The Cat Who Dropped a Bombshell (Cat Who...)

by Lilian Jackson Braun | Mystery & Thrillers |
ISBN: 0399153071 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingmaryzeewing of Taneytown, Maryland USA on 8/7/2007
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Journal Entry 1 by wingmaryzeewing from Taneytown, Maryland USA on Tuesday, August 07, 2007
Picked this ex-library book up at the Book Thing.

From the cover -
The residents of Pickax eagerly await the start of Pickax Now, a festival celebrating the 150th anniversary of the town''s founding. In the midst of preparations for parades and performances, newspaper columnist James Qwilleran must make time to entertain Harvey Ledfield, an aspiring architect visiting from out of town.
Qwill welcomes Harvey into his home to sketch, but strange occurrences seem to follow Harvey around. Why, for example, did the extraordinary Siamese Koko leap from the balcony onto Harvey''s head while he was drawing Qwill''s barn? And why have Harvey''s aunt and uncle - residents of nearby Purple Point - not been seen in public since Harvey''s arrival?
Soon, Koko''s strange behavior is not the only sign of trouble in Pickax. A knitter with psychic powers predicts murder, and a woman makes a weekend trip to Pickax from California to leave a message for Qwill. It''s up to Koko to help Qwill piece the clues together.
In the twenty-eighth Cat Who mystery, Lilian Jackson Braun welcomes readers back into the world of Qwill, Koko, and Yum Yum.

Journal Entry 2 by wingmaryzeewing at Taneytown, Maryland USA on Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Its been several years since I've read any of these Cat Who mysteries. I enjoyed visiting with Qwill and his Siamese friends again, but I must admit, there wasn't much to this mystery. It was a very charming and gentle read, but not much of a mystery plot. A couple of deaths, a bit of a scam, and an elderly couple who might be in hiding; still an enjoyable and quick read.

This is reserved for my Cat Stories bookbox.

Journal Entry 3 by wingmaryzeewing at MaryZee's Cat Stories bookbox, Bookbox -- Controlled Releases on Sunday, March 25, 2012

Released 8 yrs ago (3/24/2012 UTC) at MaryZee's Cat Stories bookbox, Bookbox -- Controlled Releases

CONTROLLED RELEASE NOTES:

Mailed out in my Cat Stories bookbox. Enjoy!

Journal Entry 4 by aetm at Austin, Texas USA on Monday, May 07, 2012
The Cat Who stories work well between the other, more noir stories, so let's try this one. Taken from the Cat Box that is.. :)

Journal Entry 5 by aetm at Quality Seafood Market in Austin, Texas USA on Saturday, January 13, 2018

Released 2 yrs ago (1/13/2018 UTC) at Quality Seafood Market in Austin, Texas USA

WILD RELEASE NOTES:

By the entrance, next to the other reading materials - enjoy ;)

Safe journey little book - I hope you'll make many new friends on your travels!

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