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Forbes, Kate

Overview
Works: 200 works in 1,004 publications in 1 language and 49,357 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's audiobooks  Detective and mystery fiction  Christmas stories  Interviews  Christian fiction  History  Historical fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author
Classifications: PS3552.R698, 813.54
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Publications about Kate Forbes
Publications by Kate Forbes
Most widely held works by Kate Forbes
The purrfect murder by Rita Mae Brown( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
In small-town Virginia, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen and her feline sleuthing partners, Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, investigate when her friend, a local architect, becomes the prime suspect in the killing of his most difficult client
Cat's eyewitness by Rita Mae Brown( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
The sleepy little town of Crozet, Virginiahas seen its share of mischief and mayhem, but nothing like this. While visiting the Mt. Carmel monastery, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen witnesses a statue of the Virgin Mary cry tears of blood. Legend says this fortells crises, and soon a monk is found frozen to death near the statue. Before long the monk's body disappears, another Crozet citizen dies, and a shocking revelation to an ages-old mystery surfaces. Thankfully, Harry and her sleuthing animals are on the case--unofficially, or course
Puss 'n cahoots : [a Mrs. Murphy mystery] by Rita Mae Brown( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
The famous Saddlebred show in Shelbyville, Kentucky, is the perfect opportunity for remarried newlyweds Harry and Fair Haristeen to finally go on their long-delayed (second) honeymoon-a chance to combine business and pleasure, as well as to drop in on some old friends. Mrs. Murphy (a tabby cat), Tucker (a Corgi), and Pewter (a fat gray kitty) are all along for the trip as well, and when their hosts are robbed the very first day they arrive, Mrs. Murphy pounces right on solving the mystery. Soon, however, they are all sidetracked by even bigger crimes: a $200,000 mare owned by a young film star is stolen in broad daylight, and worst of all, a groom is found murdered. Clearly, winning at Shelbyville is secondary; first prize is survival
Cat of the century by Rita Mae Brown( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
When Harry's beloved Aunt Tally approaches her 100th birthday, her alma mater schedules a birthday celebration that doubles as a fundraiser. But then a member of the alumnae association disappears. Her car is on campus, yet she's nowhere to be seen--and Tucker has sniffed out traces of human blood
Judy Moody gets famous! by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
Feisty Judy Moody has a different emotion for every occasion. She wants to be famous after seeing her classmate Jessica Finch in the newspaper for winning the spelling bee. It seems like everyone has some claim to fame except Judy! But after several hilarious attempts at stardom, such as entering her toast-making cat in a pet contest, she is finally content with the satisfaction of helping others
Judy Moody saves the world! by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
When Judy Moody gets serious about protecting the environment, her little brother Stink thinks she is overdoing it, but she manages to inspire her third grade class to undertake an award-winning, environment-saving project
Hiss of death by Rita Mae Brown( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Shortly before the 5K Run for Breast Cancer Awareness, Harry and her pets find the corpse of well-liked OR nurse Paula Benton, one of the event's organizers, who appears to have died of anaphylactic shock from a hornet's sting. But was it murder?
Judy Moody by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
17 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,060 libraries worldwide
Third grader Judy Moody is in a first day of school bad mood until she gets an assignment to create a collage all about herself and begins creating her masterpiece, the Me collage
Judy Moody declares independence by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,046 libraries worldwide
After learning about the American Revolution on a family trip to Boston, Massachusetts, Judy Moody makes her own Declaration of Independence and tries to prove that she is responsible enough to have more freedoms, such as a higher allowance and her own bathroom
Claws and effect by Rita Mae Brown( file )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
Set in the quiet town of Crozet, Virginia. In the middle of a particularly dull winter, nobody pays much mind to rumors of bad blood among the staff of Crozet Hospital, until a member of the hospital staff turns up dead. So much for the uneventful season. Harry can't resist doing some investigating of her own, but it's her sleuthing feline whose nose sniffs out the biggest clue. Co-written by the smartest cat to ever put paw to typewriter
Judy Moody goes to college by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
Judy Moody was in a mood. The substitute teacher thinks Judy's maths skills need improving. So Judy has to see a private tutor. But when Judy meets her tutor - a crucial college student with a funky sense of style - & gets a glimpse of college life, Judy's bad math-i-tude turns into a radical glad-i-tude
Judy Moody predicts the future by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,009 libraries worldwide
After Judy obtains a mood ring, she tries to convince herself and her third-grade classmates that she can predict the future
The tail of the tip-off by Rita Mae Brown( file )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 979 libraries worldwide
When a well-liked local builder dies of poisoning during a local basketball game in Crozet, Virginia, Harry Haristeen and her coterie of animals sift through a discouraging number of suspects as they search for the killer
Santa clawed by Rita Mae Brown( file )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 libraries worldwide
When murder befouls the idyllic winter wonderland of Crozet, Virginia, amateur sleuth Harry Haristeen takes up the investigation. Also on the scent are Harry's intrepid, four-legged friends--who never met a mystery they couldn't solve
Judy Moody, M.D. : [the doctor is in!] by Megan McDonald( Sound Recording )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 928 libraries worldwide
Judy is excited about becoming a doctor, especially when Class 3T starts a new unit on the human body, but she learns more about being a patient when she catches tonsillitis from her little brother, Stink
Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster( file )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
All sorts of things begin to happen when an orphaned College student finally meets the wealthy guardian with whom she has corresponded for years sight unseen
Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes( file )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 894 libraries worldwide
When the Pye family's puppy, Ginger, disappears on Thanksgiving Day, the children are convinced that he has been adbucted by a stranger in a yellow hat
Redeeming love by Francine Rivers( file )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Sold into prostitution as an orphan, Angel has never believed in love. Then Michael Hosea pursues her, showers her with unconditional love, and marries her. Through his caring, Michael slowly melts Angel's icy heart
Catch as cat can by Rita Mae Brown( file )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 873 libraries worldwide
The unsuspicious death of fast-living Roger O'Bannon at the Wrecker's Ball turns into a murder mystery when a second body is discovered, a situation that prompts "Harry" Haristeen and her animal companions--Tucker, Pewter, and feline sleuth Mrs. Murphy--to find a connection between the two victims
Murder, she meowed by Rita Mae Brown( file )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
The annual steeplechase at Montpelier, the high point in the social calendar of the horse set in Virginia, is disturbed by the stabbing of two jockeys, each with a playing card attached to his body. Sleuth Mrs. Murphy and her cat investigate, wondering whether the motive was greed, drugs or sex
 
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