MacTiger – A Highlander on Velvet Paws

Original Title: MacTiger - Ein Highlander auf Samtpfoten

original edition

Paperback, 352 pages, 11.5 x 18.3 cm, 4.5 x 7.2 in.
ISBN: 978-3-442-36810-5
€ 9.99 [D] | € 10.30 [A] | CHF 13.90 * (* rec. retail price) recommended retail price

Publishing House: Blanvalet

Date of publication: March 10, 2008
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Andrea  Schacht - MacTiger – A Highlander on Velvet Paws
 
 
 

 

The latest cat novel by Andrea Schacht, the elegant mistress of the historical novel.

The Scottish Highlands in 1744.A bitter clan feud comes to a bloody end. Even the palace cat MacTiger is treacherously killed.
The only survivors of the massacre are a nanny and her charge, little Mary McIain. They both flee from the ruined building, abandoning MacTiger, the poor feline soul – now damned to walk the grounds in loneliness. He won't be freed from his ghostly interim life until a human being sees and lovingly caresses him. But this wish remains unfulfilled for centuries.
Not until a resourceful businessman converts the old palace into a hotel does MacTiger sense his opportunity. Before long, word gets around that the hotel rooms are haunted. Young Margita immediately feels the presence of the palace ghost, and the more old stories she collects, the nearer she gets to MacTiger. The old cat helps Margita solve a case of fraud which by now has been keeping the hotel staff on their toes. In exchange for this, MacTiger is released from his centuries-old existence as a ghost. But the cat's spirit returns, in the form of a little kitten …

 
 

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