Temple gets accosted by Effinger and leaves a warning with her for Matt. Temple gets contact lenses. Kitty O'Connor becomes Kitty the Cutter. Midnight Louie and Louise uncover a mummy-wrapped body on the prow of an Egyptian barge and it turns out to be Effinger. Temple (and Midnight Louie) gets kidnapped and her opal ring is stolen.
Original title: Cat on a Hyacinth Hunt
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives