Book 96 was The Big Cat Nap: The 20th Anniversary Mrs. Murphy Mystery by Rita Mae Brown. Harry Haristeen and her animal friends Mrs. Murphy, Pewter, and Tucker along with all her human friends are together again to solve the mystery of who is killing the mechanics at the ReNu repair shop. Harry, Susan, and the Reverend Jones discover the first body of Walt the mechanic whose head has been smashed in by a tire iron. Then another young mechanic is shot outside his girlfriend’s home. Later a third mechanic’s body is found in the St. Luke’s cemetery. Harry does some investigating (of course!) and finds there are links to substandard parts and an insurance scheme which puts Harry and her pets in danger from the conspirators.
Ninety-six down, 29 to go.