Dust and Shadow: An Account of the Ripper Killings by Dr. John H. Watson

Dust and Shadow: An Account of the Ripper Killings by Dr. John H. Watson - Lyndsay Faye Ms. Faye tackles the two individuals in history everyone wishes could have truly crossed paths; Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes. The tone of this book is true to Sherlock Holmes and Ms. Lindsay does not alter the characters. The reader joins the investigation through the words of Dr. Watson and is taken through Whitechaple along with an interesting entourage to investigate the Ripper Killings.

In the 120+ years since the killings many theories have been put forth as to the identity of the killer. Ms. Faye gives us an interesting story with a plausible solution. Of course how could she not … Sherlock Holmes was on the case.