Title: Wills Redemption
Media: Book / Movie
Topic: Sherlock Holmes
Genre: Drama / Tragedy
URL: Wills Redemption
Critiqued by The Psychic Librarian
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Today we will foray into the area of poorly-written action stories. There is a dash of angst and tragedy thrown in for good measure, but none of it is very effective because we are never given enough character detail to care about any of them. This has actually been one of my favorite fanfics that I have taken on, primarily because of the fantastic lack of creativity and lumping together of clichés. As you will observe, this fic has absolutely nothing to do with Sherlock Holmes, so don’t get your hopes up. It is in this category because as the author’s summary states: “it takes place in like a Steam punk and 1930 sherlock holmes time…” Apparently the author doesn’t realize that Sherlock Holmes exists in stories set from 1887 to 1914. Let’s venture into this anachronistic mess of a story. I hope you have a blast!