Mystery Readers Book Group

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. 

(Current books and books we have read in earlier meetinsg are listed below)

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.

Wednesday, June 19, 6 pm The Thirty-Nine Steps is set during May and June 1914; war was evident in Europe, Richard Hannay the protagonist and narrator, an expatriate Scot, returns to his new home, a flat in London, after a long stay in Rhodesia to begin a new life. 

Wednesday, July 17​​​​​​​, 6 pm Charles Todd introduces Bess Crawford, a spectacular female protagonist, in A Duty to the Dead, the first book of an exciting new series set in England during World War I.

Wednesday, August 21, 6 pm  In Full Dark House, Christopher Fowler tells the story of both the first and last case solved by two cranky but brilliant old detectives whose lifelong friendship was forged solving crimes for the London Police Department's Peculiar Crimes Unit.

Wednesday, September 18, 6 pm Daphne du Maurier's unsurpassed masterpiece, Rebecca, continues to enthrall readers with romance and suspense, as the second Mrs. de Winter narrates the haunting events surrounding her marriage to Maxim de Winter and her growing obsession with his first wife, the beautiful, now dead Rebecca. 
 

The Poacher's Son: A Novel (Mike Bowditch Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780312671143
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Minotaur Books - April 12th, 2011

Thirty-Nine Steps Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9780879238384
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: David R. Godine Publisher - March 1991

A Duty to the Dead (Bess Crawford Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061791772
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - August 17th, 2010

Full Dark House: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780553385533
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bantam - September 30th, 2008

Rebecca Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780380730407
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 5th, 2006

Murderous Mistral: A Provence Mystery (Roger Blanc #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250198044
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Minotaur Books - October 23rd, 2018

Case Histories: A Novel (Jackson Brodie #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316010702
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - October 17th, 2005

The Mitford Murders: A Mystery Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250170798
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Minotaur Books - October 16th, 2018

IQ (An IQ Novel #1) Cover Image
By Joe Ide
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316449519
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mulholland Books - July 31st, 2018

The Dry: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250105622
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flatiron Books - January 2nd, 2018

And Then There Were None Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062073471
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 18th, 2011

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