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, 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 The Colorado Kid, by Stephen King, a novice newspaperwoman gains insight into the nature of mystery itself when her journalism mentors tell her about a 25-year-old unsolved investigation involving a man found dead on an island off the coast of Maine.  

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. 

Wednesday, October 9, 6 pm Set in 1920s India, The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey tells the story of Bombay's only female lawyer, who is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. 

 

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

The Colorado Kid Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781789091557
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hard Case Crime - May 7th, 2019

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

The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Perveen Mistry Novel #1) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959760
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Soho Crime - November 20th, 2018

The Poacher's Son: A Novel (Mike Bowditch Mysteries #1) Cover Image
$17.99
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

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
$16.99
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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