Author's note: I had to write my very first mystery story for my creative writing class. I wasn't in the mood to... Show full author's note »
Prologue“Tom Cat is dead!” Snowball hisses into the air. Her white face is buried in the sides of fuzzy bodies, hoping to find the missed warmth of her dearly departed mate in their children.
The morning is cold. News is traveling around the small town and the back country of the loss of Tom Cat, Alley Cat Leader. Every cat, young and old, travels to the meeting hall on the edge of town – it is simply a condemned warehouse which the humans haven’t used for over ten years.
They need to determine who will take his place as Alley Cat Leader.