Book ‘Em 2023-2024

Join us for the return of Book ‘Em, our popular crime fiction book group.

We will continue to meet on Zoom; check our online calendar for the link. Book ‘Em meets from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

To request or check out a title, click on your preferred format. We hope to have more copies and formats available in the future. Some titles have yet to be published so we will add catalog links as they become available.

Click here for a printable PDF of dates & titles.

Book ‘Em 2023/2024 Schedule

June 26, 2024
Alice Slater: Death of a Bookseller
Available Formats
A true crime-obsessed bookseller develops an obsession with a colleague.

Past sessions:

September 20, 2023
Rebecca Makkai: I Have Some Questions for You
Available Formats
Did Omar Evans, a twenty-five-year-old athletic trainer, murder student Thalia Keith?

October 18, 2023
Jesse Q. Sutanto: Vera Wong’s Unsolicited Advice for Murderers
Available Formats
Come for the mystery, but stay for the healing.
November 15, 2023
Dennis Lehane: Small Mercies
Available Formats
An intense thriller set amidst Boston’s 1974 school desegregation.
December 20, 2023
Jonathan Ames: A Man Named Doll
Available Formats
Los Angeles noir at the hands of Happy Doll, a charming, inexpert, private detective.
January 17, 2024
Amanda Flower: Because I Could Not Stop for Death
Available Formats
Emily Dickinson and  housemaid Willa Noble discover that murder is hardly poetic.
February 21, 2024
Amanda Jayatissa: You’re Invited
Available Formats
What could be worse than your ex-boyfriend marrying your childhood best friend?
March 20, 2024
S.A. Cosby: Razorblade Tears
Available Formats
A Black father and a white father join forces to revenge the murder their gay sons.
April 17, 2024
Michelle Gagnon: Killing Me
Available Formats
She escaped a serial killer. Then things got weird.
May 15, 2024
Shari Lapena: Everyone Here is Lying
Available Formats
Who took Avery Wooler? And why? A thrilling domestic suspense.
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  1. susan

    I would like to be included in this group. I recently moved to white plains. Not sure how to get on to the link if there is one or if you are meeting in person.

    • Kristen, Adult Librarian

      Hi Susan,

      You can find the Zoom link in our online calendar under the date of the event – here’s the calendar entry for tomorrow’s meeting with the Zoom link at the bottom. Generally it’s the same link each week.

  2. Roseli Weiss

    I just sent an email letting you know I would like to continue to meet with the group. Please include me.
    Thank you.
    Roseli Weiss

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