Mystery Book Club

Mondays, September 20, October 18, November 22, December 20, 2021, and January 24, February 14, March 21, and April 18, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.

Are you dying to find new mystery books?  Join us each month as we read books from different mystery authors.  Will we be thrilled and chilled and breathlessly awaiting the next book or looking for another murderer’s story?  Let’s discuss it! We are back to meeting in person at the library! Contact Patty for more information and to participate. Check below for our upcoming reads. Click on each book to head to Goodreads for a summary and some reviews.         

September 20, 2021: A Royal Affair by Allison Montclair
          A Royal Affair book cover image of the back of a woman holding a purse and her shadow

October 18, 2021: Little Secrets by Jennifer Hillier
          Little Secrets book cover with image of a woman's face in shadow
November 22, 2021: Gone for Good by Joanna Schafflhausen
Gone for Good book cover
December 20, 2021: A Bad Day for Sunshine by Darynda Jones
    A Bad Day for Sunshine book cover
January 24, 2022: Dark Corners by Ruth Rendell
    Dark Corners book cover
February 14, 2022: The Unkindness of Ravens by M. E. Hilliard
    Unkindness of Ravens book cover
March 21, 2022: Finlay Donovan is Killing It by Elle Cosimano
Finlay Donovan is Killing It
April 18, 2022: While Justice Sleeps by Stacey Abrams
    While Justice Sleeps book cover

Looking for reading ideas for yourself or your book club? Here is a list of many of the books we have discussed at past meetings of the club. The Clive Library has multiple copies of many of these titles which are available to check out. Enjoy!
The Color of Bee Larkham’s Murder – Sarah J Harris
The 7 ½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle – Stuart Turton
The Good Son – You-Jeong Jeong
The Word is Murder - Anthony Horowitz
Murder on Millionaire’s Row – Erin Lindsay
Lies – T.M. Logan
Murder in an English Village – Jessica Elliott
Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions – Mario Giordano
Sometimes I Lie – Alice Feeney
Our House – Louise Candlish
The Last Mrs. Parrish – Liv Constantine
Bluff – Jane Stanton Hitchcock
The Two Lila Bennetts – Liz Fenton & Lisa Steinke
The Right Sort of Man – Allison Montclair
Careful What You Wish For – Hallie Ephron
Save Me From Dangerous Men – S.A. Lelchuk
Tuesday Mooney Talks to Ghosts – Kate Racculia
In Brigand’s Woods – Beau Hays
Eight Perfect Murders – Peter Swanson 
Death In Focus – Anne Perry
The Long Call - Ann Cleeves
The Better Liar - Tanen Jones
The Body in the Garden by Katherine Schellman
Still Life by Louise Penny
The Last Flight by Julie Clark
Seven Lies by Elizabeth Kay
A Fatal Grace by Louise Penny
Magpie Lane by Lucy Atkins
This is How I Lied by Heather Gudenkauf
The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell
The Guest List by Lucy Foley
The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman