Rita Mae Brown
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Rita Mae Brown

Rita Mae Brown is the bestselling author of the Sister Jane novels-Outfoxed, Hotspur, Full Cry, The Hunt Ball, The Hounds and the Fury, The Tell-Tale Horse, and Hounded to Death-as well as the Sneaky Pie Brown mysteries and Rubyfruit Jungle, In Her Day, Six of One, and The Sand Castle, among many others. An Emmy-nominated screenwriter and a poet, Brown lives in Afton, Virginia.

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Best Sellers

    • Pay Dirt

    • By: Rita Mae Brown, Sneaky Pie Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    New York Times best-selling authors Rita Mae Brown and her cat, Sneaky Pie, have captivated fans around the world with their Mrs. Murphy mysteries....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • enjoyed

    • By badfish on 04-15-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Nightmares and Geezenstacks

    • By: Fredric Brown
    • Narrated by: Matt Godfrey
    • Length: 5 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    One of the great pulp writers, Fredric Brown (1906-1972) combined a flair for the horrific, a quirky sense of humor, and a wild imagination....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The stories are fun and quick

    • By AudioBook Reviewer on 04-01-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Murder at Monticello

    • A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89

    The citizens of quiet Crozet, Virginia, are about to have their small town turned upside down by a shocking discovery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • MORE ENJOYMENT

    • By Dorinda on 03-17-10

    Regular price: $21.52

    • Murder on the Prowl

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Filled with frisky pets and fine suspense, the Mrs. Murphy mysteries are instant New York Times best sellers....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Too many characters causes obliqueness.

    • By M. on 05-20-05

    Regular price: $26.57

    • Tail Gait

    • By: Rita Mae Brown, Sneaky Pie Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 9 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 78

    Spring comes to Crozet, Virginia, with a bang when a professor is gunned down in broad daylight....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • another great one

    • By JEA15 on 07-09-17

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Wish You Were Here

    • By: Sneaky Pie Brown, Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 8 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 217
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 157
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 160

    Curiosity just might be the death of Mrs. Murphy - and her human companion, Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen. Small towns are like families: Everyone lives very close together....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Language of the Cats

    • By Naked and Hungry on 01-29-13

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Hiss of Death

    • A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
    • By: Rita Mae Brown, Sneaky Pie Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 7 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 134
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 111

    Spring is in the air and Mary Minor “Harry” Haristeen looks forward to her first season of harvesting grapes. But then Harry falls ill and finds herself in a hospital—where a nurse turns up dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Hiss of Death

    • By Jean on 06-19-11

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Tall Tail

    • A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
    • By: Rita Mae Brown, Sneaky Pie Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 77

    At any moment a perfect summer day in Crozet, Virginia - nestled within the Blue Ridge Mountains - might turn stormy and tempestuous, as Harry knows too well when a squall suddenly sweeps in....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Best yet

    • By Judith on 05-23-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Murder She Meowed

    • By: Rita Mae Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79

    What do steeplechase, playing cards, and daggers have in common....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Animal Lover's Delight

    • By K. Adkins on 01-08-09

    Regular price: $24.47

    • A Hiss Before Dying

    • By: Rita Mae Brown, Sneaky Pie Brown
    • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
    • Length: 11 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 76
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 67

    Autumn is in the air in the Blue Ridge Mountain community of Crozet, Virginia - and all the traditions of the changing seasons are underway....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another great story with lots of twists and turns

    • By Michael Hartley on 08-17-17

    Regular price: $27.99

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