Mystery Book Club

  • 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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  • Mystery Book Club Selection for September
    Mystery Book Club Selection for September
    August 23, 2019 by
    Thursday, September 19, at 6:30 pm. Join us as we discuss A Great Deliverance by Elizabeth George. To this day, the low, thin wail of an infant can be heard in Keldale’s lush green valleys. Three hundred years ago, as legend goes, the frightened Yorkshire villagers smothered […]...
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  • The Mystery Book Club Selection For August
    The Mystery Book Club Selection For August
    July 26, 2019 by
    Thursday, August 15, 6:30 p.m. at the library. Join us as we discuss Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson. Where: A quiet fishing village in northern Iceland, where no one locks their doors. It is accessible only via a small mountain tunnel. Who: Ari Thor is a rookie policeman […]...
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  • July's Mystery Book Club Title
    July’s Mystery Book Club Title
    June 17, 2019 by
    Thursday, July 18 at 6:30 pm at the library. Join us as we discuss The Girl Next Door by Ruth Rendell. In the waning months of the second World War, a group of children discover a tunnel in their neighborhood outside London. For that summer of 1944, […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Selection for June
    Mystery Book Club Selection for June
    May 17, 2019 by
    Thursday, June 20 at 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss Dark Sacred Night by Michael Connelly. Detective Renée Ballard is working the night beat — known in LAPD slang as “the late show” — and returns to Hollywood Station in the early hours […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Selection for May
    Mystery Book Club Selection for May
    April 17, 2019 by
    Thursday, May 16 at 6:30 pm; Killingworth Library. Please join us as we discuss Faithful Place by Tana French. Back in 1985, Frank Mackey was a nineteen-year-old kid with a dream of escaping hisi family’s cramped flat on Faithful Place and running away to London with his […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Selection for March
    Mystery Book Club Selection for March
    February 27, 2019 by
    March 21, 6:30 pm at the Barrelhouse, Rte 81 Killingworth.  Join us as we discuss Through the Evil Days by Julia Spencer-Fleming. On a frigid January night, Chief of Police Russ Van Alstyne and Reverend Clare Fergusson are called to the scene of a raging fire. The […]...
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  • Mystery Book Club Title for February
    Mystery Book Club Title for February
    January 24, 2019 by
    February 21, 6:30 pm at Killingworth Library. Join us as we discuss In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware. What should be a cozy and fun-filled weekend deep in the English countryside takes a sinister turn in Ruth Ware’s suspenseful, compulsive, and darkly twisted psychological thriller. […]...
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  • Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less by Jeffrey Archer
    Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less by Jeffrey Archer
    August 20, 2018 by
    We reviewed Not a Penny More, not a Penny Less on 08/16/2018.  The consensus was that for it’s time, it was an interesting book.  We enjoyed the plot set up and most were surprised at the ending.  It is rated 3.25...
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  • Mystery Book Club
    Mystery Book Club
    June 22, 2018 by
    Thursday, July 19, at 7:30 pm at KLA. We discussed Open Season by C. J. Box. The group enjoyed the family interaction, the description of the western landscape, the environmental impact of big business verses the preservation of the land and endangered species.  This was a nice easy […]...
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  • Jo Nesbo The Leopard
    The Leopard by Jo Nesbo – May 2018
    May 16, 2018 by
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