sherlock Holmes is on the case, with his friends John Watson
and Martha Hudson. No crime is too big, no villain too cunning
- especially if it's James Moriarty.
This time, Sherlock and the gang are up against a centuries old curse...
Ian Whybrow's many popular successes range from picture books to novels for older children. Best known for his original humour, he has a brilliant ear for voices, and takes pride in the fact that his work reads aloud very well. 'I loved being read to as a child,' he says. 'And I loved the sense that my parents were enjoying it too. For me, that's the acMore about Sam Hearn