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Cover Reveal! The Improbable Tales of Baskerville Hall
14 February, 2023

Cover Reveal! The Improbable Tales of Baskerville Hall

The Conan Doyle Estate are excited and proud to share this amazing book cover for The Improbable Tales of Baskerville Hall, Book One - released on the 12th of September 2023. Currently in development for TV with Imagine Entertainment.

Before there was a man named Sherlock, there was a boy called Arthur…

When young Arthur Conan Doyle is offered a spot at Baskerville Hall, a school for gifted children, he is elated at being given a chance to prove himself. There, Arthur makes friends with Irene Eagle, a girl who boldly strides into action, and Jimmie Moriarty, a boy whose brilliance rivals Arthur’s own. Together, they discover that their new school is a peculiar place, home to remarkable creatures and unexplained explosions.

 When the trio are invited into a powerful secret society called the Clover, they must pass three challenging tests to be accepted. But along the way, Arthur uncovers a mystery that will lead to grand adventure . . . and even greater danger.

Do you have what it takes to make it at Baskerville Hall?

Early Reviews

"Baskerville Hall [is] right at the top of the most intriguing school list with Hogwarts and The School of Good and Evil.

- KATHRYN LASKY, Newbery Honor Award-winning author

"A delightful twist on the Sherlock universe. Hand this to any young reader, and watch the pages turn."

- SCOTT REINTGEN, Indie bestselling author of the Talespinners Series

"Baskerville Hall is a bold and thrilling reimagining of Arthur Conan Doyle's early life, filled with students and teachers who the world would later come to know so well, including Dr. Watson, James Moriarty and, of course, Sherlock Holmes."

- The Conan Doyle Estate

Jacket art 2023 by Iacopo Bruno Visual Direction from Laura Mock and Amy Ryan

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