Participate in the Portsmouth City Read and celebrate Arthur Conan Doyle's A Study in Scarlet during this year's Book Fest as part of Portsmouth: City of Stories.

You don't know Sherlock, yet, but you are about to get to know Portsmouth's famous character in this classic story of murder, suspense, love and revenge.

  •  Grab your FREE copy to keep of the original novel A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Buy Mr Doyle's Class Presents A Study in Scarlet by Matthew Hardy and Russell Olson, a graphic novel £10 each
  • Borrow A Study in Scarlet by Stephanie Baudet, a young readers version
  • Borrow and download A Study in Scarlet audio version from BorrowBox

 Available while stocks last from 17 February.

You can pick up your free copy of the book and borrow the lending copies from any Portsmouth City Council Library from Monday 17th February while stocks last. To purchase a copy of the graphic novel, visit branch Libraries and Portsmouth Museum's shop, and download BorrowBox via https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/ext/libraries/libraries