First book in the Cat in the Stacks mysteries, starring Charlie Harris and his Maine Coon cat Diesel.
Best selling novelist Godfrey Priest has returned to the small town of Athena, Mississippi in which he grew up in. And not everyone is happy to see him!
The main reason for Godfrey’s return is to see his son that he has never met before, who is Charlie’s lodger and his old school friends son.
There is a lot tension and fighting between Godfrey and certain members of the community. And when Charlie goes looking for his lodger, he finds Godfrey checked out…permanently!
Charlie isn’t the Hardy Boys, but he is good at digging up information…and his digging is going to lead him into trouble!
A really Good mystery with likable characters, well plotted and written, with plenty of twists and turns! A darned Good read.
There’s a cat in the stacks…
…and he makes the purr-fect partner for a librarian-turned-sleuth.
Everyone in Athena, Mississippi, knows librarian Charlie Harris-and his Maine coon cat named Diesel that he walks on a leash. They also know his former classmate-turned-famous bestselling novelist, Godfrey Priest.
But someone in Athena took Godfrey off the bestseller lists- permanently, and with extreme prejudice. Now, Charlie and Diesel must browse through the history section of the town’s past to find a killer.