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“There is comfort, even among strangers, when people find something they are equally passionate about.” 

 

All book groups will meet via a toll-free conference call. Please contact the shop at rakestraw_books@yahoo.com for details on how to use this service.

2nd Monday Evening -- Mystery Monday Book Group
This group meets on Monday, 8 March 2021 5 PM to discuss Joseph Schneider's One Day You'll Burn and What Waits For You & Andy Weinberger's An Old Man's Game and Reason To Kill
. Staff facilitator: Susan and Ellen.

3rd Tuesday Morning -- Loucy's Book Group
This group meets on Tuesday, 16 March 2021 at 10:30 AM to discuss The Satapur Moonstone by Sujata Massey
. Staff facilitator: Loucy.

3rd Wednesday Evening -- But "First" Wine Book Group
This group meets on Wednesday, 17 March 2021 at 7 PM to discuss Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams. Staff facilitators: Anastasia.

3rd Saturday Morning -- The Transatlantic Book Club
This new group meets on Saturday, 20 March 2021 at 9:00 AM (via Zoom) to discuss Writers & Lovers by Lily King. Staff facilitator: Michael.

4th Tuesday Evening -- The "I Love This Book" Book Group
This group is starting up again on Tuesday, 23 March 2021 at 7 PM with guest author/moderator Brenda Janowitz to discuss The Inn at Lake Devine by Elinor Lipman. Staff facilitator: Michael.

4th Friday Morning -- Julie's Book Group
This group meets on Friday, 26 March 2021 at 10:30 AM
(via Zoom) to discuss We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter. Staff facilitator: Julie.

These groups are free of charge and open to the whole community. Just read the book and come along to be part of these lively discussions.

One Day You'll Burn Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781492684442
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Poisoned Pen Press - February 4th, 2020

What Waits for You Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781492684473
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Poisoned Pen Press - January 5th, 2021

An Old Man's Game: An Amos Parisman Mystery Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781945551642
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Prospect Park Books - December 3rd, 2019

Reason to Kill: An Amos Parisman Mystery Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781945551864
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Prospect Park Books - September 22nd, 2020

The Satapur Moonstone (A Perveen Mistry Novel) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781641291316
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Soho Crime - March 10th, 2020

Queenie Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501196027
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery/Scout Press - November 5th, 2019

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Writers & Lovers Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802148544
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - February 16th, 2021

The Inn at Lake Devine (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780375704857
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - April 27th, 1999

We Were the Lucky Ones: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399563096
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - January 2nd, 2018