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Episode 13: Kitten-sized mini episode!

We’ve been busy (sadly with non-cozy cat related things), but we wanted to share a kitten-sized episode. Tune in for the tale of our first cozy failure, life updates and help us pick our next read! Give us a shout on Facebook or Twitter (@PurrderSheWrote) or purrdershewrote@gmail.com and let us know which of these books …

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Episode 12: Murder Past Due

  We’re back in cozy territory with Murder Past Due, a book about paternity scandals, inheritance fraud, and bringing your cat to a funeral. Despite a promising premise, Sunshine and Dana were underwhelmed by this college town cozy.

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The Cat Who Could Read Backwards

For Episode 8, we read Lilian Jackson Braun’s The Cat Who Could Read Backwards. While this book was delightful, it was held back by the fact that it was written in 1966 and was constrained by some gross backwards thinking about women. However, main character Jim Qwilleran, his magical mustache, and sassy Siamese sidekick Koko …

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What we’re reading: Fall 2017

Hi, Kittens! We’ve had some inquiries on what cozies are keeping us warm this fall. Here’s what we’re reading for future episodes of Purrder She Wrote! If you’ve got a cozy cat recommendation for us, we want to know! Tweet us or message us on Facebook. NEXT EPISODE Another story about a wealthy heiress and …

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A Hiss-tory of Magic

For our fourth episode, we read Harper Lin’s A Hiss-tory of Magic. It’s the first book in the Wonder Cats series. We loved the premise of undercover witches and their psychic cats, but the story was complicated with side characters, unresolved high school drama, and a cult that just randomly popped up out of nowhere. …

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Purrfect Murder

The second cozy cat mystery we read was Purrfect Murder. It’s the first book in the Mysteries of Max series by writing team Nic Saint. This book was delightful–the heroine, Odelia Poole, is a reporter who can talk to her pudgy orange tabby cat, Max. The book is mostly narrated by Max and his fellow …

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