Modern Takes on Sherlock Holmes
It seems that recently there has been a resurgence in interest about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic cold, analytic sleuth Sherlock Holmes. On this list are a few modern re-imaginings of the beloved character.
This is the first in Fawcett's Mycroft Holmes series for readers who are interested in exploring the life of Sherlock's lesser known brother. Click on the author's name to view other installments in the series.
This book is part of Kurland's Professor Moriarty series. Click on the author's name to view other installments in the series.
A collection of original short stories featuring Holmes by beloved modern authors including Neil Gaiman and Elizabeth Bear.
Holmes comes to America.
A collection of original stories featuring Holmes.
You couldn't possibly go wrong with Robert Downy Jr. and Jude Law, but the fact that they're immortalizing the great Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson definitely enhances the experience. There are two sequels to this film.
This BBC series is an excellent modern retelling of some of Conan Doyle's most famous plots including a Study in Scarlet and the Hound of the Baskervilles.
The first in a series about two brothers who run a law office in Baker Street and begin receiving letters addressed to Holmes. Click on the author's name to view other installments in the series.
This is the first in King's series featuring Mary Russel and Sherlock Holmes. Click on the author's name to view more recent installments.