The Cat who Played Brahms
Is it just a case of summertime blues or a full-blown career crisis? Newspaper reporter Jim Qwilleran isn't sure, but he's hoping a few days in the country will help him sort out his life.
With cats Koko and Yum Yum for company, Qwilleran heads for a cabin owned by a longtime family friend, "Aunt Fanny." But from the moment he arrives, things turn strange. Eerie footsteps cross the roof at midnight, Local townsfolk become oddly secretive. And then, while fishing, Qwilleran hooks on to a murder mystery. Soon Qwilleran enters into a game of cat and mouse with the killer, while Koko develops a sudden and uncanny fondness for classical music...
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Review: The Cat Who Played Brahms (Cat Who... #5)User Review - Monica - Goodreads
The 5th book in the Siamese cat mystery series. Lilian Jackson Braun is very adept at writing short, sweet mysteries. The character of Jim Qwilleran continues to develop, there is numerous mention of ... Read full review
Review: The Cat Who Played Brahms (Cat Who... #5)User Review - Janet Ellner - Goodreads
4 stars given the genre: mystery lite---This episode provides the backstory to how journalist Qwilleran became wealthy. It's actually remarkable that such an unlikely premise (a clairvoyant cat) can successfully anchor a mystery series (32 books). I think "charming" is the word. Read full review