Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's picture

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

UK flag (1859 - 1930)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in Edinburgh and studied medicine. He began writing while he waited for his practice to grow and, with 1887's A Study in Scarlet, created Sherlock Holmes, one of the most famous literary characters of all time. He was a volunteer physician in the Boer War and wrote a book on spiritualism.

Genres: Mystery, Science Fiction, Historical, Literary Fiction, Horror
   Mysteries and Adventures (1889)
   Mysteries and Thrills (1889)
   The Captain of the Polestar (1890)
   The Gully of Bluemansdyke (1892)
   My Friend the Murderer (1893)
   The Great Kleinplatz Experiment (1894)
   The Man from Archangel (1894)
   Round the Red Lamp (1894)
   The Green Flag (1900)
   The Last Galley (1908)
   Round the Fire Stories (1908)
   Danger! (1918)
   The Great Keinplatz Experiment (1919)
   Tales of Adventure and Medical Life (1922)
   Tales of Long Ago (1922)
   Tales of Pirates and Blue Water (1922)
   Tales of Terror and Mystery (1922)
   Tales of the Ring and the Camp (1922)
   The Black Doctor (1925)
   The Conan Doyle Stories (1929)
   The Maracot Deep and Other Stories (1929)
   Great Stories (1959)
   Strange Stories from Life (1963)
   When the World Screamed (1968)
   The Best Supernatural Stories of Arthur Conan Doyle (1979)
   Favourite Spy Stories (1981) (with Joseph Conrad, Alphonse Daudet, Len Deighton, Graham Greene, John Le Carré, William le Queux, Wolfgang Lotz, Sax Rohmer and Dennis Wheatley)
   The Best Science Fiction of Arthur Conan Doyle (1981)
   The Edinburgh Stories (1981)
   Uncollected Stories (1982)
   The Supernatural Tales of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1988)
   The Best Horror Stories of Arthur Conan Doyle (1990)
   Classic Detective Stories From a Suitcase of Suspense (1999) (with Agatha Christie, Jacques Futrelle, Frank Gruber and Stuart Palmer)
   The White Company and Sir Nigel (2000)
   Classic Detective Stories (2003) (with G K Chesterton and Sapper)
   Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories Volume 1 (2020)
   The Parasite and Other Tales of Terror (2021)
   Playing with Fire (2021)
thumbno image availablethumbthumb
thumbno image availablethumbthumb
thumbthumbno image availablethumb
thumbthumbthumbno image available
   Jane Annie (1893) (with J M Barrie)
   That Little Square Box (1881)
   John Barrington Cowles (1884)
   A Literary Mosaic (1886)
   The Ring of Thoth (1890)
   The Boscombe Valley Mystery (1891)
   A Case of Identity (1891)
   The Man with the Twisted Lip (1891)
   A Scandal in Bohemia (1891)
   The Adventure of Silver Blaze (1892)
   The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (1892)
   The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (1892)
   The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb (1892)
   The Adventure of the Speckled Band (1892)
   Lot No. 249 (1892)
   Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle (1892)
   The Adventure of the Cardboard Box (1893)
   The Case of Lady Sannox (1893)
   The Final Problem (1893)
   The Musgrave Ritual (1893)
   The Naval Treaty (1893)
   The Reigate Puzzle (1893)
   The Yellow Face (1893)
   The Reigate Squires (1893)
   The Curse of Eve (1894)
   The Crime of the Brigadier (1899)
   The Adventure of the Dancing Men (1903)
   The Adventure of the Empty House (1903)
   The Adventure of the Norwood Builder (1903)
   The Adventure of Charles Augustus Milverton (1904)
   The Adventure of the Abbey Grange (1904)
   The Adventure of the Priory School (1904)
   The Adventure of the Three Students (1904)
   The Croxley Master (1907)
   The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge (1908)
   The Adventure of the Devil's Foot (1910)
   The Last of the Legions (1910)
   The Adventure of the Red Circle (1911)
