An elderly woman asks Nero Wolfe to uncover the source of her husbands money, but as he is led to confront the most dangerous racketeer in America, Wolfe unexpectedly announces his retirement and goes into hiding. Has Nero Wolfe, the worlds most famous sleuth, ended his career in cowardice and disgrace?
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Rex Stout (1886-1975), inimitable master of detective fiction, wrote 73 mysteries. His career also included writing three novels and chairing the War Writers' Board.About the Author:
Rex Stout (1886–1975) was the creator of Nero Wolfe, one of the most popular detectives of all time.
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