The Adventure of the Missing Three-Quarter (by Arthur Conan Doyle) is presented by Folium Partners. This standalone audiobook app combines a professional audio recording with supplemental features for download-once, grab-and-go anywhere enjoyment. The story is brought to life with all its characters performed by master Holmes performer, David Ian Davies.
There were 56 original stories written by Conan Doyle and published in The Strand magazine between 1891 and 1929. The stories are divided among five series. This is from the third series, “The Return of Sherlock Holmes”.
In this story Cyril Overton of Trinity College, Cambridge calls upon Sherlock Holmes for help in the case of the disappearance of Godfrey Staunton, key rugby team player needed for match tomorrow against Oxford. Pale and bothered earlier, Staunton left his hotel about half past ten in the evening with a bearded man who came with a devastating note and vanished.
While you’re listening you can read background information about Conan Doyle and the story, play word search games based on the story, etc.
DURATION: About a 45 minute performance.