Before Midnight (Nero Wolfe Series)

Before Midnight (Nero Wolfe Series)

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by Rex Stout
     
 

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Cheaters never prosper, but Nero Wolfe encounters one who kills trying. At the Pour Amour perfume riddle contest, a million dollars goes to the contestant who can answer five questions. Someone doesn't like the heat of competition, so he murders the contest founder and steals the answers to the riddles. Now Wolfe has to sniff down a trail of clues that leads

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Cheaters never prosper, but Nero Wolfe encounters one who kills trying. At the Pour Amour perfume riddle contest, a million dollars goes to the contestant who can answer five questions. Someone doesn't like the heat of competition, so he murders the contest founder and steals the answers to the riddles. Now Wolfe has to sniff down a trail of clues that leads disturbingly close to home.

"Nothing is quite as sweet as Nero Wolfe solving a mystery." (B-O-T Editorial Review Board)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780553147971
Publisher:
Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
Publication date:
08/28/1981
Series:
Nero Wolfe Series
Pages:
160

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Before Midnight 3.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
kpet More than 1 year ago
Before Midnight is one of the best Nero Wolfe mysteries. Great plotting, good characters, and a mystery that pleases. An interesting group of contest winners match wits with Wolfe and Goodwin, in a mystery with a deadline.
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