Book ‘Em Fall 2019-Spring 2020

Book ‘Em, our Mystery Book Group returns select Wednesdays at 2:30 p.m. beginning September 11th. This year we’re reading contemporary women authors—both first time novelists as well as the most acclaimed crime writers—with books that take us from Canada to Ireland to Japan. See the full list of dates below:

September 11 (USA) Celeste Ng: Everything I Never Told You
A huge mystery eats away at the center of the Lee family.

October 16 (Ireland) Jo Spain: With Our Blessing
Could a recent murder be linked to the notorious Magdalene Laundries?

November 13 (Australia) Jane Harper: The Lost Man
A powerful, brutal story set against the harsh landscape of the Australian outback.

December 11 (USA) Angie Kim: Miracle Creek
A courtroom drama asks: How far are you willing to go for your child?

January 8 (U.K.) Sara Collins: The Confession of Frannie Langton
A former slave is accused of murdering her employer in this historical thriller.

February 5 (Italy) Ilaria Tuti: Flowers over the Inferno
Gruesome murders upend a quiet village in the Italian Alps.

March 11 (Ireland) Dervla McTiernan: The Ruin
Small-town Ireland with big-city problems. First in a new series.

April 22 (U.K.) Kate Atkinson: Big Sky
The long-awaited fifth novel featuring private investigator Jackson Brodie.

May 13 (Japan) Natsuo Kirino: Out
A grisly tale about the pressures and prejudices that drive women to extreme deeds.

June 10 (Canada) Louise Penny: A Better Man
Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is back

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For more information contact Brian Kenney, bkenney@whiteplainslibrary.org.

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