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The Hounds and the Fury

by Rita Mae Brown

The Hounds and the Fury
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  • Published in USA  Oct 2006
    336 pages
    Genre: Mysteries

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Brown's fifth foxhunting mystery.

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"Cozy fans and animal lovers will be charmed, but the general reader may lose patience with the talking critters." - PW.
"Add a shooting to the mix and plenty of seamlessly integrated horse-and-hounds facts for another enjoyable Brown mystery." - Booklist.
"Though the villain's not hard to find, Brown makes the hunt enjoyable." - Kirkus.

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Rita Mae Brown Author Biography

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Rita Mae Brown is the bestselling author of many books including Rubyfruit Jungle, In Her Day, Six of One, Southern Discomfort, Sudden Death, High Hearts, Bingo,, Starting from Scratch: A Different Kind of Writers' Manual, Venus Envy, Dolley: A Novel of Dolley Madison in Love and War, Riding Shotgun, Rita Will: Memoir of a Literary Rabble-Rouser, Loose Lips, and Outfoxed. An Emmy-nominated screenwriter and a poet, she lives in Afton, Virginia.

Sneaky Pie Brown, a tiger cat born somewhere in Albemarle County, Virginia, was discovered by Rita Mae Brown at her local SPCA. They have collaborated on at least 14 Mrs. Murphy mysteries.

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