First Friday Book Group

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Book Group: A Foreign Country by Charles Cummings

ravenbookstore Fri, 09/12/2014 - 3:48pm
A Foreign Country: A Novel (Thomas Kell #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250049056
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 22nd, 2014

From Charles Cumming, the internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of The Trinity Six, comes a compelling tale of deceit and betrayal, conspiracy and redemption: A Foreign Country


Book Group: Light of the World by James Lee Burke

ravenbookstore Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:21pm
Light of the World: A Dave Robicheaux Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781476710778
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Published: Pocket Books - June 24th, 2014

New York Times bestselling author and “America’s best novelist” (The Denver Post) James Lee Burke is back with the twentieth mystery in the masterful Dave Robicheaux series.

Sadist and serial killer Asa Surrette narrowly escaped the death penalty for the string of heinous murders he committed while capital punishment was outlawed in Kansas.


Book Group: Enigma by Robert Harris

ravenbookstore Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:14pm
Enigma: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780804115483
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 1996

"LITERATE AND SAVVY . . . BRIMS WITH WARTIME INTRIGUE."
--The Washington Post Book World


Book Group: Night Film by Marisha Pessl

ravenbookstore Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:08pm

We'll meet the second Friday of the month because of Labor Day.

Night Film: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812979787
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 2014

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
NPR • Cosmopolitan • Kirkus Reviews • BookPage


Book Group: The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affairs by Joel Dicker

ravenbookstore Mon, 06/16/2014 - 3:37pm
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143126683
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Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014

Instant New York Times Bestseller

“Unimpeachably terrific.” —The New York Times Book Review

A twisty, fast-paced, cinematic literary thriller, and an ingenious book within a book, for fans of Ruth Ware, Shari Lapena, and Donna Tartt


Book Group: Crime of Privilege by Walter Walker

ravenbookstore Fri, 05/02/2014 - 2:29pm

We're meeting one week later this month to avoid the July 4th holiday.

Crime of Privilege: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345548375
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 11th, 2014

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE SACRAMENTO BEE

In the tradition of Scott Turow, William Landay, and Nelson DeMille, Crime of Privilege is a stunning thriller about power, corruption, and the law in America—and the dangerous ways they come together.

 
A murder on Cape Cod. A rape in Palm Beach.
 


Mr. Churchhill's Secretary by Susan MacNeal

ravenbookstore Fri, 05/02/2014 - 2:26pm
Mr. Churchill's Secretary: A Maggie Hope Mystery Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780553593617
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Published: Bantam - April 3rd, 2012

For fans of Jacqueline Winspear, Laurie R. King, and Anne Perry, Mr. Churchill’s Secretary captures the drama of an era of unprecedented challenge—and the greatness that rose to meet it.


Book Group: Great Leader by Jim Harrison

ravenbookstore Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:55am

Retired Detective Sunderson must get past his troubles with alcohol if he and an unlikely 16-year-old sidekick are ever going to expose an elusive cult leader called The Great Leader.

The Great Leader: A Faux Mystery Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780802145987
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Published: Grove Press - October 30th, 2012

Rapturously received by critics and enthusiastically embraced by readers, The Great Leader is an enthralling, blackly comic take on the detective story that follows a retired detective in hilarious and bold pursuit of a sinister cult leader.


Lincoln Deception by David Stewart

ravenbookstore Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:53am

In March 1900, as former Congressman John Bingham of Ohio lies dying, he begins to tell a strange tale to his physician, Dr. Jamie Fraser. Bingham famously prosecuted eight members of John Wilkes Booth's plot to kill Lincoln. But during the 1865 trial, conspirator Mary Surratt divulged a secret so explosive it could shatter the republic.

The Lincoln Deception (A Fraser and Cook Mystery #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780758290670
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Published: Kensington - August 27th, 2013

A deathbed confession and a long-hidden conspiracy are at the heart of a riveting historical mystery centered on the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.


Book Group: Trust Your Eyes by Linwood Barclay

ravenbookstore Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:40am

Thomas Kilbride is a schizophrenic who spends his days and nights on a Web site called Whirl360. He travels the world without ever leaving his bedroom and memorizes the details of every street in every city. Then one day, he sees an image that looks like a woman being murdered in a window in New York City. Thomas's brother, Ray, knows Thomas's paranoia all too well.

Trust Your Eyes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451414175
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Published: Berkley - July 2nd, 2013

Thomas Kilbride is a schizophrenic who spends his days and nights on a Web site called Whirl360. He travels the world without ever leaving his bedroom and memorizes the details of every street in every city. Then one day, he sees an image that looks like a woman being murdered in a window in New York City. Thomas’s brother, Ray, knows Thomas’s paranoia all too well.


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