Smart, literary mysteries (none too gruesome), lively conversation and available snacks make for a fun evening, join us! Open to the public; meets on Wednesdays, 6 p.m. at Shafer's Market & Deli, 54 College St, Middlebury, VT. New members are always welcome! Books are always 20% off in-store and online.
Wednesday, January 16, 6 pm Winner of the Anthony, Macavity, and Shamus Awards, IQ by Joe Ide, is a brazenly original debut thriller that follows a resident of one of LA's toughest neighborhoods who uses his blistering intellect to solve crimes the LAPD disregards.
Wednesday, February 13, 6 pm The Mitford Murders is the first in a series of thrilling Golden Age-style mysteries, set among the Mitford sisters, and based on a real unsolved murder, by Jessica Fellowes, author of the New York Times bestselling Downton Abbey books.
Wednesday, March 13, 6 pm Case Histories, a novel from award-winner Kate Atkinson is a breathtaking story of families divided, love lost and found, and the mysteries of fate. As Private Detective Jackson Brodie investigates three cases, startling connections and discoveries emerge.
Wednesday, April 17, 6 pm International Dagger Award shortlisted author Cay Rademacher, delivers a beautifully atmospheric new story with a captivating main character in Murderous Mistral: A Provence Mystery.
Wednesday, May 15, 6 pm "A tale of love and loyalty, betrayal and redemption" (John Lescroat), The Poacher's Son is set in the wilds of Maine, featuring an estranged son thrust into the hunt for a murderous fugitive—his own father.