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Archie meets nero wolfe [electronic resource] : A Prequel to Rex Stout's Nero Wolfe Mysteries. Robert Goldsborough.

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  • ISBN: 9781453294734 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781453266373 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Road, 2012.

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Summary, etc.: Winner of the Lovey Award for Best Historical NovelTo become part of the Nero Wolfe legend, Archie Goodwin must prove his worthArchie Goodwin comes to New York City hoping for a bit of excitement. In his third week working as a night watchman, he stops two burglars in their tracks—with a pair of hot lead slugs. Dismissed from his job for being "trigger-happy," he parlays his newfound notoriety into a job as a detective's assistant, helping honest sleuth Del Bascom solve cases like the Morningside Piano Heist, the Rive Gauche Art Gallery Swindle, and the Sumner-Hayes Burglary. But it's the kidnapping of Tommie Williamson, the son of a New York hotel magnate, that introduces Goodwin to the man who will change his life.Young Tommie has gone missing, and only one detective is built for the job: Nero Wolfe, the heavyset genius of West Thirty-Fifth Street. Together they will form one of the most unlikely crime fighting duos in history—but first...
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Subject: Fiction.
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