The Hound of the Baskervilles

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The Hound of the Baskervilles

By Arthur Conan Doyle

Laurel Leaf Library, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780440937586, 224pp.

Publication Date: July 15, 1959


For generations the curse had hung over the Baskerville family. Now another life had been claimed by the mysterious and terrifying beast. Was it a demon or an animal lurking on the desolate moor? Would the new master of the Baskerville home be its next victim?

Sherlock Holmes and Watson set out to solve the most bewildering and bloodcurdling case of their careers in this world-famous classic of mystery and suspense.

About the Author
Laurie R. King is the "New York Times" bestselling author of twelve Mary Russell mysteries (one of which, "The Moor, "was inspired in part by "The Hound of the Baskervilles"), five contemporary novels featuring Kate Martinelli, and the acclaimed novels "A Darker Place, Folly, Keeping Watch, " and "Touchstone." She lives in Northern California.

Praise For The Hound of the Baskervilles

“The whole Sherlock Holmes saga is a triumphant illustration of art’s supremacy over life.” —Christopher Morley