A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Saturday, January 9, 2016
1/9/1992 A cat moves a mountain
January 9, 1992. This date saw the publication of The Cat Who Moved A Mountain. This was Lilian Jackson Braun's thirteenth novel about journalist Jim Quilleran and his crime-solving Siamese cats.Publishers Weekly called it " a lively, witty tale bolstered by sharply etched characters."