Fourth of July Creek is not for wimps so the Nobles should like discussing this edgy novel set in western Montana. Pete Snow is a social worker who may have been in the field too long when asked to look into the case of a nearly feral 11-year-old.
At the Society for the Preservation of Pennsylvania Antiques, fundraiser Nell Prat solicits donations and sometimes solves crimes. On the day that a famous collection disappears and an archivist is found dead, Nell goes digging for clues.
The Nobles enjoyed discussing Wild last year and now will discuss another long distance hike. When renowned author Bill Bryson decides to walk the Appalachian Trail, the only companion he can find is his gloriously overweight friend Katz.
Wyoming author C.J. Box will be here to talk about his latest 'Joe Pickett' mystery, Endangered. When Pickett's daughter April is found unconscious beside a road, Pickett sets out to find her attacker, only to uncover one of his meanest adversaries yet.
The Mystery Group will get shivers as they discuss Cold Case Squad by Edna Buchanan. The setting is Miami Beach and the crime is murder. Not right now, but twelve years ago and Police Sergeant Craig Burch and his right hand men are on the case today