A STUDY IN SHERLOCK
Mr. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John H. Watson, These two gentlemen are the starrings of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle´s Works.
His book A Study in Scarlet (1887) is a mystery novel in which , Jhon Watson, an smart but quite reserved military doctor, who just returned from The Afghan War, is looking for someone to share a not very expensive lodge in London just to change the scenary. Luckily an acquaintance introduce him to Mr. Sherlock Holmes a lonely, excentric and really clever detective, who has a unique personality and some qualities that help him to deduce things in an extraordinary way. And almost inmediately after they meet, they move together to a suite in Baker Street.
Sherlock works on his own as a “consulting detective” (in his own words), unraveling mysteries and crimes, but the police department often goes to him asking for help. And now, he has a companion, Watson is with him now, and helps him to solve the mysteries, they are a kind of team and also friends.
But the intereresting part of the story begins when Sherlock is called to help in an homicide case, a really difficult one, because the murdered was no injured and the police do not know what or who killed the man, also there are some strange clues that leads nowhere, and days after that, another body appears and apparently the crimes are vinculated, so Sherlock takes the case and starts to unravel it in order to find the murderer.
The method that Sherlock uses to solve the mystery and find the criminal is deduction, observation, simple as that, he catches all the details in the crime scene and analizes the evidence in a very meticulous way. And of course that at the en of the story he discovers an catches the murderer.
That is a general idea of what the story in the first book is about, and also is the base for the first episode A study in pink of the BBC´s serie: Sherlock (2010). In this amazing serie, the stories of Holmes and Dr. Watson take place in the...