The Cat Who Killed Lilian Jackson Braun

The Cat Who Killed Lilian Jackson Braun

A Parody

Book - 2003
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America's most beloved writer, Lilian Jackson Braun, author of twenty-four Cat Who... mysteries is now the subject of a mystery herself. In this spoof by one of her most ardent admirers, her beheaded body has been discovered in the men's room of a gay bar in Lower Manhattan. The police are baffled, and so it is up to Braun's eccentric writer friend, James Q. (Qafka), and his Siamese cats Ying-Ton and Poon-Tang to solve the ghastly mystery. Q.'s quest leads him on a hilarious, ribald chase that's a cross between a story by Lenny Bruce and Dashiell Hammett. Before it's done we've encountered Pulitzer Prize-winning Philip Roth, a sex-starved suburban housewife, a mysterious Hollywood diary, Britney Spears, an ancient secret society, and two gifted cats whose trail of urine and hairballs leads Q. and his spunky undergraduate assistant to finally unravel the riddle of The Cat Who Killed Lilian Jackson Braun.
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : New Millennium Press, c2003
ISBN: 9781893224841
1893224848
Call Number: M KapLow R
Characteristics: 213 p. ; 19 cm

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short1ace
Aug 11, 2011

I agree with the 1st comment...unlike Lillian's style of "Tame romantic intent", this book is quite the opposite. I'm not sure how she would have felt about some of the subject matter in this book...LOL unless she really was an open-minded, wild old lady!

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GaryCameron
Jan 05, 2011

This book is quite graphic and I would not recommend it for anyone under 18 years of age.

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