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Robert Goldsborough

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Robert Goldsborough is an American author of mystery novels. He was born in 1937 and grew up in the Chicago area. Although he worked for 45 years for the Chicago Tribune and Advertising Age, he first came to prominence in the 1980s with the publication, with the approval of the estate of Rex Stout, of his Nero Wolfe mystery Murder in E Minor. Written privately for his mother back in 1978, shortly after the death of Stout, creator of the Wolfe stories, the novel received a Nero Award.

Six other Nero Wolfe books followed from Goldsborough, all favorably received. However, more recently he has turned his attention to creating books with his own characters, beginning with Three Strikes You're Dead, a novel set in pre-war Chicago, and starring St
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Death on Deadline
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Archie Meets Nero Wolfe: A ...
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Murder in E Minor
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 554 ratings — published 1986 — 16 editions
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The Last Coincidence
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 202 ratings — published 1989 — 12 editions
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The Bloodied Ivy
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 223 ratings — published 1988 — 12 editions
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Silver Spire
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 173 ratings — published 1992 — 11 editions
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Fade to Black
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 1990 — 12 editions
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The Missing Chapter
3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 185 ratings — published 1993 — 13 editions
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“I knew how to use a dictionary, and if I was going to be spending time around Nero Wolfe, I would have to buy one."-Archie Goodwin in Archie Meets Nero Wolfe”
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message 1: by Lisa

Lisa Kessler Hi Robert -

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