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"My Two Sweethearts"—Houdini with his mother and wife around 1907

Conan Doyle and Spiritualism

In 1916 Arthur Conan Doyle stated his belief in Spiritualism. Could it be? Did the man who created the ever-logical Sherlock Holmes believe in ghosts? This article also covers the Cottingley Fairies incident and Doyle's relationship with Harry Houdini.

submarines around the time of World War One

Conan Doyle and World War One

When World War One broke out in 1914 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle tried to enlist in the military. His offer was refused but that didn't stop Sir Arthur from contributing to the war effort.

Ask Sherlock Homes a yes or no question.

Ask Sherlock Holmes

Are you mulling over a yes or no question? Why not ask an expert in deductive reasoning? Sherlock Holmes is at your service.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Timeline of Life of Conan Doyle

Conan Doyle was born in Scotland on May 22, 1859. He passed away on July 7, 1930. Between those two days, he led quite a life! See a timeline for the professional and private life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Daily Quote

Check out our daily quote from the works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Remember that Sherlock Holmes is just the beginning! The works of Conan Doyle include science fiction, horror and historical fiction.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born in Scotland on May 22, 1859.  He was an author and the creator of Sherlock Holmes.  He’s also known for The Lost World and The White Company.

This site features articles about little- known aspects of Conan Doyle’s life including his time as a ship’s surgeon, his tangled love life and his troubled father.  Visit the quotations pages to find one of the largest collections of Conan Doyle quotations anywhere.

Spooky, Scary Quotes by Conan Doyle

A wave of panic passed over the vessel, and these rough and hardy men, who feared no mortal foe, shook with terror at the shadows of their own minds. ~ Sir Nigel

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A Knife in the Fog: A Mystery Featuring Margaret Harkness and Arthur Conan Doyle

A Knife in the Fog: A Mystery Featuring Margaret Harkness and Arthur Conan Doyle

Physician Arthur Conan Doyle takes a break from his practice to assist London police in tracking down Jack the Ripper in this debut novel and series starter.

A Knife in the Fog: A Mystery Featuring Margaret Harkness and Arthur Conan Doyle