The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes #4

Arthur Conan Doyle

288 pages first pub 1893 (editions)

fiction classics mystery short stories adventurous mysterious medium-paced

Description

Sherlock Holmes’s confrontation with Professor Moriarty sees a clash between the master of detection and the evil genius of crime—where a dramatic outcome is inevitable. Before this climactic and deadly encounter, however, Holmes and Watson pursue...

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Moods

mysterious 90%
adventurous 88%
tense 18%
dark 13%
funny 13%
challenging 10%
emotional 9%
lighthearted 8%
reflective 8%
informative 6%
relaxing 4%
inspiring 3%
sad 3%

Pace

medium 53%
fast 38%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 65% | A mix: 25% | Character: 8%

Strong character development?

No: 68% | It's complicated: 17% | Yes: 11% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 4%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 78% | Yes: 11% | It's complicated: 7% | N/A: 2%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 62% | It's complicated: 21% | Yes: 14% | N/A: 1%

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