The Final Deduction A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 35

Bantam - It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery. See for yourself why, through a hundred million copies and seventy-two cases, the adventures of America’s largest private detective and his extended family continue to captivate and enthrall readers around the world. Marvel at his daily beer consumption, his unsurpassed appetite, the incredible expanse of his yellow silk pajamas.

The man has entered our folklore. The new york Times Book Review. Bear witness to his unwavering, often infuriating addiction to fine foods, good books, beautiful orchids and custom-made chairs. When high-society kidnapping unexpectedly turns to very seamy murder, Nero Wolfe, all concerned turn to the great detective, for the missing piece in the puzzle.

The Final Deduction A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 35 - A missing typewriter, a mysterious ransom note—and a beautiful corpse. Empathize with his confidential assistant Archie Goodwin, archetypal private eye and man of action, whose primary function is prodding his immense employer into motion. Step into the unassuming Thirty-fifth Street brownstone, and join in the astounding exploits of Nero Wolfe.

Discover nero Wolfe—the greatest detective of them all.





The Mother Hunt A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 38

Crimeline - Now, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, with his perambulatory man-about-town, gourmandizing, Archie Goodwin, the arrogant, Rex Stout. While the police nurse their grudges against him, and the widow nurses Archie, the genius sleuth and his sidekick look for the hand that rocked the cradle.

. When an abandoned baby is left on her doorstep, the young socialite widow knows only too well the identity of the father: her deceased philanderer of a husband. But who is the mother? the case seems like child's play to Nero Wolfe, until the first dead body. Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world.

The Mother Hunt A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 38 - The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time. But nothing can pacify the killer, who's found the formula for murder—and is determined to milk it for all it's worth.

Introduction by marilyn Wallace“It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery.





GAMBIT A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 37

Bantam - It is while thus engaged that he is killed. Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world. Now, gourmandizing, with his perambulatory man-about-town, Archie Goodwin, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, the arrogant, Rex Stout.

Jerin is a mental freak—a man capable of successfully playing a dozen simultaneous chess games against first-rate players while he himself is out of sight of any of the boards. The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time.

GAMBIT A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 37 - A millionaire—his opponent in more realms than chess—is accused, and Nero Wolfe is given what appears to be the most hopeless case he and Archie Goodwin have ever tackled. You need to know nothing about chess to follow this tale, but some understanding of beautiful mothers and daughters will help. It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery.





TOO MANY CLIENTS A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 34

Crimeline - Besides the decor—and the trove of women's slippers—another notable feature of the room is the absence of police. Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world. Nero wolfe's resourceful assistant archie Goodwin finds that out when he stumbles into the room where the businessman has been murdered: a love nest lined with red satin and fleshy paintings.

The dead man had one too many lovers. Then comes a snag: a bidding war erupts for the reclusive sleuth's services. Now, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, the arrogant, gourmandizing, Archie Goodwin, with his perambulatory man-about-town, Rex Stout.

TOO MANY CLIENTS A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 34 - The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time. Suddenly wolfe has too many clients, including one who's party to murder.

So nero wolfe has a healthy head start on solving the crime. Introduction by Malcolm Forbes, Jr.





The Father Hunt A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 43

Bantam - Or can she? suddenly she’s knocking on the oversized detective’s door with a parcel full of bills in hand—and a quarter of a million hidden in her closet. But when wolfe and his able assistant, begin to trace the money to the man, Archie Goodwin, they make a startling discovery: Amy’s father murdered her mother—and now he may be after her.

It’s all part of a nest egg left by her unknown father. The man has entered our folklore. New york times Book Review. All pretty amy denovo wants to find the father she has never seen, but she can’t afford Nero Wolfe’s outlandish fees. It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery.





Homicide Trinity A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 36

Crimeline - Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world. It’s murder à la carte when the third course is served: a cop-hating landlady brings Wolfe counterfeit cash—that leads to genuine murder. Now, gourmandizing, archie goodwin, with his perambulatory man-about-town, the arrogant, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, Rex Stout.

Introduction by stephen greenleaf   “It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery. But no sooner does the gourmandizing sleuth clean up this first course of murder than he faces a gun-toting wife who serves up a confession of homicidal intent—only to become the sole suspect when the corpus delicti is found.

