Featuring History of Mystery/Detective Fiction and Other Literary Ramblings of Elizabeth Foxwell
Monday, October 07, 2019
Sherlock Holmes essay contest for students.
Joseph Pennell, "Baker Street," ca. 1908. Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Div.
The Beacon Society is sponsoring an essay contestfor US and Canadian students in 4th to 12th grades that focuses on the Sherlock Holmes stories “The Adventure of the Red-Headed League,” “The Adventure of the Copper Beeches,” and “The Greek Interpreter.” There are cash prizes for first to third place. The submission deadline is February 1, 2020. (Thanks to the podcast I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere.)