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The stories rely far too much on external knowledge, not clues given inside the story itself, which is weak. The determined lack of female characters is annoying. Oct 21, Bev rated it liked it Shelves: Retrieved from ” https: Isaac Asimov is one of my favorite authors.
Eventually, Henry, the preternaturally insightful waiter comes up with an ingenious solution. I’ve forgotten the name of the story in question – it’s the one about cults and astral planes and Mars.
This is the third dozen of these short stories, written from throughall featuring members czsebook the Club enjoying a monthly banquet and discussing a mystery.
Asimov did a good job of keeping me guessing, but I think a couple of his solutions are far-fetched. Too facile for my taste. Good with no dust jacket Edition: Earl Boyes rated it really liked it Aug 16, The mysteries here are fun and they make you think.
The members make a pretense of not looking for mysteries to solve, but, widower course, they always wind Isaac Asimov, prolific science fiction author, also turned his hand to mysteries every now and then. I bought this book used, but it was a worthy addition to my library.
Dec 18, Ensiform rated it liked it Shelves: The Next Day 7. In each story, the guest is asked to justify his existence. See all customer images.
CASEBOOK OF THE BLACK WIDOWERS by Isaac Asimov | Kirkus Reviews
Lists with This Book. The stories are easy to read, make one think a bit, and are moderately interesting. Feb 01, John rated it really liked it. It’s difficult to categorize these stories.
Mass Market Paperbackpages. Heinlein and previously produced by Cordwainer Smith and Poul Anderson. Want to Read saving…. An oldie but goodieAsimov was such a wonderful and prolific writer.
Feb 27, Jan rated it liked it. Good at the time. Asimovchapter ” Customers who viewed this item also viewed.
If you read one book in this series and like it you’ll enjoy the others as all the stories are written in the same manner. This page was last edited on 10 Decemberat The others-allegedly better than this one- are on my ‘to-read’ list.
Product details Casevook Market Paperback: Log-in or create an account first! In order to suck in his sci-fi fans, the book cover makes it sound like there are a couple futuristic stories, but in reality they’re all set in, well, reality. Tales of the Black Widowers. Casebook of the Black Widowers is the third collection of Asimov’s club-based mysteries.
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. E’ uno scrittore di fantascienza”.
Casebook Of the Black Widowers
Apr 30, David rated it it was ok Shelves: Better World Books Condition: He has works published kf nine of the ten major categories of the Dewey Decimal System lacking only an entry in the s category of Philosophy. Each story involves the club members’ knowledge of trivia. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. We do not stock or sell ex-library or Book Club editions.
Personally, I’m too lazy to make the mental effort, so just enjoyed getting to the revelation.
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