“The second in LoTempio's series reprises her signature blend of cozy and cats in a mild mix sure to please fans of the subgenre.”
“Syd has a knack for solving mysteries. She also has a reporter best friend, a gorgeous detective boyfriend, and a cat named Toby who supplies crucial clues. What more could a cozy mystery reader want?”
"LoTempio has a sharp wit and a spunky attitude, which shines through in Sydney, as well as a lighthearted humor."
―Seattle Book Review
Praise for Purr M for Murder:
"This sprightly series opener...offers pure catnip for feline mystery fans."
"An engaging series with a proactive, appealing sleuth. The (nontalking) Toby is sure to be a hit with cat lovers and cozy readers."
“LoTempio's latest series follows her sweet, simple pattern of cat-focused cozy with uncomplicated characters who are broadly defined.”
“When a new series begins it’s always fun and rare to say that it’s so clever readers will have an absolute mental ball. Not only a great read for a cat lover, dog lovers will be taken with this too… Clever, fast and fun.”
“Delightfully fun and kept me guessing…An excellent start to a new series!”
―Night Owl Reviews
“Purr M for Murder is a fantastic start to a new series and will appeal to cat fanatics and cozy mystery fans looking to curl up with a purr-fectly charming tale.”
"Both stylish and sweet―this is the kind of mystery you want on your bedside reading table. T. C. LoTempio knows how to develop great characters and an exciting plot and then wallop it home. Made me want to rush right over to Friendly Paws and adopt a cat."
―Laura Childs, New York Times bestselling author
“A dead body, a murderer on the loose, a spunky sleuth, and a savvy feline all make for a purr-fectly delightful mystery.”
―Kate Collins, New York Times bestselling author of the Flower Shop mysteries
“Cats and coffee and murder…oh, my! Purr M for Murder is an entertaining read, and Toby is the purr-fect feline sleuth. I’m looking forward to many more adventures with this clever, crime fighting cat.”
―Diane A.S. Stuckart writing as Ali Brandon, NYT bestselling author of the Black Cat Bookshop mysteries