A Summer Medley: Mysteries and More
As summer winds down, here are some reading selections for many tastes.
A Guide to the Birds of East Africa by Nicholas Drayson FIC
Two avid birdwatchers participate in a contest to win the right to invite the object of their affection to the annual Hunt Club Ball.
The Inheritance by Simon Tolkien FIC TOL
A young man is convicted of his father's murder but an investigating officer isn't convinced.
Jar City by Indridason Arnaldur FIC ARN
An elderly man is found murdered in Reykjavik; the detective inspector on the case uncovers the dark details of his life and a possible motive for murder.
Pirate King by Laurie King MYS KIN
Mary Russell goes undercover as a production assistant to investigate allegations of drugs and firearms trading in a film company.
Some Kind of Fairy Tale by Graham Joyce FCI JOY
After 20 years a young girl reappears and the explanation for her disappearance seems too fantastic to be true.
The Supremes at Earl's All-You- Can-Eat by Edward Moore
Nicknamed the Supremes, dear friends Odette, Clarice and Barbara Jean lean on and gain strength from each other through life's highs and lows.
Tapestry of Fortunes by Elizabeth Berg FIC BER
The death of a close friend spurs a motivational speaker to follow the advice she has given others over the years.
The Trees by Conrad Richter MYS HEY
The Lucketts family leaves the security of their Pennsylvania home and moves to Ohio's unknown frontier.