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Upcoming Cozy Mystery Discussions

29 Sep

The Cozy Mystery Discussions have returned, and our host, Lludmila Mirrikh, has some great books lined up. All discussions take place at The Pub on Awen.

The Killings at Badger’s Drift
by Caroline Graham

Monday, October 17 – 11 am
Tuesday, October 18 – 6 pm

Badger’s Drift is an ideal English village, complete with vicar, bumbling local doctor, and kindly spinster with a nice line in homemade cookies. But when the spinster dies suddenly, her best friend kicks up an unseemly fuss, loud enough to attract the attention of Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby. And when Barnaby and his eager-beaver deputy start poking around, they uncover a swamp of ugly scandals and long-suppressed resentments seething below the picture-postcard prettiness. In the grand tradition of the quietly intelligent copper, Barnaby has both an irresistibly dry sense of humor and a keen insight into what makes people tick.

The False Inspector Dew
by Peter Lovesey

Monday, November 14 – 11 am
Tuesday, November 15 – 6 pm

The year is 1921. A passionate affair between a romantic woman and her dentist has led to his wife’s murder. The lovers take flight aboard the Mauretania and the dentist takes the name of Inspector Dew, the detective who arrested the notorious Dr. Crippen. But, in a disquieting twist, when a murder occurs aboard ship the captain invites “Inspector Dew” to investigate. This ingeniously plotted mystery won Lovesey the CWA Gold Dagger

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