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Cat in a White Tie and Tails

Cat in a White Tie and Tails

A Midnight Louie Mystery

Midnight Louie Mysteries (Volume 24)

Carole Nelson Douglas

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In Carole Nelson Douglas' Cat in a White Tie and Tails, Midnight Louie goes along as chaperone when PR whiz Temple Barr and her fiance, rising media star Matt Devine, head to Chicago so she can meet his family. Matt's mother has a tragic past primed to rise and bite anybody in reach, even the ex-alley cat sleuth. When Louie is snatched, the catnapping's surprising motive loops back to Vegas and a string of unsolved murders connected to magic…and ex-magician Max Kinsella, Temple's former significant other.

Skeptical homicide lieutenant C. R. Molina has commissioned Max to investigate the cold case murder she suspects he committed two years earlier. With traumatic amnesia from a recent attempt on his life, the once infallible Max is more sitting duck than predator. It will take an alliance of frenemies to solve the serial deaths before one of them joins the fatality list.



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Chapter 1

Underwater


She was in the water, drowning.
Her hands pressed against her constricted chest, thumped it as if she could force the liquid from her lungs. She couldn't … breathe. Move.
She'd fallen...

Reviews

Praise for Cat in a White Tie and Tails

“Twisty, riveting, and intriguing. Even longtime fans of the series are bound to say 'Wow, I never saw that coming!' to the very end.” —RT Book Reviews Top Pick!, 4 1/2 stars on Cat in an Ultramarine Scheme

“Fans and feline fanciers will no doubt curl up and purr.” —Kirkus Reviews on Cat in a Topaz Tango

“If either Mike Hammer or Columbo had a cat, it would be Midnight Louie.” —Cat Fancy

“Douglas's humor and keen plot twists keep this long-running series purring.” —Publishers Weekly on Cat in a Red Hot Rage

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About the author

Carole Nelson Douglas

Cat in a White Tie and Tails is the twenty-fourth title in CAROLE NELSON DOUGLAS's sassy Midnight Louie mystery series. Previous titles include Cat in a Vegas Gold Vendetta, Cat in an Ultramarine Scheme, and Cat in a Topaz Tango. In addition to tales of her favorite feline, Douglas is also the author of a historical suspense series featuring Irene Adler, the only woman ever to have "outwitted" Sherlock Holmes. Douglas resides in Fort Worth, Texas.

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