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Mystery Women

Fictitious sleuths in their newest novels

A spoonful of poison by M.C. Beaton

A cat named Brat : an Alice Nestleton mystery by Lydia Adamson

Tomb of the golden bird by Elizabeth Peters

Borderline by Nevada Barr

Death By The Decades

Murder mystery fiction

1930s

The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett

Peril at end house by Agatha Christie

Murder in the Oval Office by Elliott Roosevelt

Night over water by Ken Follett

1940s

The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy

Mysteries Through The Decades

1930s

The Maltese falcon by Dashiell Hammett

Fer-de-lance : a Nero Wolfe mystery by Rex Stout ; introduction by Loren D. Estleman

1940s

The postman always rings twice by James M. Cain

Hand in glove by Ngaio Marsh

1950s

Cop hater by Ed McBain

Sun, Sand, and Romance

In too deep by Cherry Adair

Swept away by Toni Blake

Surviving Demon Island by Jaci Burton

The life of Reilly by Sue Civil-Brown

Prisoners of War

World War II Fiction:

Day by A.L. Kennedy

Empire of the Sun : a novel by J.G. Ballard

In our strange gardens by Michel Quint ; translated from the French by Barbara Bray

King Rat by James Clavell

If You Like Bible Fiction

Bible Fiction: Stories whose characters may not all be real people, and in which some of the events may be fiction, but are based on history, stories or prophecies from the Bible.
If you like Bible Fiction, try these books:

Faith of my fathers : a novel by Lynn Austin

Among the gods by Lynn Austin

Gods & Kings by Lynn Austin

Vampires In All Genres

Minion by L.A. Banks

The queen of wolves by Douglas Clegg

Undead and unworthy by MaryJanice Davidson

The vampire files. Volume 1 by P.N. Elrod

Unusual Book Club Fare

Canton Public Library book-club-in-a-bag suggestions.

Crow Lake [kit] by Mary Lawson

Daughter of fortune : a novel [kit] by Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden

Maisie Dobbs [kit] by Jacqueline Winspear

Football Fiction

A little bit of everything: football stories, murder mysteries, steamy football romances, and even some football-related science fiction.

Judging time by Leslie Glass

Double reverse by Tim Green

Outlaws by Tim Green

The red zone by Tim Green

Tough Guys

Fiction with strong male characters.

Storm front by Jim Butcher — A crime fighting wizard in modern day Chicago. (Book One in the Dresden Files Series)

Killing floor by Lee Child — Introducing Jack Reacher, an ex-military policeman accused of murder. (Book One in the Jack Reacher Series)

Brules : a novel by Harry Combs — A Western telling the story of mountain man Cat Brules.