Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of Boscombe Pool (Penguin by Arthur Conan Doyle

By Arthur Conan Doyle

Who killed Charles McCarthy? And why? used to be it relatively his son? Sherlock Holmes, the intense detective, needs to resolution those questions with assistance from his depended on pal Dr Watson. An exciting tale - with Sherlock Holmes, the main well-known and such a lot eccentric detective in English literature, utilizing his detective powers to resolve the secret.

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