The Bloodied Ivy Author:Robert Goldsborough Approved by the Estate of Rex Stout, author Robert Goldsborough carries on the adventures of Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin. Author was awarded a Nero for his first Nero Wolf novel. This is his third. — On a tranquil campus in upstate New York, Prescott University's most controversial professor falls to an apparently accidental death. Archie Goodw... more »in, curious, begins poking around in the ivy. Back home in the brownstone, Nero Wolfe professes no interest in the case. But when Archie lands in the local brig, the great man breaks his cardinal rule--and forsakes the comforts of home to rescue his errant associate. Archie glad to see him, but the reluctant suspects gather at his command: Prescott's ambitious president, feuding colleagues and jealous lovers. Each has a motive--but murder?
Wolfe is not convinced that the professor was murdered until he is back home and a second death bloodies the campus ivy. Then the question of murder becomes more than academic.« less