"Six Sherlock Holmes Short Stories: A Study Guide"
NOTE: Revised edition with re-written and expanded material on the story "The Final Problem."
The guide is a support to reflective reading of the texts not an alternative to it.
Contains a detailed, original introduction to the detective fiction genre and to the Sherlock Holmes canon followed by study guides to six popular Sherlock Holmes Stories:
The Red-Headed League,
The Man with the Twisted Lip,
The Speckled Band,
The Cardboard Box, and
The Final Problem.
Each study guide has questions and activities that allows students to understand the structure of the stories and the detective's methods.
Also contains additional activity sheets for readers/students.