Not Quite Dead Enough. by Rex Stout

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We get a double dose of Archie and Nero in these two novellas published under one title: "Not Quite Dead Enough" () and "Booby Trap" (). In "Not Quite Dead Enough" Archie is a Major in the Army, and is currently in Washington D.C., trying to persuade "the top mackaroo of United States Army Intelligence" to promote him again/5().

Not Quite Dead Enough is two somewhat related novellas in one. The first, Not Quite Dead Enough, focuses on Archie's army ordered efforts to draw Nero Wolfe back to his house to concentrate on using his brain to solve mysteries.

The second story, Booby Trap, has Wolfe solving a mystery involving members of the army.4/5. The Nero Wolfe book “Not Quite Dead Enough” by Rex Stout contains two mysteries. Not Quite Dead Enough. The world is at war and Archie Goodwin is now a Major in Army counter-intelligence.

They want him to convince Nero Wolfe to join them. But it seems that Wolfe is avoiding all brain work. Not Quite Dead Enough. Nero Wolfe. The army wants Nero Wolfe urgently, but he refuses their clarion call to duty. It takes Archie Goodwin to titillate Wolfe’s taste for crime with two malevolent /5(17).

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Not Quite Dead Enough by Rex Stout,download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook. Download PDF Not Quite Dead Enough book full free. Not Quite Dead Enough available for download and read online in other formats. About Not Quite Dead Enough The army wants Nero Wolfe urgently, but he refuses their clarion call to duty.

It takes Archie Goodwin to titillate Wolfe’s taste for crime with two malevolent morsels: a corpse that refuses to rest in peace and a sinister “accident” involving national security.

Book Fair Excursions ; Secondary School Reading Programmes ; Catch Them Young (CATHY) Prison Libraries ; Internet Learning Centre ; Special Projects ; Zaccheus Onumba Dibiaezue ; Our Team ; Board of Trustees ; Jobs and Internships ; ZODML Newsroom. In "Not Quite Dead Enough," Archie's longtime friend Lily is suspected of the murder of an old woman.

In "Booby Trap," Archie's superior officer (Archie is in the army in both of these WW II-era stories) is killed in a grenade blast.

The stories seem rushed, and I wasn't happy with how Wolfe came to the ultimate conclusion in each of the stories/5(12). Not Quite Enough was an emotional book that I truly could not put down.

The book had plenty of romance in it, but it also had action and suspense that I was not expecting, but was very well done. Not only was I able to connect emotionally with Monica the /5.

Rex Stout (–) wrote dozens of short stories, novellas, and full-length mystery novels, most featuring his two indelible characters, the peerless detective Nero Wolfe and his handy sidekick, Archie Goodwin. More about Rex Stout Not Quite Dead Enough. NOT QUITE DEAD ENOUGH Chapter 1 We swooped down and hit the concrete alongside the Potomac at p.m.

on a raw Monday in early March. I didn’t know whether I would be staying in Washington or hopping a plane for Detroit or Africa, so I checked my bags at the parcel room at the airport and went out front and flagged a taxi/5(18). Books related to Not Quite Dead Enough. Skip this list.

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This volume contains two Wolfe stories: • “Not Quite Dead Enough” • “Booby Trap” This is the first Nero Wolfe volume that I can’t highly recommend.

It isn’t all bad/5(). Home • Not Quite Dead Enough Share This Book. facebook twitter linkedin pinterest. Leave A Comment Cancel reply. Comment. PLEASE SHARE ON SOCIAL MEDIA FIRST!. Search for: Categories.

Bestsellers (2,) Children's Books (5,) Crafts & Hobbies (5,). This is really two novella, Not Quite Dead Enough and Booby Trap. Both are set during WWII and Archie is a Major in the US Army.

These stories both have unique twists making them a must read for any follower of Archie and Nero. These are both quite unusual Nero Wolfe stories. Not Quite Dead Enough. Rex Stout. 60 Ratings; $; $; Publisher Description. The army wants Nero Wolfe urgently, but he refuses their clarion call to duty.

It takes Archie Goodwin to titillate Wolfe’s taste for crime with two malevolent morsels: a corpse that refuses to rest in peace and a sinister “accident” involving national /5(60). Pre-publication book reviews and features keeping readers and industry influencers in the know since NOT QUITE DEAD ENOUGH by Author: Rex Stout.

"Not Quite Dead Enough" by Rex Stout is one the best in the Nero Wolfe/Archie Goodwin canon. Here we have a patriotic Nero Wolfe going all out to help the Nation during World War II, with Archie serving as a Major in the US Army/5(5).

