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ebook / ISBN-13: 9780755389308

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ON SALE: 28th March 2013

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Crime & Mystery

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Crime’s most unlikely detective team find themselves back on familiar turf…

In the second book in Lilian Jackson Braun’s acclaimed ‘The Cat Who…’ series, Jim Qwilleran, Koko and Yum Yum must find out who has murdered the owner of an exclusive reside
nce. Perfect for cat lovers and crime fans.

‘This droll and engaging mystery… firmly grips the reader… a lively witty tale bolstered by sharply etched characters’ – Publishers Weekly

Jim Qwilleran is not exactly overwhelmed by his new assignment for the Daily Fluxion. Interior design has never been one of his specialities and now he’s supposed to turn out an entire magazine on the same subject. But the first issue of Gracious Abodes is barely off the presses when Qwilleran finds himself back on more familiar territory – the exclusive residence featured on the cover has been burglarised and the lady of the house found dead…

Now Qwilleran, with the help of Koko and Yum Yum, the brilliant Siamese cats, have their respective moustache and whiskers twitching, and when Koko starts pawing clues in the dictionary and sniffing designer furniture, Qwilleran finds himself doing a feature on a very clever murderer.

What readers are saying about The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern:

A traditional whodunit, well written with an intriguing plot – this book is a thoroughly enjoyable read

Quirky – lovely for anyone who owns or has owned an intelligent cat’

Has all the required components of a good murder mystery: Interesting characters, unusual setting, mystery, tension (and more than one cat)’

Reviews

Praise for Lilian Jackson Braun: This droll and engaging mystery... firmly grips the reader... a lively witty tale bolstered by sharply etched characters
Publishers Weekly
The fastidious plotting is designed to appeal to more than just the cat-lover
The Times
An engaging tongue-in-cheek yarn with a sting in the tail that won't just appeal to the cat-lover
Belfast Telegraph
It's a Wonderful Life meets The Aristocats in this daft but endearing whodunnit
Liverpool Daily Post
Can best be compared to that cosiest of feelings - having a purring cat on your lap
Booklist
A series which has more twists and turns than a tabby's tail. This whimsical offering will probably leave you wondering where your tom is tonight
South Wales Evening Argus
Lilian Jackson Braun keeps both paws planted on the side of charming
Los Angeles Times
Mrs Braun has a breezy style; the cats are really smart
New York Times Book Review
Most detectives do their legwork on two legs. A few, however, do it on four...
Associated Press
Light-hearted originals... The mix of crime and cats [is] catnip to readers who like both
Chicago Sun-Times