The Cat Who Saw Stars by LilianJackson Braun

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UFOs in Mooseville? Rumors abound that a backpacker's been abducted, and Jim Qwilleran's sedate summer may be interrupted by an investigation--with the help of his own little aliens, Koko and Yum Yum...
 

About LilianJackson Braun

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The New York Times"-bestselling author Lilian Jackson Braun lives in North Carolina with her two Siamese cats.
 
Published January 11, 1999 by Jove. 228 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Children's Books, Nature & Wildlife. Fiction

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Jim Qwilleran, columnist for the Moose County Something and caretaker of sleuthing cats Koko and Yum Yum (The Cat Who Brought Down The House, 2003, etc.), takes on amateur theater, valuable old books, and an ugly landmark.

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Detective-journalist Jim Qwilleran and his prescient Siamese cats Koko and Yum Yum (The Cat Who Sang for the Birds, 1997) star in their 21st novel here, and while not quite as spry as ever, they're st

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With the help of his unique cats, former reporter Jim Qwilleran solves the murder of a developer in this witty tale bolstered by sharply etched characters.

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Fans of this popular series will surely relish this reissue of its 1966 debut and the reminder that former newsman Jim Qwilleran, whose two prescient Siamese are the heart and soul of the stories, starts out with no cats and, in fact, is reluctant at first to become a sitter for the talented Koko.

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Like other recent books in Braun's best-selling series that began with The Cat Who Could Read Backwards (1966), this loosely plotted novel, the 26th to feature Siamese cats Koko and Yum Yum and Moose County journalist Jim Qwilleran, isn't quite up to the standard of earlier entries, but it still...

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The 23rd entry in Braun's Cat Who...

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This was followed within a couple of years by The Cat Who Ate Danish Modern and The Cat Who Turned On and Off Despite the popularity of her books, the author fell silent so far as fiction was concerned for nearly twenty years, then came The Cat Who Sniffed Glue, The Cat Who Went Underground, The ...

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