Brown, Rita Mae
Most widely held works about Rita Mae Brown
Most widely held works by Rita Mae Brown
Catch as cat can by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,848 libraries worldwide
Feline sleuth Mrs. Murphy and her furry felines investigate two deaths as their hometown prepares for its annual springtime festival.
Sour puss by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,755 libraries worldwide
In small-town Crozet, Virginia, Harry Haristeen is kindling her romance with veterinarian Fair when their bliss is threatened by the murder of Professor Vincent Forland, a world-renowned grape and fungal expert visiting local vineyards.
The tail of the tip-off by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
33 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,753 libraries worldwide
When a well-liked local builder dies of poisoning during a local basketball game in Crozet, Virginia, Harry Haristeen and her coterie of animals sift through a discouraging number of suspects as they search for the killer.
Whisker of evil by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
29 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,746 libraries worldwide
With rabies on the rise and a new post office threatening her position, Harry Haristeen and her trio of feline detective friends find themselves in even more trouble when they start snooping around an irresistible mystery.
Cat's eyewitness by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
24 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,724 libraries worldwide
The peaceful town of Crozet, Virginia, is turned upside down by a statue of the Virgin Mary that begins to cry tears of real blood, as Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her sleuthing pets search for the truth about a local unsolved mystery.
Claws and effect by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
33 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 2,684 libraries worldwide
When Hank Brevard, the plant manager of Crozet Hospital, is murdered in the hospital, Harry uncovers "a closed little world where ego, jealousy, and illicit love often collide. But it's Mrs. Murphy, roaming the netherworld of Crozet Hospital, who sniffs out the most telling fact: a secret room in the old section that dates back to the time of the Underground Railroad."--Jacket.
Murder, she meowed by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
29 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,613 libraries worldwide
The annual steeplechase at Montpelier, the high point in the social calendar of the horse set in Virginia, is disturbed by the stabbing of two jockeys, each with a playing card attached to his body. Sleuth Mrs. Murphy and her cat investigate, wondering whether the motive was greed, drugs or sex.
The purrfect murder by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
23 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,550 libraries worldwide
In small-town Crozet, Virginia, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her feline sleuthing partners, Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, investigate when her friend, local architect Tazio Chappers, becomes the prime suspect in the killing of his most difficult client, Mrs. Carla Paulson.
Pawing through the past by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,541 libraries worldwide
"Emotions are running high around tiny Crozet, Virginia, among the Class of 1980, as plans get under way for the upcoming twentieth high school reunion. Then the divinely handsome Charlie Ashcraft, the class womanizer, turns up dead with a bullet between his eyes."--Jacket.
Puss 'n cahoots : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,503 libraries worldwide
Traveling to the Saddlebred show in Shelbyville, Kentucky, Harry and Fair Haristeen stumble into the midst of a crime wave when their hosts are robbed on the day they arrive, a valuable mare is stolen, and a groom is found murdered.
Murder on the prowl by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 2,489 libraries worldwide
A Virginia newspaper runs an obituary on the headmaster of a girls' school, only to discover he is alive. But a few days later he is murdered. Postmistress Mary Minor Haristeen goes to work, her sleuthing cat in tow.
Cat on the scent by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,479 libraries worldwide
After a plane crashes in Crozet, Virginia, the pilot's body is discovered in the refrigerator of a local food plant. An investigation is launched by Mrs. Murphy, the tiger cat of the local postmistress.
The hunt ball by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 2,331 libraries worldwide
When a faculty member from the local prep school turns up dead, "Sister" Jane Arnold discovers that the case is complicated by a controversy over local historical artifacts in the school collection that were made by slaves.
Full cry by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 2,265 libraries worldwide
The murder of Sam Lorillard and a seemingly unrelated local scandal at a neighboring hunt club cause "Sister" Jane Arnold and her huntsman, Shaker Grown, to fear for their own safety.
The hounds and the fury : a novel by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 2,227 libraries worldwide
Sister Jane, the local Master of the Hunt, and her animal companions take on a feisty, wheelchair-bound bookkeeper, Sister Jane's boyfriend, and a wealthy former hunt club donor as they set out to uncover the mystery of some missing money and a missing body.
Santa clawed by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,208 libraries worldwide
Harry and her husband, Fair, have gone to fetch a Christmas tree at the tree farm run by The Brothers of Love, a semimonastic organization that tends to AIDS patients, when they find the tree they've chosen grimly decorated with a dead body. Can Harry, the sleuthing cats Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, and corgi Tee Tucker save the season from a killjoy who's decided to gift the festive little town of Crozet, Virginia, with murder?
Cat of the century : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
20 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,191 libraries worldwide
Using animal cunning and human canniness, Harry Harristeen and her menagerie of mystery solvers must sniff out the answers behind the disappearance of alumni association board member Mariah D'Angelo. Mariah's car is on campus, and Tucker has found human blood near the school's stables.
The tell-tale horse : a novel by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,175 libraries worldwide
When the body of a murdered woman is discovered naked and bound to an equine statue, Sister Jane discovers a link between the victim and a member of the Jefferson Hunt Club, but her investigation is complicated when another woman turns up dead.
Hounded to death : a novel by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 2,133 libraries worldwide
"Sister" Jane Arnold, esteemed master of the Jefferson Hunt Club, has traveled to Kentucky for one of the biggest events of the season: the Mid-South Hound Show, where foxhounds, bassets, and beagles gather to strut their champion bloodline stuff. But the fun is squelched when, immediately after the competition, one of the contestants, Mo Schneider, turns up dead-facedown, stripped to the waist, and peppered with birdshot. Two weeks later, back in Virginia, Sister is rocked when her friend the popular veterinarian Hope Rogers dies from what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Sister refuses to believe that Hope killed herself and vows to sniff out the truth.
A nose for justice : a novel by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,042 libraries worldwide
On Jeep Reed's Wings Ranch near Reno, Jeep, her great-niece, former Wall Street banker Magdalene "Mags" Rogers, and their two dogs King and Baxter investigate a pump company employee's disappearance, along with an environmentalist's shooting "suicide" and the identity of a really cold corpse.
American Civil War (1861-1865) Arnold, Jane (Fictitious character) Audiobooks Authorship Biography Brown, Rita Mae Cats Christmas stories Class reunions Coming out (Sexual orientation) Corporations--Corrupt practices Country life Detective and mystery stories Dogs Fiction Fox hunting Haristeen, Harry (Fictitious character) Historical reenactments History Horse shows Human-animal relationships Kentucky Kentucky--Shelbyville Large type books Lesbians Manners and customs Maryland Monasteries Montpelier Hunt Races, Montpelier Station, Va Murder--Investigation Murphy, Mrs. (Fictitious character) Nevada Novelists, American Older women Pennsylvania Real estate developers Sibling rivalry Sisters Southern States Time travel United States United States--Blue Ridge Mountains Virginia Virginia--Crozet Virginia--Monticello Women cat owners Women detectives Women hunters Women postal service employees Women soldiers
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