Switzerland, June 1900. Watson and the Countess make a pilgrimage to the beautiful and treacherous Reichenbach Falls. The joie de vivre of the Montgolfier enthusiasts is soon cut short by a series of suspicious ballooning accidents and perilous mishaps. With Dr Watson's new love affair, the Countess fears this case will be their 'final problem' in more ways than one.
Swords and shields are insufficient. Crossbows? Nope. Knights in plated armor? Haven't been invented yet. No mere slingshot will do for David. King Herod has committed a heinous crime. In order to catch him, David must resort to super secret technology...and a good friend.
Join Anna and her friends in this magical short story adventure. Fly high in the sky in a hot air balloon, and explore the best circus Anna can imagine. But when a friend gets lost, Anna and the others have to work together to find their missing friend.
This story also includes a craft activity, making your own water colors.
A Play for 7-12 year olds
Betty and Maisy are two young girls who work as servants in a big house. They work very hard for little money, and rarely get much time off. Today brings great news, Mr Green is bringing his wonderful Hot air Balloon to town. How are they going to find enough money to see the Fair and can they get time off from work?
Includes a craft activity relevant to the period
When a hot-air balloon ride goes wrong, the blame for an accident is pointed at the pilot. He then struggles in a race to find the real cause of the accident and the answer is something that could cause a revolution. The only problem is somebody is trying to stop that revolution taking place.
The 1800 Club was a haven created to serve people seeking a brief escape from the frantic pace of life in New York City during the 2000s. A club member could dress in the styles of clothing their ancestors wore in the 1800s and act as though they were back in those quieter times. Also, the club had time travel capability and when needed they would be asked to go back and fix the hiccup in time.