Cat Playing Cupid : Joe Grey Mystery

  • by Shirley Rousseau Murphy
  • Narrated by Susan Boyce
  • Series: Joe Grey Mystery
  • 10 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Love - and murder - are in the air.
It took Joe Grey’s human, Clyde Damen, nearly forever to pop the question to his girlfriend, Ryan Flannery, and what more romantic time to tie the knot than on Valentine’s Day? But dark secrets from the past soon threaten to destroy everyone’s happiness.
First, a body discovered many miles away reopens a 10-year-old cold case involving a man who disappeared days before his own wedding. Then another body is found closer to home, on the grounds of a ruined estate, deserted save for a band of unusual feral cats.
Though the police investigate, only feline sleuth Joe Grey suspects that the crimes are related. And when he barely escapes alive from a deadly chase, Joe and his friends, Dulcie and Kit, know they’ll need to use their powers of feline perception to bring justice to the small town of Molena Point - and save Valentine’s Day!


What the Critics Say

"Murphy’s gentle blend of fantasy and mystery includes revelations about her unusually verbal cat detectives sure to please series fans." (Publishers Weekly)
"Solid…A quality mystery, with excellent pacing, ratcheting tension, consistent characters, and suitably nasty villains. The new developments in the story of the talking cats will please many series fans but may not make much sense to new readers. A must wherever the series has fans." (Booklist)
"Murphy’s feline-loving fans will enjoy the latest in her long-running series." (Kirkus Reviews)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

I love all the Joe Grey books.

As always, a great story that keeps you guessing.
Excellent narration. I will listen to this book again.
Highly recommended for all cat and mystery lovers and of course Joe Grey fans.
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- Anne Schneider

great and thought provoking

I loved it. The story kept me interested, and the exceptional cat character development generated many nods of agreement. smiles, and even some sighs. The performance was excellent. The touches of philosophy about love touched my heart.
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- Amazon Customer

Book Details

  • Release Date: 06-07-2013
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.