Homicide Trinity A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 36 - It’s up to wolfe to see that the malefactors get their just deserts. The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review   a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time.

It’s a wily killer who dares to strike on Nero Wolfe’s hallowed turf—and leave a corpse strangled with Wolfe’s own soup-stained tie.





A Right to Die A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 40

Crimeline - When a bright young heiress with a flair for romance and one too many enemies is found brutally murdered, Nero Wolfe and his sidekick, Archie, find themselves embroiled in a case that is not as black and white as it first appears. Susan brooke has everything going for her. Men would have killed themselves to marry her, and, in fact, one did.

Susan came to new york to find love and fulfillment, and ended up dead on a tenement floor. The police say her black fiance did it, but Wolfe has other ideas. Before he's done, he'll prove that good intentions and bad deeds often go hand in hand and that the highest ideals can sometimes have the deadliest consequences.





Please Pass The Guilt A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 45

Bantam - The man has entered our folklore. The new york Times Book Review. Was it the jealous wife or the ambitious partner? the secretary who got passed around like an inter-office memo? Or the man who couldn’t wash the blood off his hands? Nero Wolfe didn’t want any part of it—but he was up to his neck in the toughest case of his career! “It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery.

Was it intended for him or the man who opened the drawer? They each had enemies enough to die a dozen times over. A brilliant rex stout murder mystery featuring Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin   A bomb explodes in the desk drawer of a top TV executive.





Death of a Dude A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 44

Bantam - Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world. In fact, nero wolfe was buffaloed until the real killer struck again, underestimating the dandified dude with an unerring instinct for detection. Here a city slicker got a country girl pregnant and then took a bullet in the back.

Wolfe’s job was to get an innocent man exonerated of the crime and catch a killer in the process. The mountain couldn’t come to wolfe, so the great detective came to the mountain—to Lame Horse, Montana, to be exact. Introduction by don coldsmith   “It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery.

Death of a Dude A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 44 - The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review   a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time. Now, with his perambulatory man-about-town, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, gourmandizing, Archie Goodwin, the arrogant, Rex Stout.

But when he packed his silk pajamas and headed west, slipshod police work, he found himself embroiled in a case rife with local cynicism, and unpleasant political ramifications.





Three at Wolfe's Door A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 33

Crimeline - And a comely corpse with a knife between her ribs. Now, the arrogant, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, gourmandizing, Archie Goodwin, with his perambulatory man-about-town, Rex Stout. Death comes a-calling not once but three times in this murderous collection of cases from the files of Nero Wolfe, the world’s greatest detective.

First there is the exclusive dinner party where the guests are gourmets, arsenic is the appetizer, and the suspects are five of the most gorgeous gals in New York. Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world. The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review   a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time.

Three at Wolfe's Door A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 33 - Next, a wandering cab pulls up to Wolfe’s door, containing a lady driver who doesn’t belong. Introduction by margaret maron   “It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery. And finally, a championships rodeo roars into town, bright-eyed cowgirls, featuring square-jawed cowboys, and a dead millionaire with a fancy lariat for a necktie.





PLOT IT YOURSELF A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 32

Crimeline - Together, stout and wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions of mystery fans around the world. The man has entered our folklore. The new york times book review a grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time.

This time he'll need all the critical skills at his disposal to close the book on a killer well versed on the ABCs of murder. Introduction by susan Dunlap“It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery. Now, archie goodwin, gourmandizing, sedentary sleuth is back in the original seventy-three cases of crime and detection written by the inimitable master himself, the arrogant, with his perambulatory man-about-town, Rex Stout.

PLOT IT YOURSELF A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 32 - When a group of publishers and writers hires Wolfe to solve a case of false plagiarism, it's time for the great detective to hit the books. But when punctuation gives way to puncture, Wolfe knows this is no simple case of extortion. Four unrelated accusers—including a down-and-out hack writer and a lady poet with a penchant for nude sunbathing—have been fleecing bestselling authors, claiming the authors have stolen their work and ingeniously planting evidence to back up their claims.