Quotations:Others About Rex Stout

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This webpage collects memorable quotations capturing what others have said about Rex Stout or his chief two creations, Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin.
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Kingsley Amis [1]

The most formidable figure in modern detective fiction, the immortal Nero Wolfe

--Faterson

Frances Fyfield [2]

Still as fresh as daisies with the full bloom of Nero Wolfe’s orchids.

--Faterson

The Times Literary Supplement [3]

Sheer good writing is what distinguishes Rex Stout from the ruck of crime novelists.

--Faterson

Comments
  1. quoted on the front cover of the 1993 Warner Books (London) edition of If Death Ever Slept
  2. quoted on the back cover of the 1993 Warner Books (London) edition of If Death Ever Slept
  3. quoted on the back cover of the 1993 Warner Books (London) edition of If Death Ever Slept
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