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kindle ✓ Casebook of the Black Widowers Ò Mass Market Paperback read É [Epub] ❦ Casebook of the Black Widowers Author Isaac Asimov – Danpashley.co.uk Every month the Black Widowers convene for sumptuous food fine wine and a cosmically baffling mystery Attended by Henry the all knowingL that provides the key to a woman's mysterious disappearanceContents1 The Cross of Lorraine2 The Family Man3 The Sports Page4 Second Best5 The Missing Item6 The Next Day7 Irrelevance8 None So Blind9 The Backward Look10 What Time Is It?11 Middle Name12 To the Bares It's okay not great not bad The stories are short and well written and the solution offered by the waiter is often ingenious At the same time the stories are all without an expection across 60 of them modeled across the same template That gets boring really uick Reading than two stories in a row is not recommended

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Et doesn't a murder by solar eclipse very far out in space a Soviet spy's dying message utilizing a Scrabble set and a newspaper sports page a satanic cult leader's Martian connection a computer criminal's strange euation of Christmas and Halloween an ancient symbo These 12 stories consist of a “club” of men called the Black Widowers who meet oncemonth for conversation and solving problems Male black widow spiders eat their spouses so needless to say the men don’t invite their wives Each month one man is the host who may invite a guest of his choice In each story the guest is asked to justify his existence Inevitably one of the men or the guest comes up with a problem which the men the guest and the waiter Henry who has also become a member of the club must solve It is often Henry who solves the problem after listening to the other men discuss the caseThe stories are easy to read make one think a bit and are moderately interesting I personally didn’t really enjoy the stories I felt the “solutions” to the problems were far fetched or didn’t make a lot of sense The stories did make me think a bit so for that they weren’t so bad

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Casebook of the Black WidowersEvery month the Black Widowers convene for sumptuous food fine wine and a cosmically baffling mystery Attended by Henry the all knowing waiter these gentle rogues ponder such imponderables as the one syllable middle name that represents what every schoolboy knows y In this collection of short mysteries Asimov showed the ability to create clever and complex plots capable of keeping you turning the page if only to find the solution His characters are thin and forgettable but the stories will keep you compulsively turning the page and short enough to encourage just one read