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Category: Historical

Roger Silverwood

The Tollington Ghost

Holmes and Watson are invited to investigate the death of Mr. Wellington Pinchbeck, at the hands of the… Tollington Ghost!

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Charlotte Edwards

Unrecovered History

Mr Wakeman is convinced he has discovered evidence that the Ancient Greeks had discovered photography.

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Rachel Foster


After Kristallnacht, Ruth has to find the strength to put her young son on the Kindertransport.

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Mr. Moonshine

Rita flunks an audition as a jazz club singer and settles on a drastic solution to get her share of the limelight.

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Jack Beimler

The Void

A man abandons ship for a deserted island and begins compulsively digging.  But for what?

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