Fade To Black by Robert GoldsboroughFade To Black by Robert Goldsborough

Fade To Black

byRobert Goldsborough

Paperback | May 17, 2016

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A soda war explodes into murder for Nero Wolfe, “one of the two or three most beloved detectives in fiction” (Publishers Weekly).
 
For the men of Madison Avenue, the battle between soft-drink giants Cherr-o-key and AmeriCherry seems heaven sent. For years now, the firm of Mills/Lake/Ryman has fought to help Cherr-o-key become the nation’s favorite fizzy cherry soda, but each time they come up with a new slogan, mascot, or jingle, AmeriCherry somehow beats them to it. There's a mole inside the agency, and only Nero Wolfe can ferret him out.
 
Although he's as round as a cherry himself, Wolfe has no taste for soft drinks. But the question of industrial espionage is too sweet for him to resist, and so with assistant Archie Goodwin at his side, he sets out to end this vicious corporate feud. Only when the first adman dies does he realize that a marketing war can be just as dangerous as the real thing.
Robert Goldsborough (b. 1937) is an American author best known for continuing Rex Stout’s famous Nero Wolfe series. Born in Chicago, he attended Northwestern University and upon graduation went to work for the Associated Press, beginning a lifelong career in journalism that would include long periods at the Chicago Tribune and Advertis...
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Title:Fade To BlackFormat:PaperbackDimensions:214 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.68 inPublished:May 17, 2016Publisher:MysteriousPress.com/Open RoadLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1504034732

ISBN - 13:9781504034739

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fade to Black Rather good, I'm beginning to like the new Wolfe
Date published: 2014-06-19

Editorial Reviews

“One of the two or three most beloved detectives in fiction.” —Publishers Weekly
 
“Mr. Goldsborough has all of the late writer’s stylistic mannerisms down pat.” —The New York Times
 
“Goldsborough does a masterly job with the Wolfe legacy.” —Booklist