How Did Long John Silver Lose his Leg?
And Twenty-Six Other Mysteries of Children’s Literature
by Dennis Butts and Peter Hunt
“…Avoiding any of those over-ingenious reinterpretation common among Sherlock Holmes fans, Butts and Hunt concentrate instead on odd facts and unusual queries… We need more books about children’s literature written with the same sense of informed delight about a genre that can be, ad often is, both memorable and endearing…”.
Nicholas Tucker, The Tablet, 26 April 2014