Murphy's series is top-notch...a real treat. Cats" magazineThe acclaimed mystery writerwhom Kirkus Reviewspraises for having raised the stakes of the feline sleuth genre, Shirley Rousseau Murphy brings backcat detectives Joe Grey, Dulcie, and Kit in Cat Striking Back." Arguably the most unusual sleuth in contemporary crime fiction, Joe Grey is at his curious best when he pads across evidence of a heinous crime but with no victim in sight. Cat Striking Back "is a treat for readers of Lillian Jackson Braun, Rita Mae Brown, and Carole Nelson Douglas for cat people andanyone who loves a good whodunit a bravura display of the mastery that has wonMurphy an unprecedented seven straight Muse Medallions from the national Cat Writers Association.
“[The] premise, a mystery that withholds the identities of both the victim and the perp, is intriguing.”
“Joe continues to be one of the most entrancing (and effective) detectives in modern cozy mysteries.”