Mrs. Murphy Series

27 primary works • 30 total works
Mary Minor Haristeen, a postmistress and her cat, Mrs. Murphy, in Crozet, Virginia:

Book 1

Wish You Were Here
3.87
· 8864 Ratings · 365 Reviews ·
published 1990
· 23 editions
Curiosity just might be the death of Mrs. Murphy-…
Rate it:

Book 2

Rest in Pieces
3.94
· 3670 Ratings · 129 Reviews ·
published 1992
· 3 editions
Mrs. Murphy thinks the new man in town is the  ca…
Rate it:
advertisement

Book 3

Murder at Monticello
3.88
· 3814 Ratings · 138 Reviews ·
published 1994
· 4 editions
Mrs. Murphy digs into Virginia history--and gets…
Rate it:

Book 4

Pay Dirt
3.93
· 3015 Ratings · 91 Reviews ·
published 1995
· 2 editions
The residents of tiny Crozet, Virginia, thrive on…
Rate it:

Book 5

Murder, She Meowed
3.98
· 3646 Ratings · 95 Reviews ·
published 1996
· 4 editions
The annual steeplechase races at Montpelier, once…
Rate it:

Book 6

Murder on the Prowl
3.95
· 2648 Ratings · 80 Reviews ·
published 1998
· 3 editions
As the principal of St. Elizabeth's, an exclusive…
Rate it:

Book 7

Cat on the Scent
3.91
· 2734 Ratings · 99 Reviews ·
published 1999
· 4 editions
It takes a cat to write the purr-fect mystery.

Thi…
Rate it:

Book 8

Pawing Through the Past
3.90
· 2458 Ratings · 92 Reviews ·
published 2000
· 5 editions
Pawing Through the Past: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
Rate it:

Book 9

Claws and Effect
3.91
· 2637 Ratings · 93 Reviews ·
published 2001
· 3 editions
CLAWS AND EFFECT

Winter puts tiny Crozet, Virginia…
Rate it:

Book 10

Catch as Cat Can
3.91
· 2654 Ratings · 79 Reviews ·
published 2002
· 5 editions
Spring fever comes to the small town of Crozet, V…
Rate it:

Book 11

The Tail of the Tip-Off
3.89
· 2247 Ratings · 81 Reviews ·
published 2003
· 4 editions
Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her sleuthing pe…
Rate it:

Book 12

Whisker of Evil
3.89
· 2277 Ratings · 104 Reviews ·
published 2004
· 3 editions
It's a summer full of turbulence for small-town C…
Rate it:

Book 13

Cat's Eyewitness
3.86
· 2190 Ratings · 94 Reviews ·
published 2005
· 7 editions
It’s no secret that cats are a mystery writer’s b…
Rate it:

Book 14

Sour Puss
3.78
· 2150 Ratings · 124 Reviews ·
published 2006
· 3 editions
In this latest whodunit, Rita Mae Brown and her f…
Rate it:

Book 15

Puss 'N Cahoots
3.80
· 1891 Ratings · 110 Reviews ·
published 2007
· 18 editions
Instead of a proper second honeymoon, the newly r…
Rate it:

Book 16

The Purrfect Murder
3.79
· 1905 Ratings · 126 Reviews ·
published 2008
· 19 editions
New York Times bestselling authors Rita Mae Brown…
Rate it:

Book 17

Santa Clawed
3.73
· 1851 Ratings · 156 Reviews ·
published 2008
· 4 editions
Santa Clawed (Mrs. Murphy Mysteries)
Rate it:

Book 18

Cat of the Century
3.62
· 1625 Ratings · 202 Reviews ·
published 2010
· 2 editions
Acclaimed authors Rita Mae Brown and her feline p…
Rate it:

Book 19

Hiss of Death
3.64
· 1627 Ratings · 231 Reviews ·
published 2011
· 2 editions
Beloved authors Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-…
Rate it:

Book 20

The Big Cat Nap
3.65
· 1531 Ratings · 200 Reviews ·
published 2012
· 3 editions
To celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the bel…
Rate it:

Book 21

Sneaky Pie for President
3.00
· 605 Ratings · 121 Reviews ·
published 2012
· 2 editions
Finally, a candidate representing all Americans—b…
Rate it:

Book 22

The Litter of the Law
3.70
· 1339 Ratings · 238 Reviews ·
published 2013
· 2 editions
Rita Mae Brown collaborates with feline co-author…
Rate it:

Book 23

Nine Lives to Die
3.89
· 1247 Ratings · 191 Reviews ·
published 2014
· 2 editions
Winter has come to Crozet, Virginia, bringing wit…
Rate it:

Book 24

Tail Gait
3.88
· 1092 Ratings · 185 Reviews ·
published 2015
· 2 editions
Spring has sprung in Crozet, Virginia—a time for…
Rate it:

Book 25

Tall Tail
3.87
· 1012 Ratings · 186 Reviews ·
published 2016
· 3 editions
In this fast-paced mystery by Rita Mae Brown and…
Rate it:

Book 26

A Hiss Before Dying
3.85
· 724 Ratings · 127 Reviews ·
published 2017
· 5 editions
Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky Pi…
Rate it:

Book 27

Probable Claws
3.93
· 313 Ratings · 68 Reviews ·
published 2018
· 3 editions
Rita Mae Brown and her feline co-author Sneaky Pi…
Rate it:

Book 1-3

Three Mrs. Murphy Mysteries: Wish You Were Here; Rest in Pieces; Murder at Monticello
Rita Mae Brown and her inseparable co-author, tha…
Rate it:

Book 4-6

Three More Mrs. Murphy Mysteries in One Volume: Pay Dirt; Murder, She Meowed; and Murder on the Prowl
Following up on the success of the first Rita Mae…
Rate it:

Book 7-9

The Third Three Mrs. Murphy Mysteries in One Volume: Cat on the Scent; Pawing Through the Past; Claws and Effect
Rita Mae Brown and her literary feline sidekick S…
Rate it:
advertisement

Related series

Series
11 primary works • 11 total works
Series
5 primary works • 5 total works
Series
2 primary works • 2 total works