   The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax (1911)
   The Adventure of the Dying Detective (1913)
   How It Happened (1913)
   The Adventure of the Mazarin Stone (1921)
   The Problem of Thor Bridge (1922)
   The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire (1924)
   The Adventure of the Three Garridebs (1924)
   The Adventure of the Retired Colourman (1926)
   The Veiled Lodger (1927)
no image availableno image availablethumbthumb
no image availablethumbthumbthumb
no image availablethumbthumbthumb
Anthologies edited
Non fiction
thumbthumbthumbno image available
thumbthumbno image availableno image available
thumbthumbthumbno image available
thumbno image available
Anthologies containing stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
no image availableno image availableno image availableno image available
thumbthumbno image availablethumb
thumbthumbno image availablethumb
thumbthumbno image availableno image available
no image availablethumbno image availablethumb
thumbno image availablethumbthumb
Short stories
The Adventure of Black Peter
The Adventure of Shoscombe Old Place
The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet
The Adventure of the Blanched Soldier
The Adventure of the Creeping Man
The Adventure of the Golden Pince-Nez
The Adventure of the Illustrious Client
The Adventure of the Lion's Mane
The Adventure of the Missing Three-Quarter
The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor
The Adventure of the Red-Headed League
The Adventure of the Second Stain
The Adventure of the Six Napoleons
The Adventure of the Solitary Cyclist
The Adventure of the Tall Man
The Adventure of the Three Gables
B. 24
The Beetle Hunter
Behind the Times
The Black Doctor [short story]
The Blighting of Sharkey
The Brazilian Cat
Captain Sharkey: How the Governor of Saint Kitt's Came Home
The Case of the Man Who was Wanted
The Clubfooted Grocer
The Coming of the Huns
The Contest
Crabbe's Practice
The Crooked Man
The Dealings of Captain Sharkey with Stephen Craddock
The Debut of Bimbashi Joyce
The Doctors of Hoyland
The Fall of Lord Barrymore
The Field Bazaar
The Fiend of the Cooperage
The First Cargo
The Five Orange Pips
The Friend of the Cooperage
Giant Maximin
The 'Gloria Scott'
The Great Brown-Pericord Motor
The Greek Interpreter
The Green Flag [short story]
His First Operation
His Last Bow [short story]
The Home-Coming
How Copley Banks Slew Captain Sharkey
How Watson Learned the Trick
An Iconoclast
The Japanned Box
Jelland's Voyage
The Jew's Breastplate
The King of the Foxes
The Last Galley [short story]
The Lift
The Lord of Chateau Noir
The Lord of Falconbridge
The Man from Archangel [short story]
The Man with the Watches
The Marriage of the Brigadier
A Medical Document
The Mystery of Uncle Jeremy's Household
The New Catacomb
The Nightmare Room
The Parish Magazine
A Physiologist's Wife
A Pirate of the Land
The Pot of Caviare
The Red Star
The Resident Patient
The Sealed Room
The 'Slapping Sal'
The Stock-Broker's Clerk
The Story of the Lost Special
A Straggler of '15
The Striped Chest
The Surgeon of Gaster Fell [short story]
The Surgeon Talks
The Terror of Blue John Gap
The Third Generation
The Three Correspondents
The Usher of Lea House School
When the World Screamed [short story]
The Captain of the 'Polestar' (1883)
J Habakuk Jephson's Statement (1884)
The Great Keinplatz Experiment [short story] (1885)
'De Profundis' (1892)
The Los Amigos Fiasco (1892)
Lot No.249 (1892)
The Parasite [short story] (1894)
The Brown Hand (1899)
The Leather Funnel (1900)
Borrowed Scenes (1906)
The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans (1908)
The Silver Mirror (1908)
Through the Veil (1911)
The Horror of the Heights (1913)
The Bully of Brocas Court (1921)
A Point of Contact (1922)

Books about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

About Fantastic Fiction       Information for Authors