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Books to be discussed at meetings

Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Meeting Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018 Book:   Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz Main Character:  Susan Ryeland Location:  London, England Published:  2017,  Pages:  328 Description:  Readers can imagine the frustration of book editor Susan Ryeland: the final chapters are missing from … Continue reading

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Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart

Meeting Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2018 Book:   Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart Series: Kopp Sisters Novels # 1 Main Character:  Constance, Nora and Fleurette Kopp Location:  Paterson, NJ, 1914 Published:  2015, Pages:  288 Description:  Three sisters take the … Continue reading

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The Dying Detective by Leif G.W. Persson

Meeting Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 Book:   The Dying Detective by Leif G.W. Persson Main Character:  Lars Martin Johansson Location:  Stockholm, Sweden Published:  2016,  Pages:  426 Description:  After suffering a stroke that reveals additional health problems, Swedish homicide detective Lars … Continue reading

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A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas

Meeting Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Book:   A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas Series: Lady Sherlock Novels #1 Main Character:  Charlotte Holmes Location:  London, England, 1886 Published:  2016, Pages:  336 Description:  With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has … Continue reading

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The Dry by Jane Harper

Meeting Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Book:   The Dry by Jane Harper Series: Aaron Falk Novels #1 Main Character: Aaron Falk Location: Kiewarra, Australia Published:  2016, Pages:  320 Description: Melbourne-based federal agent Aaron Falk receives a troubling note from … Continue reading

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The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld

Meeting Date: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Book:   The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld Main Character: Naomi Cottle Location: Rural Oregon Published:  2017,  Pages:  256 Description: Who better to find a missing child than one who escaped abduction? Denfeld offers … Continue reading

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Raven Black by Ann Cleeves

Meeting Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018 Book:   Raven Black by Ann Cleeves Series: Shetland Mysteries #1 Main Character:  Inspector Jimmy Perez Location:  Shetland Islands Published:  2007, Pages:  375 Description:  When murder strikes a remote hamlet in the Shetland Islands, and … Continue reading

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