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A Cat in the Manger: An Alice Nestleton Mystery (InterMix)

Authors: Adamson, Lydia
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC022000
ISBN: 9781101599259, Related ISBNs: 1101599251, 9781101599259
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 153,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: This Christmas, in the newest Alice Nestleton Mystery, Alice will discover that cat-sitting can be murder…

Off-Off Broadway actress-turned-sleuth Alice Nestleton is just crazy about cats, particularly her Maine coon cat Bushy and zany alleycat Pancho. Now she’s hoping for a merry little Christmas peacefully cat-sitting at a sprawling Long Island estate, where she expects to be greeted by eight howling Himalayans.

Instead, she finds herself face to bloody face with a grisly corpse. Alice has unwittingly stepped into a deadly conspiracy of high-stakes horse racing, sinister seduction, and missing cash. She knows she’d better count on her cat’s clever instincts and nine lives, since her own curiosity has landed her just a whisker away from death…
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