Archive for the Mystery Book CLub Category

December’s Mystery Book Club Title

The Bitterroots by C. J. Box Discussed 12/17/20; rated 4.1     We enjoyed Bitterroots by C. J. Box.  The author has a great way of building the story and concluding with an ending that ties up all the surprising pieces.  We rated it 4.1.  All agreed […]

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The November Mystery Book Club Selection

Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie. Discussed 11/19/20 – rated 4.5 stars.     We loved this book and the author.  She never fails to surprise us.  Twists, turns and characters abound.  We rated this book 4.5 one of our highest. We loved this book and the […]

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The October Mystery Club Book

The Distant Echo by Val McDermid – Discussed 10/15/20; Rated 3.9  We enjoyed Distant Echo by Val McDermid.  She was a little confusing when she referred to the 4 young/older men both by nickname and real name.  We agreed she would be a good read for her […]

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The Mystery Book Club’s Selection for September

Thursday, September 17, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.  Join us as we discuss The Scarecrow by Michael Connelly. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk.  Further details about our September meeting coming soon!

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Mystery Book Club Title for August:

Our Mystery Book Club has gone virtual! Meet up on Zoom as we discuss The Tooth Tattoo by Peter Lovesey. “Ingenious . . . Lovers of good music and a good mystery should not miss this delightful tale.” —Washington Post Book World If you are interested in attending […]

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Mystery Book Club Title for July: Fallout by Sara Paretsky

Zooming on July 16: A small Midwestern town is way outside VI Warshawski’s comfort zone, but in Fallout, the detective spends a month in Lawrence, Kansas, where author Sara Paretsky grew up. At loose ends – her lover is in Switzerland while her beloved cranky neighbor, Mr. […]

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Mystery Book Club will not meet in March

The March meeting may be combined with the April meeting – Book Club Leader Sandy will advise; please check the website for updates. Join us as we discuss Robicheaux by James Lee Burke. Dave Robicheaux is a haunted man. From the acts he committed in Vietnam, to […]

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Mystery Book Club Selection for February

Thursday, February 20, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the library.  Join us as we discuss Agatha Christie’s The Murder of Roger Ackroyd. Roger Ackroyd knew too much. He knew that the woman he loved had poisoned her brutal first husband. He suspected also that someone had been […]

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January’s Mystery Book Club Title

1/16/20 at the Killingworth Library, 6:30 – 8:00 pm Join us as we discuss Bottle Park by Joseph J. Bradley. Middleborough Detective Jake Waterfield is questioning his faith as he investigates murder, corruption, and the abuse of children at the hands of a Catholic priest.The unsolved murder […]

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Mystery Book Club Title for December

Thursday, December 19, 6:30 – 8 pm at the library.  Join us as we discuss Lethal White by Robert Galbraith. Extra copies will be available at the circulation desk. Newcomers always welcome!

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