Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote more than the Sherlock Holmes stories.   He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction, non-fiction and historical novels.

The Lost World

The Lost World

Conan Doyle didn't just write about Sherlock Holmes. He was also the author of The Lost World. The novel chronicles the adventures of four men who travel to the jungles of South America. There they discover a plateau inhabited by dinosaurs and ape-men.

Conan Doyle's Other Work of Fiction

Conan Doyle was a prolific writer. If you've only read his Sherlock Holmes fiction then you're missing out. Visit this page to see other items that Conan Doyle wrote.
Mary Celeste

J. Habakuk Jephson's Statement

This short story, based on the mysterious events surrounding the brigantine Mary Celeste, was an early success for Conan Doyle. It also stirred up some controversy.
Sir Nigel Loring

The White Company

During the Second World War the British government made sure that despite paper shortages The White Company was kept in print. The book was considered a national morale booster.
King Leopold II of Belgium

The Crime of the Congo

In 1909 Conan Doyle, fueled by "a burning indignation, which is the best of all driving power", wrote a book in only eight days. The Crime of the Congo, dealt with the atrocities committed in the Belgian Congo on behalf of King Leopold II.