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When Koko’s star watching leads Qwill to a dead body, serious sleuthing ensues…

Qwill, Koko and Yum Yum find themselves embroiled in the world of extra-terrestrials in The Cat Who Saw Stars, the charming whodunit from Lilian Jackson Braun. Perfect for fans of cosy crime and cunning cats.


‘The ideal bedtime tales for grown-ups’ – Los Angeles Times

Jim Qwilleran, newspaper columnist and Moose County’s richest resident, is intrigued to hear about the mysterious disappearance of an unidentified backpacker somewhere in Fishport, a village near Mooseville where he has a log cabin. With its hundred miles of lake for a vista and its great dome of sky, Mooseville is just the place to spend a short summer vacation. Rest and relaxation, however, are out of the question, for Qwill finds himself dragged into some highly innovative plans for this year’s fourth of July parade.

Above all, he is determined to dispel the rumours circulating that extra-terrestrial beings may be responsible for the missing backpacker…

What readers are saying about The Cat Who… series:

‘These [books] make lovely, light hearted reading with a good mix of humour and adventure

‘The entire ‘Cat Who…’ series are a delight for cat and mystery lovers

A purrfect read

Reviews

Praise for Lilian Jackson Braun: The ideal bedtime tales for grown-ups
Los Angeles Times
The fastidious plotting is designed to appeal to more than just the cat-lover
The Times
The tale is as cosy as an hour spent with your favourite cat
Publishers Weekly
Light-hearted originals... The mix of crime and cats [is] catnip to readers who like both
Chicago Sun-Times
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
Most detectives do their legwork on two legs. A few, however, do it on four...
Associated Press
Irresistible
Booklist
The entanglement is better than a Christie and the cat descriptions are terrific
Liverpool Daily Post
An engaging tongue-in-cheek yarn with a sting in the tail that won't just appeal to the cat-lover
Belfast Telegraph
Another from the series that delights so many
Gwendoline Butler, <i> Crime Time </i>