The father hunt

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Publisher:
Bantam Books,
Pub. Date:
1995.
Language:
English
Description
All pretty Amy Denovo wants to find the father she has never seen, but she can’t afford Nero Wolfe’s outlandish fees . . . or can she? Suddenly she’s knocking on the oversized detective’s door with a parcel full of bills in hand—and a quarter of a million hidden in her closet. It’s all part of a nest egg left by her unknown father. But when Wolfe and his able assistant, Archie Goodwin, begin to trace the money to the man, they make a startling discovery: Amy’s father murdered her mother—and now he may be after her. “It is always a treat to read a Nero Wolfe mystery. The man has entered our folklore.”—New York Times Book Review
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 1a13ebc0-c612-de45-73bb-344bedc96507
Grouping Title father hunt
Grouping Author stout rex
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-03-29 04:38:55AM
Last Indexed 2019-04-19 04:51:42AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Westlake, Donald E.,
author Stout, Rex, 1886-1975,
author2-role Westlake, Donald E.,writer of introduction.
author_display Stout, Rex
available_at_arlington Central
collection_arlington Detectives
detailed_location_arlington Central Detectives
display_description Amy Denovo, a young woman assisting Lily Rowan, hires Nero Wolfe because she must find out who her father is, or was. After her mother was killed in a recent hit-and-run, Amy received a locked metal box containing more than a quarter of a million dollars in cash--and a letter from her mother that explained only that the money came from her father. The mystery of Amy's mother's identity rivals that of her father's.
format_arlington Book
format_category_arlington Books
id 1a13ebc0-c612-de45-73bb-344bedc96507
isbn 9780553762976
item_details ils:.b2063741x|.i2232950x|Central Detectives|D STOUT|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Mar 28, 2019|cafd||
itype_arlington Paperback
last_indexed 2019-04-19T08:51:42.497Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington D STOUT
local_time_since_added_arlington 2 Months, Quarter, Six Months, Year
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
primary_isbn 9780553762976
publishDate 1995
record_details ils:.b2063741x|Book|Books||English|Bantam Books,|1995.|viii, 193 pages ; 22 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b2063741x .i2232950x On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true 9999
series Nero Wolfe mysteries
series_with_volume Nero Wolfe mysteries|43
subject_facet Goodwin, Archie -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Wolfe, Nero (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display The father hunt
title_full The father hunt / Rex Stout ; introduction by Donald E. Westlake
title_short The father hunt