WorldCat Identities

Brown, Rita Mae

Overview
Works: 388 works in 1,892 publications in 3 languages and 151,143 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Biography  Christmas stories  Anecdotes  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Roles: Narrator, Creator, Commentator
Classifications: PS3552.R698, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Rita Mae Brown Publications by Rita Mae Brown
Most widely held works by Rita Mae Brown
Sour puss by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,726 WorldCat member 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
Catch as cat can by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feline sleuth Mrs. Murphy and her furry felines investigate two deaths as their hometown prepares for its annual springtime festival
Cat's eyewitness by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
21 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,461 WorldCat member 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
The purrfect murder by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,450 WorldCat member 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
The tail of the tip-off by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,354 WorldCat member 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 )
25 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,326 WorldCat member 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
Puss 'n cahoots : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
25 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,272 WorldCat member 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
Cat of the century : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
23 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 3,172 WorldCat member 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
A nose for justice : a novel by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 3,125 WorldCat member 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
Claws and effect by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 3,106 WorldCat member 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 )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,002 WorldCat member 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
Santa clawed by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,949 WorldCat member 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?
Hiss of death : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
24 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shortly before the 5K Run for Breast Cancer Awareness, Harry and her pets find the corpse of well-liked OR nurse Paula Benton, one of the event's organizers, who appears to have died of anaphylactic shock from a hornet's sting. But was it murder?
Murder on the prowl by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,899 WorldCat member 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
The big cat nap : the 20th anniversary Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a series of inexplicable car accidents are attributed to driver error, Harry Harristeen knows that something is amiss. Together with her intrepid team of feline, canine, and equine helpers, she begins to investigate, giving readers another charming, nail-biting Mrs. Murphy mystery"--
Pawing through the past by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,709 WorldCat member 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
Cat on the scent by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
28 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,694 WorldCat member 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
Hotspur by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retaining her love of foxhunting into her seventies, Jane "Sister" Arnold finds herself having to call on all of her expertise to solve the mystery of a murdered woman who disappeared twenty years earlier
Pay dirt, or, Adventures at Ash Lawn by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The premier place of gossip in Crozet, Virginia, is the post office, presided by Mary Minor Haristeen and her cat, Mrs. Murphy. When a leather-clad Hell's Angel barges into town looking for a woman by the name of Malibu and he is subsequently murdered, the postmistress and her pet must find out why. By the author of Murder at Monticello
Murder at Monticello, or, Old sins by Rita Mae Brown ( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Virginia, postmistress Mary Haristeen and her pets investigate the murder of an archeologist who in turn was investigating a 200-year-old murder on the grounds of Thomas Jefferson's home. By the author of Rest in Pieces
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Rita M. 1944-
Brown, Sneaky Pie.
Brown, Sneaky Pie 1944-
Mae Brown, Rita 1944-
Sneaky Pie Brown.
Sneaky Pie Brown 1944-
ブラウン, リタ・マエ
ブラウン, リタ・メイ
Languages
English (481)
German (4)
Dutch (1)
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