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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

4.09 avg rating — 1,448 ratings — published 1987 — 16 editions
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Murder in E Minor

3.86 avg rating — 1,280 ratings — published 1986 — 20 editions
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Archie Meets Nero Wolfe: A ...

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The Last Coincidence

3.80 avg rating — 539 ratings — published 1989 — 17 editions
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Murder in the Ball Park (Ne...

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Archie in the Crosshairs

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The Bloodied Ivy

3.61 avg rating — 469 ratings — published 1988 — 15 editions
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Stop the Presses!

3.76 avg rating — 372 ratings — published 2016 — 7 editions
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Silver Spire

3.78 avg rating — 374 ratings — published 1992 — 15 editions
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Fade to Black

3.78 avg rating — 374 ratings — published 1990 — 15 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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Lisa Kessler Hi Robert -

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