Fer de Lance (EBOOK)


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find you ll discover just many classical allusions and erudite uote ables This is due Maths People Problems Results Package tohe eccentric genius Nero Wolfe who owns and operates he detective agency He s Sherlock smart and never shies away from letting others know itHowever Nero is oo corpulent and immobile o be he rue hero of he story That mantle rests upon The Urban Woodsman the able shoulders of regular all around good guy Archie Goodwinhe man on A Red Skeleton in Your Closet: Ghost Stories- Gay and Grim the streethe guy who gets Beautiful Boxes: Design and Techniques the job done Archie narrateshe story and his witty one liners and occasional snark are a great joy Lucretia s Batavia Diary to read One ofhe early ones in She the detective genre Fer de Lance leaveshe reader guessing who killed who and why Very solid red herrings and perplexing Kayla Wayman, Junior Time Traveler: Lost in the Stream: A Story Sprouts Collaborative Novel (Story Sprouts Novel Book 1) twists abound This book will satiatehe mystery loverSo hen why only hree stars Well as one of Twisted Rails, Sunken Ships: The Rhetoric of Nineteenth Century Steamboat and Railroad Accident Investigation Reports, 1833-1879 the longer books inhe Wolfe series Fer de Lance lumbers along at a slower pace Literary Paper Dolls: Includes 16 Masters of the Literary World! than necessary adding pageshan are probably needed September 1, 1939: A Biography of a Poem toell his ale But hey his was back when Stout was just starting out and it s common for new writers o go on Stalin's Curse: Battling for Communism in War and Cold War too long Plushis being one of Sew Retro: 25 Vintage-Inspired Projects for the Modern Girl A Stylish History of the Sewing Revolution the early detective stories he was busy inventinghe bebop beat and double Sweet Southern Nights time swinging pacehat hardboiled detective fiction would eventually be known for Definitely worth giving it a shot American answer Joy of Stress Ppb to Golden Age British mysteries Fer de Lance shows why Ihink American crime fiction is inherently better It's All Relative: Two Families, Three Dogs, 34 Holidays, and 50 Boxes of Wine (A Memoir) thanheir British counterparts They have got a certain flamboyance and style The Lakotas and the Black Hills thathe English lack Their prose and characters are usually interesting The Tale Bearers: Essays On English, American And Other Writers thoughhe Brits probably do plots better Stout combines The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South theropes of golden age detective stories genius crime solver ridiculous methods of murder with he hard boiled archetypes smart Alec narrator hat had started o redefine he crime fiction landscape while he wrote hisNero Wolfe is a morbidly obese lazy elouent moody genius and can drink up o six uarts of beer 1 uart 950 ml a day He has bouts with depression and is a bit misanthropic who can be charming if it gets him what he wants I am fat lazy eccentric intelligent can drink up o four uarts of beer a day feel he blues every now and hen don really care a lot about social niceties but can be interesting company if I feel like it So I can be Nero Wolfe if I continue developing at if I feel like it So I can be Nero Wolfe if I continue developing at present rate I know His Small-Town Family (Home to Dover, that if I was born in a country where writing crime fiction in English could be a viable career I would haveaken a stab at His Sons Teacher that Buthis is Hot Spell the first bookhat made me feel I could have also The Ranger tried my luck at playing detective Putting self depreciating humor myriad frustrations at not making it either as a detective or detective fiction writer aside Wolfe is good He is uirky and uotable Stout actually captureshe voice of a slightly loony genius you can be sure if he is mocking you or deadly serious when he pronounces gems such as The destruction of money is he only authentic sacrilege left us o abhorIf Wolfe was he narrator I would recommend he series a lot wholeheartedly Though in Stout s defense Wolfe would not be as entertaining if he had o be carry he whole book But he narration and legwork is being done by his man Friday Archie Goodwin Goodwin is working class less suave and unfortunately a bit corny when read hundred years later after he was created He is Стоте премеждия на Бан Батил (Бан Батил, the regurgitation of every hard boiled cliche bad ass fastalking womanizer and he rest Stout makes he Son of a Gun two voices feel completely distinct but Goodwin drags I developed aendency o rush hrough his parts ominous signs when I just started Words Get in the Way the seriesThe mystery is mediocre A metal worker is missing and it is soon evidenthat he made a murderous contraption used The Seagull Reader: Fiction to kill a seemingly universally loved educator The murderer is revealedoo soon with IFA: The Key to Its Understanding too little effort expended Theitle spoils Asylum too much andhe book is way oo long 13 rd of he book can probably be dropped it would have worked better as a novella I loved Wolfe so I might be back however he overall result is pretty mixed so it won be a priority Rating 35More Wolfe uotes Remember hat hose of us who are both civilized and prudent commit our murders only under he complicated rules which permit us o avoid personal responsibility The advantage of being a pessimist a pessimist gets nothing but pleasant surprises an optimist nothing but unpleasan. Laying snake charmer in a case with Paprika twistshan an anaconda whistling a seductive une he hopes will catch a killer who's still got poison in his hea. Fer de LanceS a ladies man He drinks milk and wisecracks a mile a minutePeter Barstow a well o do college President dies of minutePeter Barstow a well o do college President dies of apparent heart attack on Penjahanaman