Arthur Conan Doyle used to enjoy telling the story about Sherlock Holmes
meeting St. Peter at the gates of Heaven. St. Peter was overjoyed that the Great
Detective was finally in Heaven because he would be able to help solve the
mystery of who, among all the men, was Adam. Holmes’ response, “Elementary, my
dear St. Peter. He is the only one of the millions who lacks a certain je ne sais quoi in the middle of his
The Sherlock Holmes Triviography and Quiz Book has been updated and will be reissued in May along with The Agatha Christie Triviography and Quiz Book and The Alfred Hitchcock Triviography and Quiz Book.