Mattias Boström

Author of Edgar Award and Agatha Award nominated


Praise for From Holmes to Sherlock: The Story of the Men and Women Who Created an Icon

“If you love Sherlock Holmes, you’ll love this book . . . Mattias Bostrom’s From Holmes to Sherlock is the best account of Baker Street mania ever written. Really.”—Michael Dirda, Washington Post
“Riveting . . . Boström has expertly unearthed entertaining instances of the sleuth’s diverse appearances in all media, throughout the world . . . [A] wonderfully entertaining history.”—Michael Saler, Wall Street Journal
“When next asked why you so love Sherlock Holmes, hand your interrogator a copy of this work.”—Steven Rothman, Baker Street Journal

The book on Amazon.

The same book is also available in a UK edition, where it has been retitled The Life and Death of Sherlock Holmes. The book has previously been published in Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and German editions – the US/UK edition is however revised and approximately 20 chapters longer.

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