Cat Coming Home (Hardcover)
A Joe Grey Mystery (Joe Grey Mystery Series #16)
William Morrow, 9780061806933, 368pp.
Publication Date: October 26, 2010
“One of the most entrancing (and effective) detectives in modern cozy mysteries.”
A celebration for cat lovers and mystery aficionados alike, Cat Coming Home—the 16th appearance of feline detective Joe Gray—is a holiday gift from acclaimed author Shirley Rousseau Murphy. Join tomcat Joe and his furry friends, Dulcie and Kit, as they set out to solve a deadly Christmas mystery in Molena Point with the aid of a lonely prison cat. Superior detective fiction with a purr-fectly delightful twist, Cat Coming Home is a dazzling blend of charm and suspense from nine-time Cat Writers’ Association Award winner Murphy. Fans of Lilian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, and Carole Nelson Douglas, take note!
About the Author
Shirley Rousseau Murphy is the author of twenty mysteries in the Joe Grey series, for which she has won the Cat Writers’ Association Muse Medallion nine years running, and has received ten national Cat Writers’ Association Awards for best novel of the year. She is also a noted children’s book author, and has received five Council of Authors and Journalists Awards. She lives in Carmel, California, where she serves as full-time household help to two demanding feline ladies.
Praise For Cat Coming Home: A Joe Grey Mystery (Joe Grey Mystery Series #16)…
— Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Cat Coming Home
“A heartwarming and satisfying tale.”
— Booklist on Cat Coming Home
“The heartwrenching stories of an orphaned child and a stray cat at Christmas will tug on more than a few heartstrings.”
— Romantic Times on Cat Coming Home
“This is delightful entertainment. It would be a true cat-tastrophe if you let it pass you by.”
— Todd David Schwartz, CBS Radio, Four Stars (Highest Rating) on Cat Coming Home