Well, not completely, which, like the story, is perfectly consistent with the canon. I loved this book because there can never be enough of Archie and Nero and the gang. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Paul C. Maybury Jr.
What a pleasant surprise to meet the young Archie earning his stripes into the regard of Nero Wolfe. Read morePublished 7 days ago by itaughtem
I was amazed with the enjoyable read. The story was interesting giving some perspective to the relationship between these two very different detectives. Read morePublished 12 days ago by marilyn brandt
I have a special place on my shelf for Archie Goodwin and Nero Wolfe. I read The Silent Speaker by Rex Stout when I was in the 6th grade and I have been hooked ever since. Read morePublished 17 days ago by john patrick
I really enjoyed this. Perhaps it's because I love Nero Wolfe, and it was interesting to see how they [might have] met. The characters were pretty true to Rex Stout's. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Caroline Sullivan
I've read a few of Goldsborough's Nero Wolfe novels and this is the best so far. His portrayal of how Archie came to work for Nero Wolfe is believable.Published 23 days ago by The Skeptic
Quick, easy read, however I found the clues lacking. The parody characters were fun.Published 25 days ago by Patricia Villarreal