$20 Amazon Gift Card and Swag Giveaway: Escape Claws A Cat Lady Mystery by Linda Reilly

 
Escape Claws
A Cat Lady Mystery
by Linda Reilly
Genre: Cozy Mystery
204 pages

Here, killer, killer, killer . . .


For the first time in sixteen years, Lara Caphart has returned to her hometown of Whisker Jog, New Hampshire. She wants to reconnect with her estranged Aunt Fran, who’s having some difficulty looking after herself—and her eleven cats. Taking care of a clowder of kitties is easy, but keeping Fran from being harassed by local bully Theo Barnes is hard. The wealthy builder has his sights set on Fran’s property, and is determined to make her an offer she doesn’t dare refuse.
 

Then Lara spots a blue-eyed ragdoll cat that she swears is the reincarnation of her beloved Blue, her childhood pet. Pursuing the feline to the edge of Fran’s yard, she stumbles upon the body of Theo Barnes, clearly a victim of foul play. To get her and Fran off the suspect list, Lara finds herself following the cat’s clues in search of a killer. Is Blue’s ghost really trying to help her solve a murder, or has Lara inhaled too much catnip?

 


Armed with a degree in Criminal Justice, Linda Reilly once contemplated a career in law enforcement. But life took a twist, and instead she found her niche in real estate closings and title examinations, where the dusty tomes in the Registry of Deeds enticed her into solving mysteries of a different sort. A dyed-in-the-wool New Englander, Linda lives in New Hampshire with her husband, who affectionately calls her “Nose-in-a-Book.” A member of Sisters in Crime and Mystery Writers of America, she loves solving mysteries of the cozy type. When she’s not pounding away at her keyboard, she can usually be found prowling the shelves of a local bookstore or library.
 


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20 comments

  1. Suz Reads says:

    I am a cat lover so this books looks great! My question for an author is always – how did you get the idea for this story? Thanks for this amazing giveaway – I would love to win 🙂

    • Linda Reilly says:

      My love of cats sparked the idea, but I also wanted to immerse readers in a small town setting in a charming old home full of cats. Good luck in the giveaway!

  2. Linda Reilly says:

    My love of cats sparked the idea, but I also wanted to immerse readers in a small town setting in a charming old home full of cats. Good luck in the giveaway!

  3. Margaret Smith says:

    This book really sounds great. I’m a cat lover and I love the idea that she thinks one of the cats is a reincarnation of her pet from childhood. I also love mysteries. This sounds like great story.

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