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  • A Study in Scarlet

  • By: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Narrated by: Derek Partridge
  • Length: 4 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 96
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 39
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 40

A tired and battle scarred surgeon returns to London after being wounded in the third Afghan war. After his money starts to run low, a chance encounter leads him to take a flat with an eccentric man at 221B Baker Street. Thus begins the famous crime-solving partnership of the Holmes and Watson duo.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great first

  • By Christina on 02-03-09

Published over 180 years ago and still GREAT

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-22-15

First time I've ever read one of the Sherlock Homes stories. I was amazed it is still so relevant. Happy.