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On the Case with Holmes and Watson 14: Sherlock Holmes and the Gloria Scott

By Arthur Conan Doyle
Illustrated by Sophie Rohrbach

Get ready to jump on the case with Holmes and Watson!

On a cold winter's night, Holmes relates to Watson the first case he ever solved. It involved a ship named the Gloria Scott, a coded message, and a menacing sailor. Holmes put together the clues and found his life's work in the process.

  • Graphic novel format, intriguing mystery story, short enough to be an enjoyable read. (Project is being prepared by a packager. Author is deceased).

About the author

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on May 22, 1859. He became a doctor in 1882. When this career did not prove successful, Doyle started writing stories. In addition to the popular Sherlock Holmes short stories and novels, Doyle also wrote historical novels, romances, and plays.

About the illustrator

French artist Sophie Rohrbach began her career after graduating in display design at the Chambre des Commerce. She went on to design displays in many top department stores including Galeries Lafayette. She also studied illustration at the Emile Cohl school in Lyon, France, where she now lives with her daughter. Rohrbach has illustrated many children's books., JT Morrow has worked as a freelance illustrator for twenty years and has won several awards. He's done advertisement work for Fortune 500 companies, editorial work, book covers and art for packaging.

ISBN: 9780761371014
Imprint: Graphic Universe – Lerner Publishing Group
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: March 1, 2012
Dimensions: 162 x 235mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $12.99
New Zealand RRP: $14.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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