Classified as Murder
Aging eccentric James Delacorte asks Charlie the librarian to do an inventory of his rare book collection-but the job goes from tedious to terrifying when James turns up dead. Relying on his cat Diesel to paw around for clues, Charlie has to catch the killer before another victim checks out. ... show more
Aging eccentric James Delacorte asks Charlie the librarian to do an inventory of his rare book collection-but the job goes from tedious to terrifying when James turns up dead. Relying on his cat Diesel to paw around for clues, Charlie has to catch the killer before another victim checks out. Read Miranda James's blogs and other content on the Penguin Community.
Publish date: May 3rd 2011
Pages no: 294
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Books About Books
, Mystery Thriller
, Cozy Mystery
Series: Cat in the Stacks Mystery (#2)
Charlie Harris's working his volunteer job at the local library when James Delacorte a favorite elderly library patron asks for his help in doing a complete inventory of his personal collection of rare books. Meanwhile, Charlie's son Sean and his poodle puppy Dante have arrived in town from Texas l...
I'm really liking this cozy series. Charlie is a likable protagonist, the rare book info in this one was interesting and Diesel continues to be a great companion. Charlie's grown son, Sean, shows up and although they initially have a strain on their relationship it's nice to see another angle of C...
Another really enjoyable, relaxing read in this series. I could have done without the angst between father and son, but it was a really small part of the overall story for me, so it didn't shade my enjoyment of the book overall. Definitely a series I'll keep an eye on for the third book.
2nd book in series and every bit as good or better than the first. Love Diesel!! I'm going to get a Maine coon one of these days!! Good story with a totally weird family!! Recommended!
I love this series. The hero is a retired librarian who moves back to his home town in Mississippi. He works part time at the college archives and volunteers at the public library. And he has a Maine Coon cat, Diesel. The cat doesn't help solve mysteries (well, maybe just a little), he's just a neat...
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