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Tales of the Black Widowers: A Collection of Short Stories
Tales of the Black Widowers A Collection of Short Stories Author:Isaac Asimov ISBN 0385093033 — A girl sees a fire, three thousand miles away -- a half hour before it starts. — A cryptic biblical messages becomes a clue to murder. — A conspiracy in Uncle Sam's Army involves - Yankle Doodle? — A NASA official's classified papers are photographed -- and he's the only possible suspect. — There are just ome of the problems that co... more »nfront and confound the members of the Black Widowers Club: a chemist, a math teacher; a patent attorney; an artist; a code expert; a free-lance writer; and -- a waiter. They meet for dinner once a month without their wives, and solve mysteries, murders, and conspiracies.
In the tradition of Sherlock Homes and Hercule Poirot, Isaac Asimov has created twelve mystery masterpieces that are, as he puts it, "very cerebral". Logic is the password as each tale unfolds; author challenges reader to guess the outcome. But it is elementary-my-dear-Watson, when the story takes its final twist, unfurling the answer to the reader's appreciative "Aha! Now I see it".
Step into the Milano restaurant and join the club.« less