Since it’s the holidays - Halloween , Thanksgiving and Christmas - Qw. Quill's moved into the old Gage mansion, and the cats are on a treasure hunt! A jewelry dealer from Chicago comes to visit and is murdered. The house's fifty closets are crammed with several generations of junk, and while Qwill investigates two recent deaths--those of the mansion's former occupant and a local potato farmer--Koko investigates the contents of the closets. Just because I love cat mysteries doesn't mean that the writing is great. It's one of those series you have to reading order to really understand what is going on, but it's not so much so that you still can read them out of order and still be able to keep up with what's going on, but it helps to read them in order. Fans of the series will enjoy dog sledding, a wedding and secret spy action in Florida. Koko is obsessed with objects that have something to so with feet, pulling them from the mansion's fifty odd closets. The long-absent turkey population begins to return to Pickax. When he was seventeen, his girlfriend, Joy Wheatley (she later returns in The Cat Who Saw Red) left to "find herself" and Qwill joined the service. One thing however is for certain, Koko is no ordinary cat. Koko finds a lot of clues as he pulls items from closets in the big house. So he went to college, participated in some acting, but found it was journalism for which he had a natural knack. Vandalism appears in Pickax and a couple is murdered. I just can't even with these books. Agent, Lynda Gregory and Merry Pantano at Blanche C. Gregory. I growing quite fond of Qwilleran and his cats. The Cat Who Went Into the Closet (Audiobook CD) : Braun, Lilian Jackson : When Qwill rents Euphonia Gage's mansion in Moose County, he and Koko discover fifteen closets jammed with junk. He might dig up small pieces of evidence, for instance, or point something out to Qwilleran by acting extremely attracted to it. Qwill begins an investigation into her. Publishers Weekly He came out of it with an injured knee and so could not have the career in baseball he always desired. Koko, the Siamese, has a ball exploring all the closets in the mansion that Qwill is renting for the winter. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published A thirtieth novel, originally announced for 2008, was postponed indefinitely by its publisher and then canceled after the author's death in 2011. So much is going on in this little book - did I mention the dog sled team & Mildred getting married? Cat lovers, Mystery lovers, Animal detective fans, Koko is up to his tricks again, and it's up to the intrepid investigator Qwilleran to put together the puzzle pieces and come up with a solution. Again. Once again a new venue (the Gage mansion) gives the cats & Qwill lots of clues to solve a new murder mystery - or two. All fifty of them. [2] He is named after a 13th-century Chinese artist of the same name, also known as Gao Kegong, and was formerly owned by Fluxion art critic George Bonifield Mountclemens III, who was highly fond of cats. It is never explicitly stated which war he fought in, but it is likely that he served during Operation Torch during World War II, since several times throughout the series he uses a curse he learned while in North Africa. This is one of my favorite series and I am reading through it very slowly, because I don't want it to end. They move. I read all of these Cat Who...books during the summer of 2019 - they were my mother's and it made me feel closer to her after she died in June. Jim Qwilleran is my kind of detective ... add in a couple of clever cats & what you have is involved, funny and interesting. He primarily reported on crime for major newspapers, and even wrote a book, City of Brotherly Crime (a best-seller), and won many awards. Koko & Yum Yum are genius detectives. The Cat Who Went Into The Closet I bought this book because I am addicted to author, Lillian Jackson Braun's "Cat Who....." series. I love this series but this is one that stands out as one of my top favorites. This one had a bit of a different feel, with Qwill staying in a local mansion. Qwill is given the interior design beat for his newspaper. Sometimes Qwilleran does not immediately recognize the significance of Koko's actions, and sometimes will not recognize them at all (if they occur before Qwill has the slightest idea of any misdemeanor), at least not until the case has been solved. Ser. In Pickax City, "400 miles north of everywhere," Jim Qwilleran, the semiretired gentleman columnist for the Moosehead County Something , is content to court longtime gal pal Polly Duncan while overseeing his philanthropic Klingenschoen Fund, which is bankrolling the Pirate's Chest, a new bookstore built to replace an old landmark. Having said that, however, sometimes I get lost in the who's who. Small actions of theft are occurring in Pickax and a few people are found dead. Moose County prepares for its 150th anniversary.. Polly unexpectedly takes a library job in Paris, leaving without even saying goodbye to Qwill, and a gardener's so-called accidental death does not seem so accidental. Qwill and the cats wind up unearthing some surprising skeletons—and. This one also de. This one is standard for the best part of the series which makes it very good. Yum Yum is described as being smaller than Koko, and far more affectionate. Qwill and the cats wind up unearthing some surprising skeletons—and bringing long-buried secrets to light... To see what your friends thought of this book, The Cat Who Went into the Closet (Cat Who... #15). Another interesting book in the Cat who series! This book was very interesting. There is alot of wry humor sprinkled throughout. Interesting because the perps never actually appear on stage, but the mystery is solved through deduction, the help of several other helpers besides, of course, KoKo who unearths several clues in a closet. Pickax's principal is found fatally shot after a party at Qwill's barn. There are no notices for this title yet. There are no comments for this title yet. This book was very interesting. It also provides Qwill with enough history to write & produce a one man show about the 1869 fire in Moose County. Qwill and the cats are wintering in the Gage mansion in Pickax instead of in their drafty barn. On the surface, his actions are not that extraordinary; they are things that any energetic and healthy cat might do from time to time. No current Talk conversations about this book. It has been fun visiting Qwilleran's world. ). “The Cat Who Went Into the Closet” will make you a believer. I’ve read them all and rate them all a 5. We’d love your help. Though it would seem he would be able to do fine on his own, when Qwill had to go to work, Koko became lonely and this led to Qwill to get Yum Yum. There are no summaries for this title yet. This episode aired on February 11th, 2012 at 8/7 central. In all fairness, it took me awhile to read this book -- time conflicts with other events. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Cat Who Went Into The Closet Spending the winter cooped up in the Gage mansion, Koko and Yum Yum (Siamese cats) come up with some very revealling information. : The Cat Who Went into the Closet by Lilian Jackson Braun (1993, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Fifteen books into the series and the writing remains superb. Qwilleran and his cats solve another mystery, this time at the newly sprouted Breakfast Island, a resort hot spot with an attractive history. The fourth appeared eighteen years later, after which at least one new novel was published every year until 2007. Qwill attempts to solve a murder mystery long distance. Qwill and the cats go on retreat in the Potatoes. Qwill's moved into the old Gage mansion--and the cats are on a treasure hunt! He also meets Yum Yum. Jim Qwilleran (Qwill) is renting the Gage mansion in Pickax and has brought his two Siamese cats (Koko and YumYum) with him. The Cat Who... is a series of twenty-nine mystery novels and three related collections by Lilian Jackson Braun and published by G. P. Putnam's Sons, featuring a reporter named Jim Qwilleran and his Siamese cats, Kao K'o-Kung (Koko for short) and Yum Yum.

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