Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

A Cat in the Manger by Lydia Adamson

A Cat in the Manger (1990)

by Lydia Adamson

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
124197,109 (2.79)1



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 1 mention

When a former ballet star is found murdered backstage at a production of The Nutcracker in Lincoln Center, Alice Nestleton takes a keen interest in the case, especially when her best friend is charged with the murder.
  scribe14 | Jul 10, 2006 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

Off-off Broadway actress-turned-sleuth Alice Nestleton is just crazy about cats. She's hoping for a merry little Christmas peacefully cat-sitting at a sprawling Long Island estate, where she expects to be greeted by eight howling Himalayans. Instead, she finds herself face to bloody face with a grisly corpse. Alice has unwittingly stepped into a deadly conspiracy of high-stakes horse racing.… (more)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
11 avail.
11 wanted

Popular covers


Average: (2.79)
0.5 1
1 1
2 1
2.5 1
3 5
3.5 1
4 1
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


You are using the new servers! | About | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 115,163,570 books! | Top bar: Always visible