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Brown, Rita Mae

Overview
Works: 411 works in 1,851 publications in 4 languages and 149,209 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Biography  Christmas stories  Anecdotes  Detective and mystery stories, American 
Roles: Narrator, Commentator, Creator
Classifications: PS3552.R698, 813.54
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Sour puss by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
30 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,727 libraries worldwide
In small-town Crozet, Virginia, Harry Haristeen is kindling her romance with veterinarian Fair when their bliss is threatened by the murder of Professor Vincent Forland, a world-renowned grape and fungal expert visiting local vineyards
Catch as cat can by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
26 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,668 libraries worldwide
Feline sleuth Mrs. Murphy and her furry felines investigate two deaths as their hometown prepares for its annual springtime festival
Cat's eyewitness by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,480 libraries worldwide
The peaceful town of Crozet, Virginia, is turned upside down by a statue of the Virgin Mary that begins to cry tears of real blood, as Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her sleuthing pets search for the truth about a local unsolved mystery
The purrfect murder by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,463 libraries worldwide
In small-town Crozet, Virginia, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her feline sleuthing partners, Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, investigate when her friend, local architect Tazio Chappers, becomes the prime suspect in the killing of his most difficult client, Mrs. Carla Paulson
The tail of the tip-off by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
32 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,367 libraries worldwide
When a well-liked local builder dies of poisoning during a local basketball game in Crozet, Virginia, Harry Haristeen and her coterie of animals sift through a discouraging number of suspects as they search for the killer
Puss 'n cahoots : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,206 libraries worldwide
Traveling to the Saddlebred show in Shelbyville, Kentucky, Harry and Fair Haristeen stumble into the midst of a crime wave when their hosts are robbed on the day they arrive, a valuable mare is stolen, and a groom is found murdered
Cat of the century : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 3,159 libraries worldwide
Using animal cunning and human canniness, Harry Harristeen and her menagerie of mystery solvers must sniff out the answers behind the disappearance of alumni association board member Mariah D'Angelo. Mariah's car is on campus, and Tucker has found human blood near the school's stables
Claws and effect by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 3,123 libraries worldwide
When Hank Brevard, the plant manager of Crozet Hospital, is murdered in the hospital, Harry uncovers "a closed little world where ego, jealousy, and illicit love often collide. But it's Mrs. Murphy, roaming the netherworld of Crozet Hospital, who sniffs out the most telling fact: a secret room in the old section that dates back to the time of the Underground Railroad."--Jacket
Murder, she meowed by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
19 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,008 libraries worldwide
The annual steeplechase at Montpelier, the high point in the social calendar of the horse set in Virginia, is disturbed by the stabbing of two jockeys, each with a playing card attached to his body. Sleuth Mrs. Murphy and her cat investigate, wondering whether the motive was greed, drugs or sex
Santa clawed by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
20 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,941 libraries worldwide
Harry and her husband, Fair, have gone to fetch a Christmas tree at the tree farm run by The Brothers of Love, a semimonastic organization that tends to AIDS patients, when they find the tree they've chosen grimly decorated with a dead body. Can Harry, the sleuthing cats Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, and corgi Tee Tucker save the season from a killjoy who's decided to gift the festive little town of Crozet, Virginia, with murder?
Murder on the prowl by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,928 libraries worldwide
A Virginia newspaper runs an obituary on the headmaster of a girls' school, only to discover he is alive. But a few days later he is murdered. Postmistress Mary Minor Haristeen goes to work, her sleuthing cat in tow
Hiss of death : a Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
21 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,913 libraries worldwide
Shortly before the 5K Run for Breast Cancer Awareness, Harry and her pets find the corpse of well-liked OR nurse Paula Benton, one of the event's organizers, who appears to have died of anaphylactic shock from a hornet's sting. But was it murder?
The big cat nap : the 20th anniversary Mrs. Murphy mystery by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 2,745 libraries worldwide
"When a series of inexplicable car accidents are attributed to driver error, Harry Harristeen knows that something is amiss. Together with her intrepid team of feline, canine, and equine helpers, she begins to investigate, giving readers another charming, nail-biting Mrs. Murphy mystery"--
Pawing through the past by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,720 libraries worldwide
"Emotions are running high around tiny Crozet, Virginia, among the Class of 1980, as plans get under way for the upcoming twentieth high school reunion. Then the divinely handsome Charlie Ashcraft, the class womanizer, turns up dead with a bullet between his eyes."
Cat on the scent by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
27 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,712 libraries worldwide
After a plane crashes in Crozet, Virginia, the pilot's body is discovered in the refrigerator of a local food plant. An investigation is launched by Mrs. Murphy, the tiger cat of the local postmistress
Hotspur by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
24 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,706 libraries worldwide
Retaining her love of foxhunting into her seventies, Jane "Sister" Arnold finds herself having to call on all of her expertise to solve the mystery of a murdered woman who disappeared twenty years earlier
Pay dirt, or, Adventures at Ash Lawn by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,640 libraries worldwide
The premier place of gossip in Crozet, Virginia, is the post office, presided by Mary Minor Haristeen and her cat, Mrs. Murphy. When a leather-clad Hell's Angel barges into town looking for a woman by the name of Malibu and he is subsequently murdered, the postmistress and her pet must find out why. By the author of Murder at Monticello
Whisker of evil by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,622 libraries worldwide
With rabies on the rise and a new post office threatening her position, Harry Haristeen and her trio of feline detective friends find themselves in even more trouble when they start snooping around an irresistible mystery
Outfoxed by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
22 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 2,554 libraries worldwide
A murder mystery among the fox hunting set in Virginia. The victim is one of two candidates for the post of master of the foxhounds. The post is being vacated by the present master, 70-year-old Jane Arnold, and it is she who nabs the killer
Full cry by Rita Mae Brown( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 2,470 libraries worldwide
The murder of Sam Lorillard and a seemingly unrelated local scandal at a neighboring hunt club cause "Sister" Jane Arnold and her huntsman, Shaker Grown, to fear for their own safety
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, Rita M. 1944-
Brown, Sneaky Pie.
Brown, Sneaky Pie 1944- Pseudonym
Mae Brown, Rita 1944-
Sneaky Pie Brown.
Sneaky Pie Brown 1944-
ブラウン, リタ・マエ
ブラウン, リタ・メイ
Languages
English (466)
German (10)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)
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