Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Wordy on Wednesday with Biblio-Kitty Amber #16 featuring Cupcakes, Bats, and Scare-dy Cats

Welcome To


The Self-Appointed Biblio-Kitty


Spooky greetings supurr furriends

Sorry furriends while I just shout at the smoke machine oppurrative...

"Will mew purrlease turn off the smoke machine, when I said I wanted a spooky atmospheric vibe to the library I didn't mean I wanted a pea-souper wipe-out dudes!"

Now where were we, oh yes...

 ...welcome welcome welcome to the spooky library... muawhahhahahahahahahahaaaa! 

As mew can see I'm so feeling the Halloween vibe, the library is as spooky as it gets, chilling in fact, so much so that I actually had to put the heating one! MOL

My ghost pals even came out to play, usually they're a little shy and spend their time moving things about that they shouldn't just because they think it's funny - I can tell mew it's not funny when one minute your plate is full of nip and cream cookies, then the next minute there's only one left!

Also mew may have noticed that I have my Halloween costume on, and even if I do say so myself I think a make a supurr cute witch! MOL

Well on that note, I think it's time to dive into this weeks spooky offuring.





This week on book reviews with Amber, I'm sharing

[Image @Amazon UK]

Cupcakes, Bats, and Scare-dy Cats 

(An Annie Graceland Cozy Mystery Book 6)



I know it is a little unusual to start on book 6 of a series, but as it's Halloween and we're all about Halloween this week, that's why!

Where to begin, mew know I've neffur read anything by this author before so I wasn't sure what to expect.  After a stilted stop start, stop start I must say that I found it really rather fun.

The kitty in this purrticular cozy mystery is called Theodore Von Pumpernickle and when I say he is rather dramatic, that's the understatement of the century. 

The story is told from multi viewpoints which when I was listening to the audio book was a little confusing at furst but the more I listed the better it became. 

Theodore's mum, Annie Graceland has psychic abilities and mew guessed it, murder just seems to follow her around.  In this book her apartment manager, Anthony Spiggottini is the victim, and during an unannounced apartment inspection Theodore and his K9 pal are inadvertently bundled out of her apartment due to violating the 'no dogs allowed' policy. 

This is where I really started to take note as indoor, pampered kitty Theodore is on the streets.  I found his narrative highly amusing the way he describes his plight, he blows effurything out of proportion in such an epic way mew can't help but laugh.  

I will go back and start at the beginning of the series so I am more familiar with the characters, but I have to say even though I started in the middle I really did enjoy it.


Paperback copy: 216 pages

Audio Edition: 7 hours 41 mins long

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The Amber Biblio Rating System Fur Offurall Enjoyment:




Ratings of:

Cupcakes, Bats, and Scare-dy Cats 



Plot

Characters

Story Development

Narration
Theodore's character was the best! 

Offurall Enjoyment


I do hope mew like this novel and if mew've read it already, did mew enjoy it?

Sadly it's time fur me to say BFN or bye-fur-now as mew know the drill, so many books, so little time!  Plus I need to put the expel-air on and get rid of all this mist!!! MOL


Happy reading or listening

Bestest biblio purrs

Amber xox



12 comments:

  1. coff...coff...amber...ewe iz lookin gorgeouz in yur howl o ween hat

    & coff coff coff...yur lie brarry iz lookin way kewl.....

    thanx for de book...coff...ree view.....if it involves cake & catz.....coff coff....coff....we iz total lee ther !!! ☺☺☺♥♥♥

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    1. Coff... coff... coff... Tabbies and Miss Dai$y, thank mew most kindly fur the lovely compliment! coff.. coff... coff... cats and cake are always the best combo! purrs Amber xox

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  2. That sounds like a great read for right now. And I love your haunted library- very cool.

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    1. Awwww thanks mew guys, I do my best to entertain mew! purrs Amber xox

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  3. Another one to add to the list! Thanks, Amber.

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    1. Hi Momma Kat & Bear, oh I'm sure mew'll love this one! purrs Amber xox

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  4. That sounds like a fun read, Amber! We loved your atmospheric review!

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    1. Oh guys, mew're too kind and mew know I do try to keep things rather entertaining! MOL purrs Amber xox

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  5. Those tabbies sure are funny today:) Coff...

    We hope that story has a happy ending for the evicted furry ones.

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    1. Hiya Pippo & Minko, oh my the Tabbies are truly hilarious, they bring so much sunshine to the wurld its fabulous! Oh, of course there's a happy ending, mew know I wouldn't share anything that causes distress... purrs Amber xox

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  6. Ooh your haunted library is just delicious! Book sounds great too :)

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  7. Wow, sounds like I need to get peep to get the audio version so I can listen to it whilst peeps asleep. We already have two smoke machines,one is the chef and the other is when peep tries to light the wood burner. Mouses!

    purrs ERin

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