Tuesdays with Murder Book Group

Baraboo Public Library, 230 Fourth Avenue, Baraboo, WI

This book group is for anyone who enjoys reading mysteries. We generally focus on an author or a theme, and everyone chooses a pertinent book to read and share with the group. Tuesdays with Murder meets at the library on the third Tuesday of each month. New members are welcome!

The August book/theme selection includes books set in the African nation of Botswana. Readers may focus on the Detective David "Kubu" Bengu of the Botswana Criminal Investigation Department series by Michael Stanley or the No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith. Choose one of the following books to read and join us!

Michael Stanley is the name used by the writing team of Michael Sears (a Botswana resident) and Stanley Trollip (a dual citizen of the United States and Botswana). Titles in the Detective David "Kubu" Bengu of the Botswana Criminal Investigation Department series include:
A Carrion Death (2008)
The Second Death of Goodluck Tinubu (also known as A Deadly Trade) (2009)
Death of the Mantis (2011)
Deadly Harvest (2013)
A Death in the Family (2015)
Dying to Live (2017)

Books in the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series by British-Zimbabwean writer Alexander McCall Smith include:
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (1998)
Tears of the Giraffe (2000)
Morality for Beautiful Girls (2001)
The Kalahari Typing School for Men (2002)
The Full Cupboard of Life (2003)
In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (also known as: The Night-Time Dancer) (2004)
Blue Shoes and Happiness (2006)
The Good Husband of Zebra Drive (2007)
The Miracle at Speedy Motors (2008)
Tea Time for the Traditionally Built (2009)
The Double Comfort Safari Club (2010)
The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party (2011)
The Limpopo Academy of Private Detection (2012)
The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon (2013)
The Slice of No. 1 Celebration Storybook (ebook only) (2013)
The Handsome Man's De Luxe Café (2014)
The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine (2015)
Precious and Grace (2016)
The House of Unexpected Sisters (2017)
The Colours of all the Cattle (2018)
To the Land of Long Lost Friends (2019)


Joan Wheeler 608-356-6166
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