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Linda Stewart

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New York City, The United States


Raymond Chandler, Elmore Leonard, and the Marx Brothers.

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Linda Stewart, who’s been nominated for Edgar and Agatha awards, has written "something of everything"--17 published novels and novelizations (under her own name and a variety of pseudonyms); television dramas and documentaries, magazine journalism, newspaper book reviews (Washington Post and Chi Trib, among others); advertising copy (at 4A agencies and, later, freelance), and lyrics, sketches and special material for nightclubs and Off-Broadway. She has also taught writing and literature courses at The School of Visual Arts in New York City.

Her novels have been reviewed by The New York Times Sunday Book Review, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Post, New York Newsday, The Baltimore Sun, The Philadelphia Inquirer, January Magazine, and T

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Sam The Cat Detective (Sam ...

3.92 avg rating — 154 ratings — published 1993 — 3 editions
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The Big Catnap (Sam the Cat...

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The Maltese Kitten (Sam the...

3.83 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2002 — 2 editions
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Same Time, Next Year A Novel

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The Great Catsby (Sam the C...

3.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2013
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Panic On Page One

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Wow! A detective story that's more than "just" a detective story, though as such, it's a fine one--intriguing from the start, logical at the end with not a plot-hole in sight. But I'm one of those readers who reads for more than plot and it's there t ...more
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Linda Stewart and 19 other people liked Pamela's review of Suspicion:
Suspicion by Joseph Finder
"I waited anxiously for Mr.Finder's new release; I have always found his work to be suspenseful & enthralling. Perhaps my expectations were too high; I was more than disappointed. I was angry that I wasted my time and was duped to thinking that..." Read more of this review »
" Hmm, as the cover says, it's by Sam Stewart, not Robert . Readers might be interested in some of the official reviews of the novel, which is now also ...more "
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" I also loved Felidae and would highly recommend it. Thought of two more, aside from the lighthearted Sam The Cat mysteries, there's the soulful and we ...more "
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