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Mysteries and More Book Club
Join other readers to discuss the selected books.  Starting in 2016, the Mystery Book Club will become Mysteries and More.  Our reading adventure will cover mysteries and suspense, but we will also be venturing out to general fiction and other genres.  

Registration is not required. You are welcome to come whether you have read the books or not.

Mysteries and More Book Club meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m.

To see what the Club is reading in upcoming months, check out the Mysteriesand More Book Club Flyer.

If you're interested in some of the titles the Club has read, please view the Book Club Back List.


Upcoming Selections:

July 11, 2017, Thrillers and suspense

What She Knew by Gilly Macmillan

Rachel Jenner is out for a walk with her son Ben when, after allowing him to run ahead to a swing, he vanishes. The investigation focuses on Rachel due to her recent divorce, and as a result, Rachel becomes undone. This is a psychological thriller full of suspense that will have you guessing until the very end. For fans of this book, try Caught by Harlan Coben, or Every Secret Thing by Laura Lippman.

August 8, 2017, WWII

Dancing in Bomb Shelters by Johanna Wycoff

"A rare historical treasure that tells the riveting story of a Dutch family's survival in World War II." As bombs exploded around her house, Johanna was encouraged by her father to document their large family's struggles to survive as they desperately searched for food; fearfully hid Jewish friends; and bravely endured SS brutality, Gestapo searches, and resistance activities. For fans of this book, try All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr, or The Hiding Place by Corrie Ten Boom.


Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse

In 1943 Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, teenage Hanneke--a 'finder' of black market goods--is tasked with finding a Jewish girl a customer had been hiding, who has seemingly vanished into thin air, and is pulled into a web of resistance activities and secrets as she attempts to solve the mystery and save the missing girl. For fans of this book, try Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein, or Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys.


September 12, 2017, Ghost stories

Help for the Haunted by John Searles

Fourteen-year-old Sylvia slowly unravels deep family secrets after her demonologist parents are gunned down in a deserted church. For fans of this book try The Glass Demon by Helen Grant, or Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult.


The Visitor by Amanda Stevens

Cemetery restorer Amelia Gray attempts to decipher the riddles hidden in the intricate engravings and strange headstone inscriptions of Kroll Cemetery to catch an unlikely killer and release the tormented souls trapped within the cemetery's walls. For fans of this book, try Ghost Story by Jim Butcher, or First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones.