Cat Sitter on a Hot Tin Roof (A Dixie Hemingway Mystery #4)
Curiosity Killed the Cat Sitter introduced a winning sleuth in Florida pet sitter Dixie Hemingway, and the next books in the series, Duplicity Dogged the Dachshund and Even Cat Sitters Get the Blues, firmly established author Blaize Clement as a new star amongst mystery fans. Now Dixie Hemingway, no relation to you-know-who, is back in this fourth riveting installment.
FANTASTIC!!! 5 star review.
This series just keeps getting better and better.
Dixie Hemingway finds a new friend in Laura. Laura seems to be on the run from an abusive husband. She's left Dallas and is trying to remain as incognito as possible. That's what Dixie has been told and that's what Dixie believes...for a while that is.
Then Laura is discovered in her shower stabbed to death and hideously mutilated. That's when the truth about Laura and he ...more
While the characters and story were as strong as ever, this one seemed a bit rushed and could have benefited from a good bit of tightening. How many times do we have to read that Dixie came home, took a shower, took a nap naked, woke up and put on cargo shorts, a t-shir ...more
Dixie Hemingway is dog sitting for a service dog who's young master is undergoing a serious operation. She meets Laura Halston, their neighbor, and feels an attraction to the beautiful young woman. After Laura is murdered, much of her back story turns out t ...more
I like the main characters and the way ...more
4/14/15: rereading all books in series since the original author died & want to compare writing styles. Also I am really enjoying it. Criticism was ...more
I also got to know the difference between a "service" dog and a "therapy" dog and a "seizure-alert" dog versus a "seizure- ...more
I read one of her other books "Even Cat Sitters Get The Blues" and enjoyed it. So I will probably read the next one in the series, even though I read these first two books out of order, it doesn't really matte ...more
Now I'll ...more
Dixie thinks she has found a new friend, a woman who Dixie seems to click with. But then the woman is killed and Dixie finds out that much of what this woman told her was lies. Along with the murder, Dixie is focused on one of her clients. A service dog is distraught when her person is hospitalized and for Dixie it stirs old memories of her daughter’s death. Along with all of this Dixie is still tempted by 2 men and can’t send clear signals to either one.