By Robert Goldsborough

ISBN-10: 1453270973

ISBN-13: 9781453270974

Winner of the Lovey Award for top historic Novel: This award-winning secret finds how Archie Goodwin joined forces with famed deepest detective Nero Wolfe and introduced a literary legend.

In 1930, younger Archie Goodwin involves ny urban hoping for just a little pleasure. In his 3rd week operating as an evening watchman, he stops burglars of their tracks—with a couple of scorching lead slugs.
 
brushed aside from his activity for being “trigger-happy,” he parlays his newfound notoriety right into a task as a detective’s assistant, assisting sincere sleuth Del Bascom clear up instances just like the Morningside Piano Heist, the Rive Gauche artwork Gallery Swindle, and the Sumner-Hayes housebreaking. yet it’s the abduction of Tommie Williamson, the son of a brand new York resort mogul, that introduces Goodwin to the guy who will switch his life.
 
Goodwin is aware there’s just one detective who will help locate Tommie: Nero Wolfe, the stout genius of West Thirty-Fifth highway. jointly, they’ll shape the most not going crime battling duos in history—but first Goodwin needs to find Tommie and turn out that he merits a spot through Wolfe’s side.
 
during this witty tale in regards to the beginning of a mythical partnership, Robert Goldsborough gloriously conjures up the spirit of Nero Wolfe’s writer, bestselling writer Rex Stout, and breathes new existence into his loved characters. 
 

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