The Narrative of John Smith launched this week
Submitted by nasia on Thu, 29/09/2011 - 11:03
The Narrative of John Smith was the first novel written by the creator of Sherlock Holmes. Through the figure of John Smith, a 50-year old man confined to his room by an attack of gout, Conan Doyle sets down his thoughts and opinions on a range of subjects including literature, science, religion, war and politics.
More from the BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-15054089
The Independent announces the release : http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/news/sherlock-holmess-origins-revealed-2360513.html
Find out more about the book : http://publishing.bl.uk/book/narrative-john-smith