2018 Nero Award Winner Announced
August Snow by Stephen Mack Jones, Soho Crime
The 2018 finalists:
Blood for Wine by Warren C. Easley (Poisoned Pen Press)
The Lioness is the Hunter by Loren D. Estelman (Forge)
Gone to Dustby by Matt Goldman (Forge)
August Snow by Stephen Mack Jones (Soho)
The Dime by Kathleen Kent (Mulholland Books/Little, Brown)
2018 Black Orchid Novella Award Winner: Mark Bruce: “Minerva James & the Goddess of Justice”
And the 2019 Black Orchid Novella Award Contest is now OPEN! Click here for details!
Request to help a fellow Wolfe fan and Wolfe Pack supporter.
A sad topic: noted cartoonist, Gahan Wilson, needs help. He designed The Wolfe Pack's logo (to the left), spoke at two Black Orchid Banquets, was a member of The Wolfe Pack, and was a life-long Nero Wolfe fan. He is suffering from dementia and like many self-employed people has no medical insurance. Please consider assisting him through GO FUND ME. Click here for a full explanation on that site: GO FUND ME.
The little-known story of the WW II efforts of The Writers' War Board and its president, Rex Stout
Coming January, 2019 from The University of Massachusetts Press
Click the text link above to order
UPCOMING BOOK DISCUSSIONS
New York City: 7:00 PM at Playwright Restaurant at 202 W. 49 Street (Dinner may be ordered from the menu with separate checks)
Monday, March 25, 2019: THE SECOND CONFESSION
Monday, May 20, 2019: IN THE BEST FAMILIES
The Wolfe Pack also has an active book discussion groups in the mid-Atlantic (MACABRe) and Buffalo-Niagra-Western NY areas and groups in the planning stages in San Francisco and elsewhere. We also have a Facebook book discussion group at www.facebook.com/groups/147145745963114. For the current schedule of book discussions, please visit the Book Discussion page at www.nerowolfe.org/htm/events/book_discussion.htm.
Newly discovered homage article to Rex Stout in
Firsts: The Book Collector's Magazine
(April, 2006, Vol. 16, No. 4)
- Click here to read the article, "Rex Stout: An American Original" by Kathryn Smiley
- Click here to read "A Checklist of Primary First Editions" by Robin H. Smiley, including approximate First Edition prices of all Rex Stout books (1929 -- 1975)