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The Return of the Black Widowers

af Isaac Asimov

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Until his death in 1992, author Isaac Asimov would write more than 120 ingenious tales of detection and deduction, and in 66 of them he would present his armchair detectives, the Black Widowers, with the mind-teasing puzzles that they would strive to solve in often-quarrelsome conversation. The Black Widowers club is meeting again. In a private dining room at New York's luxurious Milano restaurant, the six brilliant men once more gather for fine fare served impeccably by their peerless waiter, Henry. At table, too, will of course be that requisite dinner guest to challenge their combined deductive wit: a man whose marriage hinges on finding a lost umbrella; a woman shadowed by an adversary who knows her darkest secrets; a debunker of psychics unable to explain his unnerving experience in a haunted house; or a symphony cellist accused of attacking his wife with a kitchen knife. In addition to six stories that have never before appeared in any collection, this volume includes the ten best-ever Black Widowers cases, among them the very first to be published, in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, as well as the first brand new Black Widowers story to appear in more than ten years.… (mere)
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Not nearly as good as I remembered. ( )
  rlsalvati | Jul 5, 2016 |
L'invité de ce soir est un agent du gouvernement qui demande l'aide des veufs noirs afin de comprendre comment un homme qu'il surveillait, a pu se débarrasser d'un petit objet. Par un geste totalement anodin, et qui n'a même pas été vu par l'agent, tellement il est banal...
  vdb | Jun 23, 2011 |
Good, old-fashioned "cozy" mysteries involving a team of armchair detectives who are inevitably outwitted by their waiter (who radiates Jeeves-esque qualities in all he does). While the resolutions of one or two of them are so obvious as to leave you wondering what you're missing (e.g., "Northwestward"), they're all a pleasure to read. That includes the "homage" story by William Brittain. ( )
  baroquem | Mar 29, 2008 |
The original Black Widowers collections are now, sadly, out of print. However, this commemorative book combines 10 "best of" stories, 7 stories not released in the previosu anthologies and 1 "new" story written by Ardai. If you can't get a hold of the five OOP books, this is a great way to get a taste of the brilliant mysteries Asimov was capable of. Highly recommended! ( )
  jshillingford | Jul 1, 2007 |
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Until his death in 1992, author Isaac Asimov would write more than 120 ingenious tales of detection and deduction, and in 66 of them he would present his armchair detectives, the Black Widowers, with the mind-teasing puzzles that they would strive to solve in often-quarrelsome conversation. The Black Widowers club is meeting again. In a private dining room at New York's luxurious Milano restaurant, the six brilliant men once more gather for fine fare served impeccably by their peerless waiter, Henry. At table, too, will of course be that requisite dinner guest to challenge their combined deductive wit: a man whose marriage hinges on finding a lost umbrella; a woman shadowed by an adversary who knows her darkest secrets; a debunker of psychics unable to explain his unnerving experience in a haunted house; or a symphony cellist accused of attacking his wife with a kitchen knife. In addition to six stories that have never before appeared in any collection, this volume includes the ten best-ever Black Widowers cases, among them the very first to be published, in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, as well as the first brand new Black Widowers story to appear in more than ten years.

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