This collection of five stories puts together a variety of styles from the genre of crime writing. From the adventures of the most famous of all detectives, Sherlock Holmes, to the contemporary crime writings of Ruth Rendell and Alexander McCall Smith, there will be a story here to delight everyone.
The Tell-tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe A cold-blooded killer plans the perfect murder
The Red Headed League by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes solves an unusual case
The Blue Cross by G. K. Chesterton The French head of police is on the trail of a famous thief
Mother's Help by Ruth Rendell History repeats itself for a nanny and the family she works for
No Place to Park by Alexander McCall Smith A crime writer attempts a new kind of crime story