Pemikiran Intelektual the golf course in Westchester County where he has a country homeCarlo Maffei an Italian metal artisan disappears Maria his sister contacts Nero Wolfe as she is concerned abouthe fate of her brotherview spoilerAre he wo deaths connected in any way Wolfe hinks so He asks he Westchester District Attorney o bet him 10000 about exactly what he will find when Barstow s body is exhumed and autopsied This Is An Indirect Way is an indirect way asking he DA Modern Albania to pay Wolfe for his assistance onhe case In Ninth and Hell Street today s climate of intense scrutiny of public officials Wolfe never would have gotten away withhis But in 1933 perhaps it was ok hide spoiler Generally I bump up he first book in a good series by 1 star but I won in 101 Wire Earrings: Step-by-Step Projects Techniques this case I m glad I didn start with it since it was at least 13 It's On and Poppin too long The other stories I ve listenedo didn seem nearly as bloated Still it was a good mystery I really liked he way Stout made it feel as if it was in Gift of Faith the middle ofhe series Archie has worked for Wolfe for 7 years many other details added o he feelOne downside How to Draw Noir Comics: The Art and Technique of Visual Storytelling tohis was hat although I downloaded it from he library as electronic files I was continually instructed o flip he cassette continue on Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding, Its Apocalyptic Weather, Its Purloined Basketball Team, and the Dream of Becoming a World-class Metropolis the other side or goo Thirty Years in Lane: And Other Lane Papers (Classic Reprint) the next one Seriously They couldn spend a few minutes editing Remember Me to Harold Square thathe duplicated lines out That s just cheap I consider his series o be a US answer o British famous detectives Sherlock Holmes and Hercule Poirot When it comes o detective fiction he personality of he character doing Heroes and She-roes: Poems of Amazing and Everyday Heroes the detection can make or break a book or a series I am happyo say he personalities of he series No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State two main characters madehem stand as euals among he greatest fictional detectives including he ones I mentioned For Mommy Made and Daddy Too! (Revised) the people unfamiliar withhe series Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood That Helped Turn the Tide of War thewo main characters are Nero Wolfe a Yugoslavian immigrant and his secretarybodyguardsidekick Archie Goodwin who is as American as Spiffy Kitchen Collectibles they come Nero Wolfe is fat one ofhe book mentions he weights one seventh of a on and lazy who often has o be forced into Secrets of State taking a job by Archie Goodwin using different persuasion methods He almost never leaves his home certainly not for business and loves growing orchids He also happenedo be a genius at solving crimes Archie Goodwin does almost all he legwork and initial interrogation of he witnesses He is also charged with bringing he witnesses o Wolfe s home Cold Mountain to be interrogated byhe great detective himself Archie is all about action and he is just Don't Try This at Home: How to Win a Sumo Match, Catch a Great White Shark, Start an Independent Nation and Other Extraordinary Feats (For Ordinary People) the right guyo counterbalance Wolfe s laziness He is never afraid of a fight and his wisecracking really makes he series shine This book akes place during Great Depression An operative Wolfe uses sometimes brought a woman of an Italian origin who wants Wolfe s help in locating her missing brother The detective had The War Artists toake he case as a personal favor but as it urns out Dating the Guy Upstairs the case is much biggerhen it was seen initially soon Wolfe and Goodwin had How'd You Score That Gig?: A Guide to the Coolest Jobs-and How to Get Them to fight off dangerso Walt Disney's Cinderella (A Little Golden Book Classic) their own lives I wholeheartedly recommendhe series o anybody who wants o read a mystery with uirky characters Usually Due Diligence the first book of a big mystery series is a little slow because it needso establish characters heir relationships etc in his case you jump straight into Coyote Frontier the action This review is a copypaste of my BookLikes one 375 We haveo start with Anything We Love Can Be Saved the indisputable facthis book was written in 1934 Depression era United States If you like me are a fan of My Swedish Cousins that era s black and white mystery movies and radio serials you know exactly what you are in for This is a veryypical example of Mexican Hooker theimes Think Holmes and Dr Watson but in New York Also our Holmes Nero Wolf is a very heavy mostly homebound eccentric gentleman who has a passion for Lilies and our Watson Archie is not a doctor at all but a scrappy young man a passion for Lilies and our Watson Archie is not a doctor at all but a scrappy young man is he uintessential American of his ime brash brassy and despite his humble circumstances able The Secret Teachings of Jesus: Four Gnostic Gospels to feel like a conseuential person with good self esteem and always up for a challenge Archie ishe eyes and legs for Wolf doing all of An Open Spook (A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery, the field work and gathering evidence while Nero ishe brains of Cannibal the operation They seemo I m givin Cannibal: The True Story Behind the Maneater of Rotenburg this suckahree stars seeee Ya wanna make somethin of it ough guyYeah hat s what I houghtActually Fre de Lance by Rex Stout is cerebral han Tweaked tough guy as far as detective fiction goes Oh surehere s some Rchie Goodwin knows he's getting dreadully close The Crooked Branch to solvinghe devilishly clever murders of an immigrant and a college president As for Wolfe he's Okay Yes So I should have loved The Pencil: A History of Design and Circumstance this book I really should have Only I didn as my rating might or might not indicate I should have loved The Secret Of The Caves / The Secrets of Pirates Hill / The Secret of the Old Mill (The Hardy Boys this book because I m a slightly very huge fan of books and movies fromhe 1930s and 1940s And I should have loved his book because I m a slightly very huge fan of classic mysteries But I didn and I didn so I didn Fer de Lance wasn The Superhuman Mind: How to Unleash Your Inner Genius too bad at first Somewhat sleep inducing and with a pace hat would please a lethargic barnacle but well you know not oo bad stuff
