Author: Julie Chase
Publisher: Crooked Lane Books
Series: Kitty Couture Mystery #1
Format: e-book ARC
Source: NetGalley & GEBT
Grandeur and opulence are everything in the famed New Orleans Garden District where pets are family and no bling is too big. Opening Furry Godmother, pet boutique and organic treat bakery, is Lacy Marie Crocker’s dream come true--until the glitter gun used to make her Shih Tzu tutus becomes a murder weapon. And Lacy becomes public enemy #1.
Now Detective Jack Oliver is hounding Lacy, and her Furry Godmother investor wants out before his name is tarnished by association. To make matters worse, a string of jewel heists with suspicious ties to the murder case has New Orleans residents on edge. To save her dream, Lacy must take a stand, put her keen eyes to work, and unravel what really happened at her shop that night. But can Lacy sniff out the killer cat burglar in time to get her tail-raising designs on the catwalk?
Witty and whimsical, Cat Got Your Diamonds, the first in a new cozy series by Julie Chase, will be the cat's meow for fans of Rita Mae Brown and Miranda James.
This book follows Lacy Crocker who has come back to New Orleans after living in Virginia with her boyfriend whose now become her ex, building up her animal business was her goal until a murdered victim whom she fought with gets front attention with Lacy in all sorts of trouble with Det. Jack Oliver investigating Lacy trying to figure out who killed Miguel and why? Lacy has her hands full hoping to keep her business and get the murdered solved will she solve it in time or is someone going to end her nine lives?
This book had everything mystery, humor and sassiness too boot! I loved it so much fun to read this story and see what happens to Lacy and whether she finds the murderer in time! I can't wait to see what is next with this series loved it so much!!