By Lilian Jackson Braun
It really is virtually time for the gala groundbreaking for the Pickax bookstore--and town of Brrr is getting ready for its bicentennial social gathering. all of the festivities, even though, are spoiled through the invention of a man's physique on James Qwilleran's estate. may it's the paintings of the killer who used an analogous tools in northern Michigan? to unravel the case, Qwill and his tom cat neighbors, Koko and Yum Yum, must prick up their ears and make certain who devoted this foul deed.
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One night, right after Halloween, the Reverend Mr. Wimsey from the church here was driving home from a prayer meeting at Squunk Corners. It was a cold night, and cars didn’t have heaters then. His Model T didn’t even have side curtains, so he was dressed warm. He was chugging along the country road, at probably twenty miles an hour, when he saw somebody in the darkness ahead, trudging down the middle of the dirt road and wearing a bathrobe and bedroom slippers. She was carrying hedge clippers. Mr.
She was carrying hedge clippers. Mr. Wimsey knew her well. She’d been a member of his flock until he suggested she quit bringing the clippers to services. Then she gave up going to church and was kind of hostile. Still, he couldn’t leave her out there to catch her death of cold. Nowadays you’d just call 40 The Cat Who Talked Turkey the sheriff, but there were no car radios then, and no cell phones. So he pulled up and asked where she was going. “To see my friend,” she said in a gravelly voice. ” She gave him a mean look and then said, “Seein’ as how it’s a cold night .
It’s gonna be a fantastic spectacle. ” “Sure do! They’re signing up already—from 25 Lilian Jackson Braun towns all along the beach. And for the kids, we’re building a ten-foot wooden birthday cake with two hundred electric candles—make a wish and blow, and the candles go out! ” For a while Gary left to tend bar, and Qwilleran enjoyed the burger called “bear burger” by the regulars. Then they discussed the show on the Great Storm. It would be staged in the hotel ballroom, same as the show on the Big Burning.
The Cat Who Talked Turkey (Cat Who...) by Lilian Jackson Braun