About the Author
Rita Mae Brown is the bestselling author of Rubyfruit Jungle
, In Her Day
, Six of One
, Southern Discomfort
, Sudden Death
, High Hearts
, Starting From Scratch: A Different Kind of Writers' Manual
, Venus Envy
, Dolley: A Novel of Dolley Madison in Love and War
, Riding Shotgun
, and Rita Will: Memoir of a Literary Rabble-Rouser
. An Emmy nominated screenwriter and a poet, she lives in Afton, VA.
Sneaky Pie Brown, a tiger cat born somewhere in Albemarle County, Virginia, was discovered by Rita Mae Brown at her local SPCA. In addition to Sneaky Pie's Cookbook for Mystery Lovers, Rita Mae and Sneaky Pie have collaborated on twelve Mrs. Murphy mysteries: Wish You Were Here, Rest in Pieces, Murder at Monticello, Pay Dirt, Murder, She Meowed, Murder on the Prowl, Cat on the Scent, Pawing Through the Past, Claws and Effect, Catch as Cat Can, The Tail of the Tip-Off, and Whisker of Evil.?