Call for Submissions
2018 Black Orchid Novella Award

Send us your 15,000 to 20,000 word novella that celebrates the literary excellence of Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe stories.

Click the links below for full details and prize information. Deadline: May 31, 2018.


Direct from the Offices of The Gazette
Video Presentations from Lon Cohen & Jean Quinn

Wolfe's Montenegrin Cookbook (in PDF format)

BORN MONTENEGRIN:
THE MONTENGRO OF NERO WOLFE'S YOUTH




THE ARTISTS OF NERO WOLFE'S MONTENEGRO



The Wolfe Pack Visits the Greenbrier Resort

Kanawha Spa in White Sulphur Springs, WV
April 18 to 22, 2018
Primary event dates: April 20 & 21


The program will include the following Wolfean activities. Click the button above for full details, transporation information, registration form, etc.
Wed., April 18:
Informal dinner (separate checks)
Thurs., April 19:
5:00 p.m. – Poker tutorial in the Casino if sufficient interest ($20 charge)
6:00 p.m. – Informal reception in the Lobby Bar
Fri., April 20:
5:00 p.m. – Book discussion of Too Many Cooks and display of various editions,
followed by cocktail reception (cash bar available during and after book
discussion)
8:15 p.m. – French Dinner with menu and recipes from TOO MANY COOKS
Saturday, April 21:
10:00 a.m. – Buffet brunch featuring Saucisse Minuit, oatmeal, fruit, omelettes, and corned beef hash (both à la Maryella Timms and the Greenbrier’s version). Speaker: Bryan Skelding, Executive Chef
7:30 p.m. – American Dinner with menu and recipes from TOO MANY COOKS


The Wolfe Pack's Literary Awards

THE 2017 NERO AWARD WINNER:
Al Lamanda for With Six You Get Wally

Nero Award Finalists:

Death at Breakfast -- Beth Gutcheon
Home -- Harlen Coben
Surrender, New York -- Caleb Carr

2017 Black Orchid Novella Award Winner
Mark Thielman for "A Meter of Murder"

(to be published in the July/August 2018 Issue of
Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine)