Ralph E. Vaughan


Ralph E. Vaughan is the author of several Sherlock Holmes novels and stories, such as "The Adventure of the Ancient Gods" (the first-ever crossing of Holmes and Lovecraft), "The Dreaming Detective," and "Sherlock Holmes and the Coils of Time." He is the creator of the popular Paws & Claws series, which began with "Paws & Claws: A Three Dog Mystery," in which three amazing dogs protect their neighborhood, thwart the evil plans of the nefarious Feral Gang, and occasionally save the world; the series continued with "A Flight of Raptors," and "K-9 Blues," with more to come in the adventures of the Three Dog Detective Agency. Most recently, he authored "Shadows Against the Empire," an interplanetary steampunk adventure set in 1882, first in a series of books. A writer since the late 1960s, he had published more than 300 short stories and poems in a variety of magazines and journals. He is also a fan of crime fiction, from traditional British mysteries to the detective noir of Raymond Chandler and Lawrence Block. He is a long-time resident of Chula Vista, California, which is the setting of "Paws & Claws." He is married and has two children, a daughter who is a game designer and playwright and a son who is a conductor for the BNSF.

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The Dog Who Loved Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Levi, the leader of the Three Dog Detective Agency, must channel his inner Sherlock Holmes if he is to solve a mystery, and survive.

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