Cat Striking Back by Shirley Rousseau MurphyCat Striking Back by Shirley Rousseau Murphy

Cat Striking Back

byShirley Rousseau Murphy

Mass Market Paperback | November 30, 2010

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“Murphy’s series is top-notch...a real treat.”
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The acclaimed mystery writer whom Kirkus Reviews praises for having “raised the stakes of the feline sleuth genre,” Shirley Rousseau Murphy brings back cat detectives Joe Grey, Dulcie, and Kit in Cat Striking Back. Arguably the most unusual sleuth in contemporary crime fiction, Joe Grey is at his curious best when he pads across evidence of a heinous crime but with no victim in sight. Cat Striking Back is a treat for readers of Lillian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, and Carole Nelson Douglas—for cat people and anyone who loves a good whodunit—a bravura display of the mastery that has won Murphy an unprecedented seven straight Muse Medallions from the national Cat Writers Association. <_o3a_p>

In addition to her popular Joe Grey mystery series for adults, for which she has received ten national Cat Writers' Association Awards for best novel of the year, Shirley Rousseau Murphy is a noted children's book author who has received five Dixie Council of Authors and Journalists awards. Two of her children's books were written in c...
Title:Cat Striking BackFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 6.75 × 4.19 × 0.88 inPublished:November 30, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061124001

ISBN - 13:9780061124006

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Spellbinder! Wow...really a spellbinder - the story plays out in the manner of Hitchcock's "Rear Window". This is definitely one of my best reads of 2012. Excellent, excellent series!
Date published: 2012-09-07

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“Joe continues to be one of the most entrancing (and effective) detectives in modern cozy mysteries.”