The Cat Who Played Post Office Book Summary and Study Guide

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Jim Quilleran and his cat share all the stories. Quill (Jim Quilleran) as he is called is a former crime reporter who has recently inherited a vast sum of money. He resides in a small quaint town in Upper Michigan. Quill and his Siamese Cat "Koko" have an unusual raport, and between the two of them they solve or contribute to the apprehension of the criminal.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 40% Tone of story    -   very humorous Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Special suspect?    -   chronically deranged person Murder of certain profession?    -   businessmen Kind of investigator    -   dog/cat investigator Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Any non-mystery subplot?    -   life in small town Crime Thriller    -   Yes Is MAIN CHARACTER an EVIL criminal?    -   Yes Murder Mystery (killer unknown)    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   journalist Age:    -   40's-50's Has special powers?    -   Yes Magical/mental powers of main character:    -   can talk to animals Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American


Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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