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Book Review: A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

I was all excited to read about the meeting of two of literature’s greatest characters. And the first half of this story delighted me.

Their initial interactions surrounding questions of science, the list of potential pet peeves that Holmes ticks off, and Watson’s resolve to study Holmes’ talent for figuring facts out make for an engrossing first chapter.