A collection of mystery stories.
gentleman (Ph.D.'s all) and one invited guest dine monthly at New York's
elegant Milano restaurant. the Black Widowers, whose number includes
the peerless waiter, Henry have an uncanny ability to elicit from each
guest a story that is somehow problematic, unsolved, a mystery — even if
the guest is unaware of the problem.
But the Black Widowers, equipped with plenty of erudition and intuition, eagerly tackle the puzzle — until Henry, quietly amassing the facts, delight them all with the answer.
Isaac Asimov (born Isaac Yudovich Ozimov, 1920–1992), was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books. Asimov was one of the most prolific writers of all time, having written or edited about 500 books and over 9,000 letters and postcards. His works have been published in nine of the ten major categories of the Dewey Decimal System (the sole exception being the 100s: philosophy and psychology).
Isaac Asimov is widely considered a master of the science-fiction genre and, along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, he was considered one of the "Big Three" science-fiction writers during his lifetime. Asimov's most ... (more)