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There are many different books in many different genres There arehorror novels love stories suspenseful books and detective stories Thedetective storys evolution has been a long and eventful process The manresponsible for the biggest leap in the detective story was Arthur ConanDoyle He gave the world Sherlock Holmes who could be considered thegreatest investigator in detective story history Holmes was unique indetective story history The readers interest is captivated not only bythe detectives unique methods but to perhaps to even a greater degreeby the singular personality of this remarkable man Sayers 10 Doylealso gave the world Dr Watson Holmes sidekick Other authors couldhave written about this pair but none could match Doyle Doyle was amaster storyteller Snow 8 Without Doyle the detective story wouldnever have been what it is now Cresterton states With Conan Doyle thedetective story at last came to full fruition Cresterton 170 Thisstatement is true All detective stories after Doyles had some of theaspects of his stories Sir Arthur Conan Doyle shaped the way detectivestories were written in the twentieth century by using a third person limitedperspective using a structured plot line and by having Holmes investigateSir Arthur Conan Doyle was the first detective story author to makegood use of the third person limited perspective Holmes sidekick Watsonis a smart man but he could not compare to the brilliance of Holmes When Holmes was figuring out a mystery he often left Watson veryconfused Holmes would do things that to Watson would make no sense At the end of the story however Watson would see the logic behindHolmes actions This quote is Watson thinking about the case he andHolmes were working on Here I had heard what he had heard I had seenwhat he had seen and yet from his words it was evident that he saw clearlynot only what happened but what was about to happen while to me thewhole business was still confused and grotesque Doyle 35 This displaysWatsons confusion
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