Gaslight Arcanum: Uncanny Tales of Sherlock Holmes is the third in a series of anthologies featuring stories pitting the Great Detective against the fantastic.
About Gaslight Arcanum: Uncanny Tales of Sherlock Holmes
From the comforting glow of Baker Street gas-lamps to the gloom of the ocean’s depths, Sherlock Holmes lays bare the secrets of men, monsters and evil in twelve new tales of the bizarre, the uncanny and the arcane.
Featuring these renowned Sherlock Holmes authors:
Kim Newman, Christopher Fowler, Stephen Volk, Tom English, William Meikle, Simon K. Unsworth, Fred Saberhagen, Simon Clark, Kevin Cockle, Lawrence C. Connolly, Paul Kane, and Tony Richards.
About the Editors:
J. R. Campbell’s fiction has appeared in a wide variety of publications including Spinetingler Magazine, Wax Romantic and Challenging Destiny. From time to time his writing can also be heard on radio’s Imagination Theater and The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
Charles Prepolec has contributed articles and reviews to All Hallows, Sherlock Magazine, Scarlet Street, and Canadian Holmes. An active Sherlockian for more than 20 years with The Singular Society of the Baker Street Dozen, Charles lives in Calgary with his wife Kristen and their cat Karma.
About the Series: “Gaslight Arcanum: Uncanny Tales of Sherlock Holmes” is the third in the series following “Gaslight Grimoire: Fantastic Tales of Sherlock Holmes”, and “Gaslight Grotesque: Nightmare Tales of Sherlock Holmes”. Both of the previous editions have received critical acclaim from prominent reviewers such as National Post, Library Journal, Booklist, Globe & Mail, etc.
Praise for Gaslight Grimoire: Fantastic Tales of Sherlock Homes:
‘will leave you wanting more of the detective who just won’t die’ — National Post
‘a good addition to any library’ — Library Journal
‘fans of the fantastic should be happy to see the famous detective stepping into their world’— Booklist
Praise for Gaslight Grotesque: Nightmare Tales of Sherlock Holmes
‘these are dashing tales worthy of the new vision of Holmes and fans will adore them’ — Globe & Mail
‘apt to satisfy the most demanding readers. Highly recommended.’ — sfsite