Hardboiled Crime Club

For the reader who revels in noir crime fiction. Patrick is the staff member who generally picks the books, although, as with all our book clubs, all staff make recommendations. Most Picks are US eds. Monthly.

Titles below are from the current year. Click here to download a complete list of past club selections.


January: Coleman, Reed Farrel. Where it Hurts

February: Frank, Scott. Shaker

March: Shaw, Johnny. Floodgate

April: Beverly, Bill. The Dodgers

May: Fesperman, Dan. The Letter Writer

June: Swinson, David. The Second Girl

July: Spiegelman, Peter. Dr. Knox

August: Koryta, Michael. Rise the Dark

September: Mullen, Thomas. Darktown

October: Hoffman, Patrick. Every Man a Menace

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