Hounding the Hound of the Baskervilles: A Poetic Portrait of the Detective Novel, by Dr. Yair Mazor, also features works of art by Michael Kovner. It discusses the detective story as a literary genre in a detailed and highly captivating analysis of The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Dr. Yair Mazor is a professor of Hebrew Literature with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. To date, Dr. Mazor has authored 15 scholarly books and voer 200 articles and reviews. He was awarded the Friedman Prize as “The Most Distinguished Scholar of Hebrew Literature in the USA” (1998) and the “University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Most Coveted Teaching Award (1999).