By Robert Goldsborough
In 1930, younger Archie Goodwin involves long island urban hoping for somewhat pleasure. In his 3rd week operating as an evening watchman, he stops burglars of their tracks—with a couple of scorching lead slugs.
pushed aside from his activity for being “trigger-happy,” he parlays his newfound notoriety right into a activity as a detective’s assistant, aiding sincere sleuth Del Bascom clear up circumstances just like the Morningside Piano Heist, the Rive Gauche paintings Gallery Swindle, and the Sumner-Hayes housebreaking. yet it’s the abduction of Tommie Williamson, the son of a brand new York resort multi-millionaire, that introduces Goodwin to the fellow who will swap his life.
Goodwin is familiar with there’s just one detective who might help locate Tommie: Nero Wolfe, the stout genius of West Thirty-Fifth road. jointly, they’ll shape essentially the most not likely crime battling duos in history—but first Goodwin needs to find Tommie and end up that he merits a spot by means of Wolfe’s side.
during this witty tale in regards to the starting place of a mythical partnership, Robert Goldsborough gloriously inspires the spirit of Nero Wolfe’s writer, bestselling writer Rex Stout, and breathes new existence into his loved characters.
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Archie Meets Nero Wolfe: A Prequel to Rex Stout's Nero Wolfe Mysteries (The Nero Wolfe Mysteries Book 8) by Robert Goldsborough