Essay Topic 1
Watson was a very objective observer of this case. How did this objectivity in his writing and observation influence the plot?
Essay Topic 2
What is Holmes's opinion of logic, and how does this idea affect the characters around him?
Essay Topic 3
What were some of the twists in this strange case that surprised you, and why? What led up to those surprising moments?
Essay Topic 4
Helen endures many different trials before the end of the book. What are some of these trials and what lessons does she learn through these experiences?
Essay Topic 5
What are some of the main clues Holmes used to solve this case, and how did their significance escape the notice of all the other characters in this plot?
Essay Topic 6
Julia is an important character who makes a big difference in the plot even though she had passed on before the narrative...
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