The Pawful Truth

The Pawful Truth

When Charlie Harris decides to go back to school, he and his Maine Coon cat, Diesel, find themselves entangled in a deadly lovers quarrel on campus in the latest installment of the New York Times bestselling series.

 In addition to his library duties and his role as doting grandad, Charlie has enrolled in  an early medieval history course offered by young, charismatic professor Carey Warriner. Charlie feels a bit out of place- his fellow classmates are half his age- except for Dixie Bell Compton, another ‘mature’ student. When Charlie hears an angry exchange between her and their professor, his interest in piqued. He’s even more intrigued when she shows up at his office asking for a study partner. Charlie turns her down and is saddened to learn just a few days later that Dixie has been killed.

 Charlie wonders if Professor Warriner had anything to do with Dixie’s death. Warriner is married to a fellow professor who happens to be a successful author. There are rumors on campus that their marriage was on the rocks. Was Dixie's death the result of a lovers’ triangle gone bad? Charlie soon discovers that the professor’s wife may have some secrets of her own and his suspect list is only getting longer.
 
As he and Diesel step further into the tangled web of relationships, someone else is viciously killed. Whose jealousy finally erupted into murderous rage? Was it a crime of passion or is there another  more sinister motive? Charlie  races to unravel this mystery: and to draw out the culprit, he may just have to put his own life on the line…

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  • James

    The Pawful Truth is the 11th book in the Cat in the Stacks cozy mystery series written by Miranda James. The series takes place in Athena Mississippi and focuses on Charlie Harris, a retired and part-...

  • Brenda -Traveling Sister host of The Traveling Friends

    3.5 starsI read The Pawful Truth for a prompt for The Goodreads Summer reading challenge. It was my first cosy mystery and have to say it was a very comforting change of pace for me. The Pawful Truth ...

  • Holly  B

    3.5 STARSThis is #11 in this cozy Cat in the Stacks series, but worked fine for me as a standalone. A mystery and some adorable cats made this one enjoyable. I liked the protagonist, Charlie and his m...

  • Mackenzie - PhDiva Books

    I’m back on my cozy train this week with a review of the latest Cat in the Stacks mystery, The Pawful Truth. What a great title, first of all. I know some don’t love punny titles but I definitely ...

  • Jennifer ~ TarHeelReader

    🐱 🐱 🐱 🐱 I don’t read many cozies, but when I do, I love a cat on the cover! This one is so cute! While The Pawful Truth is eleventh in the Cat in the Stacks series, I was able to read it...

  • Mark Baker

    Charlie Harris has decided to indulge his love of history by auditing a class at Athena College. On his first day, he is impressed with his professor, Dr. Carey Warriner, who is obviously popular not ...

  • Cheryl

    Charlie enrolls in a history class at college, he feels out of place since all but one student is years younger than him. He hears an angry exchange between her and the professor and wonders what it i...

  • Kristina

    The Pawful Truth by Miranda James is the eleventh A Cat in the Stacks Mystery. There is background information in the first half of The Pawful Truth to aid those who are new to A Cat in the Stacks Mys...

  • Toni

    3.5 StarsThis is the eleventh book in the Cat in the Stacks series. This is the first time reading this series and author.I had nearly made it twenty percent into the book before I realized that the m...

  • Rebecca

    4.5 starsWhen Charlie decided to enroll in a history class he’d been interested in, he had no idea that he would again become embroiled in not one, but two murders! Since he knew the first victim, D...