The Cat and the Pendulum - The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency (Paperback)Mandy Morton (author)
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When the celebrated crime writer Agatha Crispy engages Hettie and Tilly in the search for a stolen manuscript, our feline detective duo is plunged into a world of Dickensian thieves and murderers.
Does the ghost of Jake the Nipper prowl the London Streets of Kitzrovia? Will Madame Two Paws's exhibition wax or wane? And will the secrets in the crypt of the church of St Mavis and Cucumber finally be revealed?
Join Hettie and Tilly as they attempt to unravel yet another darkly humorous case for The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency.
Publisher: Prelude Books
Number of pages: 240
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
'Original and intriguing... a world without people which cat lovers will enter and enjoy.' P. D. JAMES
'I loved it. The whole concept is just so "real"!' BARBARA ERSKINE
'Mandy Morton's Feline Detective Agency instigates a new genre, both wonderful and surreal.' MADDY PRIOR
'The world that Morton has created is irresistible.' PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
'Witty and smart. Prepare to be besotted.' M.K. GRAFF
'Mandy Morton's series is both charming and whimsical.' BARRY FORSHAW
'Hettie Bagshot might be a new face at the scene of a crime, but already she could teach most fictional detectives a thing or two.' THE HUNTS POST
'An absolute delight from beginning to end... Totally original, very different - and I'm in awe of the author's imagination. Very much recommended.' BEING ANNE BLOG
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Many thanks to NetGalley and Farrago Publishing for this Advanced Reader Copy and the opportunity to review “The Cat and the Pendulum.” All opinions and comments are my own.
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