Jack, a retired police officer, decides he and Toby, his oversized orange tabby, need a holiday after their last big case, so Jack rents a lake cottage in the Kingston area.
Violet is lonely and tired of being everyone’s go-to. Having wanted to write a novel for years, she decides the only way she will be able to is to “run away.” She also rents a lake cottage not far from Kingston.
Syd has escaped from the Kingston Penitentiary and is looking for a place to hide out. Thinking the cottage he comes across might be empty, he enters, only to be confronted by Violet. He knows there is an overzealous, crooked prison guard after him, who will do everything in his power to ensure Syd isn’t delivered alive back to the prison; can this woman, who is interested in his horrific story, possibly help save his life?
Toby doesn’t want to go fishing with Jack, instead, he takes a walk along the shoreline and comes upon Violet’s cabin. His detective senses tell him something is wrong. Toby realizes right away Violet is in trouble, but how does Detective Toby get word to Jack to save his new friend?
Running Away From Loneliness takes you on exciting twists and turns as our favourite cat detective, Toby, gets down to the business of saving Violet!