Author(s): Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Pam Smy (illus)
Sir Charles Baskerville has been found dead in the grounds of his Devon home, his face a frozen picture of horror and fear. The only clue is the footprint of a terrible beast. Locals blame the diabolical curse of the Baskervilles - and the legendary monster that haunts the moor. Can Holmes and Watson solve the case before Sir Charles's heir meets the same grizzly end?
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is famous as the creator of one of literature's greatest characters - master detective, Sherlock Holmes. The Hound of the Baskervilles is one of sixty stories Conan Doyle wrote featuring the enigmatic sleuth. Pam Smy has a BA in Illustration and an MA in Children's Book Illustration. Her work has appeared in the anthology Magical Tales of Ireland, as well as numerous other books. She lives in East Sussex.