Meeting May 3, 2017

The book club will meet Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the C.C. Mellor Library in the second floor conference room.

The book to be discussed will be All Things Cease to Appear by Elizabeth Brundage.

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All Things Cease to Appear by Elizabeth Brundage

Meeting Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Book:   All Things Cease to Appear by Elizabeth Brundage
Main Character:  George Clare
Location:  1970s, New York (State)
Published:  2016,  Pages:  384
Description:  When the Clare family purchases a ramshackle farmhouse at a foreclosure auction, it appears that all is well in their world, until George comes home one evening from his job as an Art History Professor at the local private college and finds his wife murdered and their three-year-old untended yet unharmed. Told through the eyes of the townspeople and the families involved, this is a gorgeously unsettling look at a marriage and what happens to a community in the process of change. — Jennifer Dayton for LibraryReads.

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Meeting June 7, 2017

The book club will meet Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the C.C. Mellor Library in the second floor conference room.

The book to be discussed will be Sleepyhead by Mark Billingham.

 

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Sleepyhead by Mark Billingham

Meeting Date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Book:   Sleepyhead by Mark Billingham
Series:  Tom Thorne, 1
Main Character:  Tom Thorne
Setting:  London, England
Published:  2002,  Pages:  320
Description:  Alison Willetts is unlucky to be alive. She has survived a stroke, deliberately induced by a skillful manipulation of pressure points on the head and neck. She can see, hear and feel and is aware of everything going on around her, but is completely unable to move or communicate. In leaving Alison Willetts alive, the police believe the killer made his first mistake. Then D.I. Tom Thorne discovers the horrifying truth; it isn’t Alison who is the mistake, it’s the three women already dead.

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Meeting September 6, 2017

The book club will meet Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the C.C. Mellor Library in the second floor conference room.

The book to be discussed will be In the Bitter Chill by Sarah Ward.

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In the Bitter Chill by Sarah Ward

Meeting Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Book:  In the Bitter Chill by Sarah Ward
Series:  DC Connie Childs # 1
Main Characters:  Connie Childs and Francis Sadler
Location:  Derbyshire, England
Published:  2015 – Pages:  304
Description:  Great new mystery set in the atmospheric Peak District of England. When a woman’s suicide is found to be related to an unsolved case of a missing girl, the police must reinvestigate a long cold case…– Pamela Wiggins for LibraryReads.

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Meeting January 4, 2017

The Killings at Badger's DriftThe book club will meet Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the C.C. Mellor Library in the second floor conference room.

The book to be discussed will be The Killings at Badger’s Drift by Caroline Graham.

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