Meets at 8:30 am on the fourth Wednesday of each month.  We think talking about books is the best way to start a morning, especially when paired with tea and homemade scones! Find out what the next book is below.
Books are available in print, and when possible as an e-book and a digital audiobook. 
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Adult Mystery Book Club

Mystery Book Group: The Night Market by Jonathan Moore

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Moore's The Night Market with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 8:30am
The Night Market Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328507969
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - January 8th, 2019

The Night Market Cover Image
$2.99
ISBN: 9780544931855
Availability: Available Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - January 15th, 2018

Mystery Book Group: Bitter Roots by C. J. Carmichael

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Carmichael's Bitter Roots with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 8:30am
Bitter Roots Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781946772466
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tule Publishing Group, LLC - April 25th, 2017

Mystery Book Group: Secret History by Donna Tartt

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Tartt's The Secret History with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 8:30am
The Secret History (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781400031702
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - April 13th, 2004

The Secret History Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780307765697
Availability: Available Now
Published: Vintage - October 18th, 2011

Mystery Book Group: The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Massey's The Widows of Malabar Hill with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 8:30am
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 Widows of Malabar Hill Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781616957797
Availability: Available Now
Published: Soho Crime - January 8th, 2018

Mystery Book Group: Murder on Millionaire’s Row by Erin Lindsey

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Lindsey's Murder on Millionaire's Row with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 8:30am
Murder on Millionaires' Row: A Mystery (A Rose Gallagher Mystery #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250180650
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Minotaur Books - October 2nd, 2018

Murder on Millionaires' Row Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250180667
Availability: Available Now
Published: Minotaur Books - October 1st, 2018

Mystery Book Group: Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Locke's Bluebird, Bluebird with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 8:30am
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Bluebird, Bluebird (A Highway 59 Mystery #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316363273
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mulholland Books - August 28th, 2018

Bluebird, Bluebird Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780316363266
Availability: Available Now
Published: Mulholland Books - September 11th, 2017

Mystery Book Group: House of Silk by Anthony Horowitz

 

Start your morning with a lively discussion of Horowitz's House of Silk with tea and homemade scones. Whether you loved it, hated it, or haven't finished it, we want to see you at our Mystery Book Group at America's Oldest Children's Bookstore!

Print Schedule

Event date: 
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 8:30am
The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780316197014
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mulholland Books - October 2nd, 2012

Spring into a new story!

Croc & Turtle Cover Image
Merci Suárez Changes Gears Cover Image
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Like a Lizard Cover Image
Young Captain Nemo Cover Image
Garden Day! (Step into Reading) Cover Image
Flora Forager ABC Cover Image

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Staff Picks

Readers will love meeting Natsumi, the little spirited girl who sometimes is MORE than a bit spirited! This effective marriage of Lendroth's well-plotted story and Illustrator Buriss's brightly designed drawings will surely have readers asking for multiple tellings. A true delight! - Maureen