The Ice Maid’s Tail
The town is gripped by a big freeze, and blizzard after blizzard has engulfed the feline community, leaving shops and businesses snowbound. Hettie Bagshot and her sidekick, Tilly Jenkins, have found sanctuary by their fireside but soon they are bucketed into a terrifying nightmare, called to investigate the disappearance of the town’s kittens as – one by one – they are taken in the snow.
Who are the strange cats living in Wither-Fork Woods?
Will the ancient prophecy of the Ice Maid’s Tail become a reality?
And can Hettie and Tilly defrost the fish fingers in time for tea?
Join them as they slip and slide their way through another frost-biting case for The No. 2 Feline Detective Agency.
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‘A deceptively nasty murder wrapped up in a cardigan, and served by the fire with tea and cake. A delight from beginning to end.’
‘Hilarious and captivating.’
‘The cat world’s answer to the cosy crime novel, with bags of charm and characters you don’t want to leave behind.’
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‘Original and intriguing… a world without people which cat lovers will enter and enjoy.’ P. D. James
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‘Hettie Bagshot might be a new face at the scene of a crime, but already she could teach most fictional detectives a thing or two.’ The Hunts Post