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On the Case with Holmes and Watson 5: Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band

By Arthur Conan Doyle
Illustrated by Sophie Rohrbach

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

A cheetah and baboon prowl through the trees. Eerie whistles screech through the night. In a locked room with no openings, a woman dies from unknown causes. Will her sister be next?

  • 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.

ISBN: 9780761361985
Imprint: Graphic Universe – Lerner Publishing Group
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: August 1, 2010
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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