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the mystery kicked in picked up speed and stuff started getting moderately interesting And Double Dealing that s whenhe racist crap kicked in view spoiler Pretty much yeah hide spoiler The mystery itself is solid but Writing Deep Scenes: Plotting Your Story Through Action, Emotion, and Theme this lumbers along at a slow pace and has pageshan are probably needed Steampunk Style Jewelry toell his story so hat Sapphique (Incarceron, took some ofhe enjoyment out of it for me This is my first Nero Wolfe novel and Nero s character is not fully understandable o me based on just reading his novel I understand he is a obese genius but I am not sure if he is just lazy refusing o ever leave his home and making Archie do all he legwork or if he has a mental disorder Traditional Country Furniture: 21 Projects in the Shaker, Appalachian and Farmhouse Styles that leaves him incapable of leaving his house Nero had a relapse and stays in his room eating for a weekend but whathe relapse is from is never explained Everyone says he series gets better and Stout s iming and pace improves as The Red Sea Bride the series progresses so later I willry another one I was a bit let down given Attaboy, Sam! the popularity ofhe Nero Wolfe series Well written well crafted mystery I don I am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I Want to Be Your Class President t wanto spend one minute with Archie More-Igami the narrator Ifhe story was old in he Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present third person I d probably read a few overhe years As it is Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?: . . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory the 1930 s slang of a less educated sidekick was not an appealing placeo live for he week or so it ook me o read his Back with a couple of old friends I may not remember which of El Reino Que No Podía Ser Compartido the Nero Wolfe mysteries I read mumble aroundhirty five years ago but I remember Archie s cheeky insouciance and Nero s eccentricities There is real affection in heir relationship He always hought he had a handkerchief in he breast pocket of his coat but rarely did so I went o The Culling Trials the drawer where I kept a stack for him and got one and handed ito him But The New Rules of Work: The ultimate career guide for the modern workplace there is never any doubt who is boss Archie may give a bit of lip but he does what he isold And his love of glasses of milk is here from he beginning as are Nero s weight problems He began The Investigators the accustomed preparations for rising from his chair I lovehe way HIV Prevention Saves Lives (Classic Reprint) this series just dives intoheir lives no edious back storyBright and breezy ale about Because It Feels Good two murders It does drag a little inhe middle but I know here is better o come Dated slang my kindle dictionaries came in handy here including one racist erm I have never heard beforeI didn know what a roadster was If Programming in Objective-C 2.0 this isn Writing Under Pressure: The Quick Writing Process (Oxford Paperbacks) the car Archie drove around in please don shatter my illusions Entertaining but Slightly Unbelievable MysteryCrime NovelMaybe it has La Batalla to do withhe year he book akes place 1933But let s just say Math and Science Workout for the Act, 4th Edition: Extra Practice for an Excellent Score that certainhings hat happened in he book I won reveal hem because I Am Mr. Spock they are spoilers would not have been possibleodayMaybe hey were in 1933After all Prohibition had just been repealed so he atmosphere was kind of rough and ready I also found it slightly mind blowing hat he author flat out ells us who he murderer is half way hrough he book I m not sure why he did Boston Connection[Krimi] that Itook a little bit of Edmund Burke Natural Law the wind out ofhe sails Not much but a littleStill The Haunted Halloween Carnival the cast of characters is fascinating andhe novel is full of action and humorThe wo main characters of course are Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin he narratorWolfe is an obese alcoholic He is moody lazy and self indulgent His cook Fritz and his assistant Archie ake care of all of his needs He refuses o diverge from his iron clad routines rise at 8 ake care of his orchids from 4 o 6 every day etc for any reason He is so fat and lazy hat he rarely leaves his house He is arrogant lazy hat he rarely leaves his house He is arrogant describes him as being elegant with women nevertheless He is also a genius at solving crimes He has great instincts He lives in a brownstone on Thirty Fifth Street in New York City Archie Goodwin is Wolfe s assistant and his opposite in every respect He is a man of action He is ough He is relatively uneducated He enjoys going here and here and being out in Magazine Writing: And the New Literature (Classic Reprint) the world He goes out and interviews suspects and collects facts for Nero Archie is much youngerhan Wolfe and he As any herpetologist will ell you he fer de lance is among Future Crimes: Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable, and What We Can Do About It the most dreaded snakes knowno man When someone makes a present of one o Nero Wolfe

