Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859 – 1930) was a Scottish author, playwright and physician. He is mostly known for his fictional stories of adventures and investigations of Sherlock Holmes and doctor Watson, a private detective from London and his companion. "Silver Blaze" is a detective short story by Arthur Conan Doyle. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are on their way to Dartmoor, for they were called to investigate a crime that has become a headline story. Silver Blaze, a top-class race horse was stolen and its trainer, John Straker. Local inspector Gregory already has a suspect in custody and a version in mind, but nothing matters for Holmes except for the truth, and it rarely is what it seems to be at first sight. Read and join the legendary detective on his investigation!