The Second Confession (Nero Wolfe Series)

The Second Confession (Nero Wolfe Series)

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by Rex Stout
     
 

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When a millionaire businessman hires the sedentary detective to snoop on his daughter's boyfriend, Wolfe finds himself caught in a labyrinthine case involving drugged drinks, murderous debutantes, and a gangland boss.

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When a millionaire businessman hires the sedentary detective to snoop on his daughter's boyfriend, Wolfe finds himself caught in a labyrinthine case involving drugged drinks, murderous debutantes, and a gangland boss.

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Rex Stout'sSecond Confession provides a fine Nero Wolfe mystery, with Michael Prichard's strong narrative skills bringing alive the detective story of Wolfe's encounter with a gangland boss. Murder and his investigation of a lawyer blend in this vivid story.

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ISBN-13:
9780553245943
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/28/1995
Series:
Nero Wolfe Series
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
500,030
Product dimensions:
4.17(w) x 6.82(h) x 0.68(d)

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The Second Confession (Nero Wolfe Series) 4.1 out of 5 based on 1 ratings. 12 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I would have to say the Nero Wolfe novels are my favorite mystery series, even surpassing Sherlock Holmes, Hercule Poirot, and Miss Marple. But that's more for the characters of Wolfe and Archie and the rest of the gang. Not one of my top Wolfe novels, but closer to a true whodunnit than some of the others. Well worth the time.
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Enjoyed the story you are aways waiting for the next shoe to drop
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rml More than 1 year ago
I like Archie. Spending time with him is always enjoyable. This book gives you some insight of the mood of the country at the time the book was written. I have read several of Stout's books and found this one to be a "good read".
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Guest More than 1 year ago
come one come all rex stout's the secound confession keeps you on suspence. you won't want to put the book down once you get stared a mysyery with a twist keeps you hanging on i give this book 5 stars