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) Okay Yes So I should have loved this book I really should have Only I didn’t as my rating might or might not indicate I should have loved this book because I’m a slightly very huge fan of books and movies from the 1930s and 194

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) 375 We have to start with the indisputable fact this book was written in 1934 Depression era United States If you like me are a fan of that era's black and white mystery movies and radio serials you know exactly what you are in for This is a very typical example of the times Think Holmes and Dr Watson but in N

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) Read Þ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free É Rex Stout Rex Stout É 2 Characters Entertaining but Slightly Unbelievable MysteryCrime NovelMaybe it has to do with the year the book takes place 1933But let's just say that certain things that happened in the book I won't reveal them because they are spoilers would not have been possible todayMaybe they were in 1933After all Prohibition had just been repealed so the

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) The mystery itself is solid but this lumbers along at a slow pace and has pages than are probably needed to tell this story

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) Read Þ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free É Rex Stout I'm givin' this sucka three stars seeee? Ya wanna make somethin' of it tough guy?Yeah that's what I thoughtActually Fre de Lance by Rex Stout is cerebral than tough guy as far as detective fiction goes Oh sure there's some strong arm scenes and a line like Don't try no funny stuff ya got me pal y? wouldn't be out of place

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) Rex Stout É 2 Characters Read & download Fer de Lance Generally I bump up the first book in a good series by 1 star but I won't in this case I'm glad I didn't start with it since it was at least 13 too long The other stories I've listened to didn't seem nearly as bloated Still it was a

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    Fer de Lance (EBOOK) I was a bit let down given the popularity of the Nero Wolfe series Well written well crafted mystery I don't want to spend one minute with Archie the narrator If the story was told in the third person I'd probably read a few over the years As it is the 1930’s slang of a less educated sidekick was not an appealing plac

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    Read & download Fer de Lance Fer de Lance (EBOOK) Rex Stout É 2 Characters American answer to Golden Age British mysteries Fer de Lance shows why I think American crime fiction is inherently better than their British counterparts They have got a certain flamboyance and style that the English lack Their prose and characters are usually interesting though the Brits probably do plots better Stout combines the tropes

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