Annabel Scheme

This is a story about a Sherlock Holmes for the 21st century. Holmes is a woman, Watson is an AI, all the good cases are on the internet, and something very strange has happened to San Francisco…

Annabel Scheme is a novella that I wrote with the support of a posse of patrons — 600 people just like you.

There are about a thousand copies of the physical book out there in the world, but you can get a digital version right here. I’ve released it under a Creative Commons license, so you’re free to make copies and use the story, characters and/or text in your own work.

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See you in Fog City.

October 2010, San Francisco


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