The Time for Murder is Meow

The Time for Murder is Meow

By:  LoTempio, T. C.

9780738760360
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2019/08/08
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5.3 X 8.0 in
312 pg



FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths

To save their pet shop, Shell and her two furry sidekicks must cat-ch a killer

Crishell "Shell" McMillan sees the cancellation of her TV series as a blessing in disguise. The former actress can now take over her late aunt's pet shop, the Purr N' Bark, and do something she loves.

While getting the shop ready for re-opening, Shell is asked to loan her aunt's Cary Grant posters to the local museum for an exhibit. She finds the prospect exciting—until a museum board member, who had a long-standing feud with Shell's aunt, votes against it. When she discovers the board member dead in the museum, Shell becomes suspect number one. Can she, her Siamese cat Kahlua, and her new sidekick—her aunt's Persian Purrday—find the real culprit, or will her latest career go up in kitty litter?

Praise:

"[A] buoyant start to a new series ... Fans of feline mysteries will relish The Time for Murder is Meow's pet shop framework in this story of finding one's second act."—Foreword Reviews

"[An] entertaining series debut. ... Feline-loving cozy fans will be satisfied"—Publishers Weekly

"[A] buoyant start to a new series ... Fans of feline mysteries will relish The Time for Murder is Meow's pet shop framework in this story of finding one's second act."—Foreword Reviews

"[An] entertaining series debut. ... Feline-loving cozy fans will be satisfied"—Publishers Weekly

"Readers who miss Koko and Yum Yum from Lilian Jackson Braun's The Cat Who novels will enjoy Purrday and Kahlúa in this first of a new series."—Booklist


T. C. LoTempio (Clifton, NJ) is the national bestselling author of the Nick and Nora mystery series from Berkley Prime Crime. Her cat, Rocco, provides the inspiration for the character of Nick the cat. She also writes the new Cat Rescue series from Crooked Lane.