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Qwilleran, Jim (Fictitious character)

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Works: 177 works in 1,053 publications in 2 languages and 144,243 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery stories, American  Juvenile works 
Classifications: PS3552.R354, 813.54
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Publications about Jim (Fictitious character) Qwilleran
Most widely held works about Jim (Fictitious character) Qwilleran
    The cat who dropped a bombshell by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    27 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,845 libraries worldwide
    Koko's strange new hobby of dropping himself from balconies has landed him in the oddest of places--a young visitor's head whose wealthy relatives soon fall deathly ill, making Qwill have his work cut out for him
    The cat who brought down the house by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    17 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 4,619 libraries worldwide
    Reluctant millionaire and small town reporter Jim Qwilleran and his cats, Koko and Yum Yum, confront a new mystery when the octogenarian Thelma Thackerary returns to Moose County to turn the old opera house into a film club
    The cat who went bananas by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    22 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 4,618 libraries worldwide
    James Qwilleran and his talented team of feline sleuths, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate the supposedly accidental death of a cast member in a car crash on the eve of the Theatre Club's performance of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest."
    The cat who smelled a rat by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    21 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,559 libraries worldwide
    The big one is on it's way, and none too soon for the resdients of an unusually arid Moose County, who are becoming increasingly anxious about wildfires as they await for the first snowstorm of the season. A Citizen's Fire Watch is formed, and volunteers go out on shifts to patrol areas of concern, particularly
    The cat who had 60 whiskers by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    18 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 4,553 libraries worldwide
    While Moose County is in an uproar over a string of lucrative inheritances, Polly departs for Paris, Koko the irrepressible Siamese meets a piano tuner, Qwill writes a play, and a mysterious bee sting-related death occurs
    The cat who talked turkey by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    19 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 4,533 libraries worldwide
    The good people of Moose County are in a fever of excitement. Not only is the gala groundbreaking for new Pickaw bookstore about to take place, but the town of Brr is preparing to celebrate its bicentennial, and columnist James Qwilleran has been roped in to help with the festivities
    The cat who went up the creek by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    21 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 4,314 libraries worldwide
    Koko, Yum Yum, and James Qwilleran embark on their latest mystery when gold prospectors, wildlife photographers, and pirates arrive at the Nutcracker Inn to take part in a game
    The cat who robbed a bank by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    21 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 4,234 libraries worldwide
    As the Highland Games approach, Jim Qwilleran and the citizens of Pickax as bagpipe skirling and tossing the caber. But the traditional revelry is marred by troublesome rumors when a visiting jewelry dealer, renowned for his romantic streak(and his Mysterious cash only polic) is foound dead in his hotel room
    The cat who saw stars by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    22 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 4,225 libraries worldwide
    Journalist Jim Qwilleran and his Siamese cats, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate the disappearance of a backpacker near Lake Superior. By the author of The Cat Who Sang for the Birds
    The cat who tailed a thief by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    22 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,214 libraries worldwide
    In Pickax, PI Jim Qwilleran and his feline assistants, Koko and Yum-Yum, investigate the death of a local banker who was mugged and shot while on a business trip in Detroit. By the author of The Cat Who Said Cheese
    The cat who blew the whistle by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    16 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 4,120 libraries worldwide
    The affluent owner of a historic steam locomotive and private railcar disappears with millions of dollars belonging to Moose county investors. Journalist-detective Jim Quill probes the embezzlement with the aid of his Siamese sleuths, Koko and Yum Yum. The case is complicated by a train wreck and a murder in a railroad tavern. By the author of The Cat Who Could Read Backwards, the book which launched the 17-volume series in 1966
    The cat who said cheese by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    23 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 4,038 libraries worldwide
    As a food exposition is about to open in Pickax City, a bomb shatters the town's hotel, killing a woman. Newspaper columnist Jim Qwilleran and his sleuthing Siamese cats, Yum Yum and Koko, take time off from tasting cheese to investigate. By the author of The Cat Who Blew the Whistle
    The cat who sang for the birds by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    18 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 4,006 libraries worldwide
    Newspaperman Jim Qwilleran and his two cats, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate a suspicious fire which killed a woman in her nineties. The 20th volume in the series, the novel introduces a new character, a swearing parrot
    The cat who moved a mountain by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    15 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 3,850 libraries worldwide
    A former reporter solves the murder of a developer with the help of a cat. An innocent man may have been framed
    The cat who came to breakfast by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    16 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,822 libraries worldwide
    Jim, Qwilleran, Koko and Yum Yum go to Peaceful Pear Island to investigate suspicious happenings that resulted murders around the island
    The cat who went into the closet by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    18 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 3,798 libraries worldwide
    While sifting through closets of junk in the mansion they have rented, Qwill and Koko uncover a mystery involving the suicide of the former owner and the murder of a potato farmer
    The cat who could read backwards by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    29 editions published between 1966 and 2007 in English and held by 3,718 libraries worldwide
    Former award winning news reporter Jim Qwilleran is assigned to the art world as his new news beat. When a murderer sicks a knife in the neck of a local gallery owner and goes berserk among the works on show, Qwilleran gets help from his Siamese cat solving the mystery
    The cat who wasn't there by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    18 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 3,690 libraries worldwide
    A former reporter solves crimes with the help of his cats. They unearth surprising skeletons in the old Gage mansion on the way to solving two mysterious deaths
    The cat who lived high by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    19 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,499 libraries worldwide
    Jim Qwilleran and his feline companions, Koko and Yum Yum, investigate the murder of Dianne Bessinger, the founder of an organization out to save an old apartment house, the Casablanca, from the real-estate developers who plan to tear it down
    The cat who talked to ghosts by Lilian Jackson Braun( Book )
    15 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 3,476 libraries worldwide
    A former reporter solves crimes with the help of his cats. They believe the death of a leading Junktown citizen is no accident
 
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