History/Mystery Club

For the reader who delights in historical fiction, almost always historical mystery though we’ve been known to sneak one or two great historical fictions into the lineup. Picks are often UK. eds. Monthly.

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


January: Cooper, Paul. River of Ink

February: DePoy, Philip. A Prisoner in Malta

March: Thomson, E S. Beloved Poison

April: Faye, Lyndsay. Jane Steele 

May: Mukherjee, Abir. A Rising Man

June: Furst, Alan. A Hero of France

July: Saunders, Kate. The Secrets of Wishtide

August: Parker, Ann. What Gold Buys

September: Hart, Elsa. The White Mirror

October: Smith, Martin Cruz. The Girl from Venice

November: Morrell, David. Ruler of the Night

December: Mills, Mark. Where Dead Men Meet

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