Download English novel The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It was the 3rd of the crime novels featuring the popular character of Sherlock Holmes. First appeared in The Strand Magazine in serial form. While its book version published in 1902. The BBC included it in the list of UK’s 200 best loved novels in 2003. It has also been adapted for the screen for numerous times.
The Hound of the Baskervilles book review
If you want to experience a first-class mystery read, then this will be a right choice for you. The Hound of the Baskervilles is truly a masterpiece in the genre of crime thriller literature. The story will engage you right from the beginning. There is no need to complete some pages to get the pace of the novel. As soon as you start reading you will feel the thrill. One thing makes the story more interesting that the author also gives you the hints to identify the culprit.
The plot is set on Dartmoor in Devon. It describes about an attempted murder inspired by the frightening, devilish hound by the ghostly origin. A man is murdered and people believe that it has been done by a huge Hound. According to local myth, a ghastly beast that has afflicted the men of the family for many years. Sherlock Holmes with his assistant Dr. Watson comes to interrogate the case and solve the mystery. While this time the challenge for them is absolutely not quite the same as their previous different cases. Holmes calls his mind powers against what comes out of a centuries old curse. This curse appears to be a typical Victorian crime for money.
With its rigid, well drawn action and enthralling mystery this is a powerful novel. In addition, it will keep you guessing the culprit until the end. Furthermore, the story is essentially more interesting for the seemingly paranormal element that lies at the core of the case.