TCPL Book Groups
Have you always wanted to join a book group? Look no further! Whatever your tastes in books, TCPL has a group for you. Mystery? Fantasy or Sci Fi? Join one of our book groups and enjoy events and conversation with other readers who love your genre as much as you do!
|September 20||False Papers||Robert Melson|
|October 18||Glory Days||Melissa Fraterrigo|
|November 15||Mandela, Mobutu, and Me||Lynn Duke|
|January 17||The Picture of Dorian Gray||Oscar Wilde|
|February 21||Before We Were Your||Lisa Wingate|
|March 21||Little Fires Everywhere||Celeste Ng|
|April 18||The Last Nude||Ellis Avery|
|May 15||Merle’s Door||Ted Kerasote|
|June 20||Educated: A Memoir||Tara Westover|
The Murder by the Book Mystery Discussion Group meets every 4th Wednesday, 10:15-11:30 a.m., at the Wyandotte Library. Join us as we discuss mystery and suspense authors.
Click on the author’s name or series name to search for those books in our catalog.
Full book lists for each author and series can be found at the Fantastic Fiction website.For more information contact Richelle Barman at email@example.com. Title and series suggestions for next year are always welcome.
|Date||Author & Series|
|January 24||Laura Lipmann: Roam the streets of Baltimore with reporter-turned-PI Tess Monaghan.|
|February 28||Patricia Cornwell: Forensic anthropologist Kay Scarpetta brings a new perspective on crime.|
|March 28||Karin Fossum: Delve into insular and moody Norway with Inspector Konrad Sejer.|
|April 25||Ann Cleeves: Contrast natural beauty and human darkness on Shetland Island, or follow acerbic Detective Inspector Vera Stanhope around northeast Britain.|
|May 23||Jacqueline Winspear: WWI nurse turned private investigator Maisie Dobbs takes on mysteries in interwar London and beyond.|
|June 27||Faye Kellerman: Police lieutenant Peter Decker and widow Rina Lazarus investigate crimes around Los Angeles.
|July 25||Randy Wayne White: Former spy turned marine biologist Doc Ford interrupts his quiet retirement to solve murders and mayhem in sunny Florida.
|August 22||Susan Elia MacNeal: In WWII Britain, Maggie Hope mixes espionage with cozy mystery.
|September 26||Cora Harrison: In the sixteenth-century Irish kingdom Burren, a female judge named Mara teaches law and investigates murder.|
|October 24||Louise Penny: In rural Quebec, visiting Inspector Gamache solves crimes in an idyllic village in a series that contrasts hard-boiled and cozy mysteries.|
|November 14||Joanne Fluke: Witty and practical baker Hannah Swensen digs into both mysteries and culinary conflicts.|
||Karen Marie Moning|
|December 12||Elizabeth Bear|
|January 9||Marie Lu|
|February 13||Neil Gaiman|
|March 13||Garth Nix|
|April 10||David Weber|
|May 8||Terry Pratchett|
|June 12||Robert Jordan|
|July 10||Mercedes Lackey|
|September 11||Terry Goodkind|
|October 9||Ursual Le Guin|
|November 13||Kim Harris|
|December 11||Sarah J. Maas|
|September 13||Melissa Fraterrigo||Melissa is the author of Glory Days and founder of the Lafayette Writers Studio will be joining us as we discuss this coming of age story set against the backdrop of an aging amusement park.|
|October 11||Whitney Terrell||Whitney is the author of The Good Lieutenant among other books. He will also be the guest speaker for the Purdue Visiting Writer Reading Series in October.|
|November 15||Natalie Diaz||Natalie is an award winning poet and author of When My Brother Was an Aztec. She will be the guest speaker for the Purdue Visiting Writer Reading Series in November.|
|December 13||Kelsey Timmerman||Kelsey is the award winning and best selling author of several books including his most recent, Where Am I Giving?|