Wish You Were Here - Mrs Murphy, Bk 1 Author:Rita Mae Brown, Sneaky Pie Brown Small towns are like families: Everyone lives very close together...and everyone keeps secrets. Crozet, Virginia, is a typical small town - until its secrets explode into murder. — Crozet's thirty-something postmistress, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen, has a tiger cat (Mrs. Murphy) and a Welsh corgi (Tee Tucker), a pending divorce, an... more »d a bad habit of reading postcards not addressed to her. When Crozet's citizens start turning up murdered, Harry remembers that each received a card with a tombstone on the front and the message "Wish you were here" on the back.
Intent on protecting their human friend, Mrs. Murphy and Tucker begin to scent out clues. Meanwhile, Harry is conducting her won investigations, unaware that her pets are one step ahead of her. If only Mrs. Murphy could alert her somehow, Harry could uncover the culprit before another murder occurs - and before Harry find herself on the killer's mailing list.« less