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‎Not Quite Dead Enough on Apple Books ‎The army wants Nero Wolfe urgently, but he refuses their clarion call to duty. It takes Archie Goodwin to titillate Wolfe’s taste for crime with two malevolent morsels: a corpse that refuses to rest in peace and a sinister “accident” involving national security.4/5(2).

"Not Quite Dead Enough" is the 10th book in Rex Stout's "Nero Wolfe" series. It's actually two novellas: "Not Quite Dead Enough" and "Booby Trap." Both of these stories were first published at the height of World War 2 (), and that leads to a problem.

The first novella ("Not Quite Dead Enough") is fine/5(). Buy Not Quite Dead Enough by Rex Stout online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ Not Quite Dead Enough (A Nero Wolfe Mystery Book 10) eBook: Stout, Rex: : Kindle Store/5().

Not Quite Dead Enough by Rex Stout (Paperback, ). The army wants Nero Wolfe urgently, but he refuses their clarion call to duty. Introduction by John Lutz "It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery. Not Quite Dead Enough. By Rex Stout Read by Michael Prichard The New York Times Book Review A grand master of the form, Rex Stout is one of America’s greatest mystery writers, and his literary creation Nero Wolfe is one of the greatest fictional detectives of all time.

Together, Stout and Wolfe have entertained—and puzzled—millions Brand: Random House Audio. Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stout, Rex, Not quite dead enough.

New York: Published for the Detective Book Club by W.J. Not Quite Dead Enough Nero Wolfe (Series) Book 10 Rex Stout Author () Not Quite Dead Enough Nero Wolfe (Series) Book 10 Rex Stout Author Michael Prichard Narrator () Stop the Presses.

Nero Wolfe (Series) Book 11 Robert. Get this from a library. Not quite dead enough: a Nero Wolfe mystery.

[Rex Stout; John Lutz] -- Nero Wolfe's search for a mad bomber in the tale "Booby Trap" accompanies the story of the famous detective's efforts to clear his assistant, Archie Goodwin, of a murder charge. This is really two novella, Not Quite Dead Enough and Booby Trap. Both are set during WWII and Archie is a Major in the US Army.

These stories both have unique twists making them a must read for any follower of Archie and Nero. These are both quite /5(4). Not Dead Enough really enjoyed the Roy Grace series so far it is written in a pleasing style that carries the story along nicely.

Grace himself is a great character, After the murder of the wife of a successful businessman, Grace has his suspicions but they don't quite /5(K). Not quite dead enough, a Nero Wolfe double mystery. Collection.

Collection of book jackets. Dates / Origin Date Issued: Date Issued: Library locations General Research Division Shelf locator: *IIA+ (New York Public Library. Collection of book jackets) Library has: / Shelf locator: *IIA+ (New York Public Library. I was somewhat disappointed in the stories that made up this most recent book—“Not Quite Dead Enough” and “Booby Trap”—but, as they were both under the Author: Edmund Wilson.

# 12 – Not Quite Dead Enough: To exercise with Fritz- and- 10th precinct to get AG # 13 – Booby Trap: To meet with Col Ryder of Military Intelligence # 16 – The Silent Speaker: To Centre Street police headquarters to report to Ash # 23 – Door to Death: To hire Andy Krasicki to replace Theodore temporarily.

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Help Wanted, Male. Cattleya. Instead of Evidence. Another two-in-one book, like Black Orchids before it. This time, the unifying thread is not Wolfe's rare flora, but his work for the United States Army during World War II. In 'Not Quite Dead Enough', Archie, now a major and working in domestic counter.

Rex Todhunter Stout, best known as writer Rex Stout, was born in Noblesville, Indiana in and grew up in attended the University of Kansas, then served in the U.S. Navy for two years. Over the next four years, Stout held dozens of jobs while he also wrote stories which he sold to magazines.

Any situation where the bad guy has been dealt a mortal blow which they could not possibly have survived, and it looks as though The Hero has won—but a couple of scenes later comes the twist: they're Not Quite the contrary, they're back, ready for more, and madder than hell.

Maybe they were rescued from certain death by their right-hand man.Not Quite Dead Enough. by Rex Stout. ebook. Read a sample Read a sample Description; Details; The army wants Nero Wolfe urgently, but he refuses their clarion call to duty. It takes Archie Goodwin to titillate Wolfe's taste for crime with two malevolent morsels: a corpse that refuses to rest in peace and a sinister "accident" involving national.Rex Stout (–), inimitable master of detective fiction, wrote seventy-three mysteries and numerous novels and short stories.

He is best known as the creator of the fictional detective Nero Wolfe. He was named a Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America and received the Crime Writers Association’s Silver Dagger Award.

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