160 p. Illustrations.
From the Publisher
The first official guide to the BBC hit series
Fans of Sherlock Holmes will already be familiar with The Great
Game -- in which all characters and events in the novels are
assumed real and discussed accordingly. BBC hit Sherlock
has brought Conan Doyle''s legendary detective to a whole new
audience and Sherlock: The Casebook is
The Great Game for the next generation. This is no ordinary
Each case is brought to life on the page and re-examined through Dr
Watson''s blog, Inspector Lestrade''s police reports, newspaper
articles about the crimes, Sherlock''s detective notes and any
other surviving clues from the cases.
Interspersed amongst the evidence are exclusive interviews with the
stars of the show, Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman and Rupert
Graves, writers and co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat and
the production team on everything from writing the scripts and
bringing the characters to life on screen to set design and
This is a multi-dimensional companion to Sherlock
and a glorious tribute to the world-famous detective.