The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle

This classic mystery novel follows a detective and his partner as they investigate a supernatural hound that has been haunting the Baskerville family for generations, supposedly causing the death of the recent family head. As the pair navigate the eerie moors surrounding the Baskerville estate, they unravel a plot of deception and murder, all while trying to protect the new heir from the same grisly fate. The story is a thrilling blend of mystery, suspense, and horror.

The 111th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 2025

Since this book was first published in 1902, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 2025.0.

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