Katie Magnusson

Biography

Katie Magnusson lives with her husband and son in Milwaukee, WI, where she works in a bookstore and struggles not to spend half her paycheck at her workplace. Many years ago, she read The Complete Sherlock Holmes and Neuromancer in quick succession, which inspired her to start writing about a man who tries to be Sherlock Holmes in a cybernetic future. These stories became the basis for her series, The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock. More stories followed, with more to come.

Where to find Katie Magnusson online

Series

The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock
In a futuristic city, a young doctor finds himself living with a strange man named Sherlock, who is attempting to emulate his literary namesake to a disturbing degree. Dr. Watts soon finds himself whisked along as Sherlock solves cases of theft, blackmail, kidnappings, and murder. Now if only he could figure out what possessed him to agree to this.
The R.X. Problem
Price: $3.99 USD.
Of Jackals and Crusaders
Price: $3.99 USD.
Sherlock Returns
Price: $3.99 USD.

Books

Sherlock Returns
Series: The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,600. Language: English. Originally Published: February 12, 2018 by Katie Magnusson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Watts is doing the best he can to move on after Sherlock's death, and Sherlock is the last person he expects to see at his door. Coming back to 122 Break Street is the best decision Sherlock's ever made, but with his fame soaring and new enemies eager to see him destroyed, will he be able to face his most important challenge—fixing the friendship he fractured when he left Watts behind?
Of Jackals and Crusaders
Series: The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,000. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016 by Katie Magnusson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The occasional assassination attempt is hardly a concern for the City's most popular detective. From solving murders to stopping gang wars, there's plenty to keep the man called Sherlock, and his companion Dr. Watts, busy. A new criminal empire is being built within the shadows of the City's underworld, and the person at its head will stop at nothing to see Sherlock destroyed.
The R.X. Problem
Series: The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,660. Language: English. Originally Published: April 15, 2016 by Katie Magnusson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
After an injury leaves him with a cybernetic leg and no job, Dr. James Watts becomes housemates with a detective named Sherlock, who is trying to emulate his literary namesake to a disturbing degree. Watts is soon whisked along as Sherlock solves cases of theft, blackmail, kidnappings, and murder. Now if only Watts could figure out what possessed him to agree to this.