Mystery Book Club

  • The Mystery Book Club Selection for March
    The Mystery Book Club Selection for March
    February 20, 2021 by
    Thursday, March 18 at 6:30 pm. Join us as we discuss Plum Island by Nelson DeMille. Wounded in the line of duty, NYPD homicide detective John Corey convalesces in the Long Island township of Southold, home to farmers, fishermen — and at least one killer. Tom and […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club selection for February
    Mystery Book Club selection for February
    January 22, 2021 by
    The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen Reviewed Thursday, February 18,          We totally enjoyed The Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen.  The discussion was very interesting and the consensus was  this was an Author worth reading more of his books.  We rated […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Selection for January 2021
    The Mystery Book Club Selection for January 2021
    December 19, 2020 by
    The Redeemer by Jo Nesbo was discussed January 21, 2021.      Nesbo’s stories are always beautifully written, sometimes wordy and often involving Oslo in the winter featuring Harry Hole, brrr.  We rated the book 4.0.   Shots ring out at a Salvation Army Christmas concert in Oslo, […]...
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  • December's Mystery Book Club Title
    December’s Mystery Book Club Title
    December 1, 2020 by
    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
    The November Mystery Book Club Selection
    November 26, 2020 by
    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 October Mystery Club Book
    October 18, 2020 by
    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
    The Mystery Book Club’s Selection for September
    August 13, 2020 by
    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:
    Mystery Book Club Title for August:
    August 1, 2020 by
    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
    Mystery Book Club Title for July: Fallout by Sara Paretsky
    June 25, 2020 by
    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
    Mystery Book Club will not meet in March
    February 23, 2020 by
    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
    Mystery Book Club Selection for February
    January 21, 2020 by
    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
    January’s Mystery Book Club Title
    December 20, 2019 by
    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
    Mystery Book Club Title for December
    November 29, 2019 by
    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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  • Mystery Book Club Title for November
    Mystery Book Club Title for November
    October 28, 2019 by
    Thursday, November 21, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the library. Join us as we discuss Tell No One by Harlan Coben: For Dr. David Beck, the loss was shattering. And every day for the past eight years, he has relived the horror of what happened. The gleaming […]...
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  • October Mystery Book Club - New Date!
    October Mystery Book Club – New Date!
    September 21, 2019 by
    Thursday, October 24, 6:30 pm at the library. Join us as we discuss Call For the Dead by John LeCarre. Although John LeCarre writes mostly spy novels this selection is a mystery written at the beginning of his writing career. “Intelligent, thrilling, surprising … makes most cloak-and-dagger […]...
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