Dr. John Watson
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  • 1
    Dead Man's Land | Robert Ryan

    Dead Man's Land

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Robert Ryan
    • Narrated By Richard Burnip
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    Deep in the trenches of Flanders Fields, men are dying in the thousands every day. So one more death shouldn't be a surprise. But then a body turns up with bizarre injuries, and Sherlock Holmes' former sidekick, Dr. John Watson - unable to fight for his country due to injury but able to serve it through his medical expertise - finds his suspicions raised.

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  • 2
    The Dead Can Wait | Robert Ryan

    The Dead Can Wait

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs)
    • By Robert Ryan
    • Narrated By Richard Burnip
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    (9)
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    (9)
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    Dr. John Watson is back home, fresh from his time in the trenches of Flanders Fields. The horrors of war weigh heavy on his mind, and now his task is to help rehabilitate soldiers suffering from the crippling effects of shell-shock.

    Just Not Grabbing Me...

    I don't know what my problem is with this title, but it's just not grabbing me at all. It's 1916 and the British Army are developing a new weapon that..Show More »

    Reviewed on 21 September 2016 by Colin (WATFORD, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    A Study in Murder | Robert Ryan

    A Study in Murder

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Robert Ryan
    • Narrated By Richard Burnip
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    (8)
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    The year is 1917, and Dr. John Watson is held in a notorious POW camp deep in enemy Germany, there as medical officer for the British prisoners. With the Allied blockade, food is perilously short in the camp, and when a new prisoner is murdered, all assume the poor chap was killed for his Red Cross parcel. Watson, though, isn't so sure.

    Excellent third book in series

    This book is a little darker than the previous two. I still enjoyed it and I like the the characters Robert Ryan has created around Dr. Watson. The en..Show More »

    Reviewed on 13 January 2016 by Black Dogs (Stroud, UK)
  • 4
    The Sign of Fear | Robert Ryan

    The Sign of Fear

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Robert Ryan
    • Narrated By Richard Burnip
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    Autumn, 1917. London is not the city that Dr. John Watson and Sherlock Holmes once bestrode like giants. Terror has come from the sky, and Londoners are scurrying underground in fear. Then a twin tragedy strikes Watson. An old friend, Staff Nurse Jennings, is on a boat-ambulance torpedoed in the Channel with no survivors. And his concert-going companion, Sir Gilbert Hardy, is kidnapped.

    Dr Watson and Holmes continue their adventures.

    I've read all the Robert Ryan stories of Dr Watson, set during the List World War and can really recommend them. Yes, Sherlock Holmes fans will enjoy ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 28 September 2016 by Avid reader ()