Book Group

The Friends of Mystery Book Group meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at the Belmont Branch Library (1038 SE Cesar Chavez Blvd.). Please note that some meeting times may vary. See individual months for variations.

Please note: the February meeting has been moved to Wednesday, February 27th. The time and location are the same.


January, Dear Daughter, by Elizabeth Little

February, The Late Monsieur Gallet, by Georges Simenon (Meeting on February 27, 2019)

March, The Lanvin Murders, by Angela Sanders

April, Friday the Rabbi Slept Late, by Harry Kemelman

May, “Y” Is for Yesterday, by Sue Grafton

June, The Chalk Man, by C.J. Tudor

July, Three Graves Full, by Jamie Mason

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Previous Readings

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Bloody Thursdays

Our 2018-2019 Season is well under way. In March, we will feature a panel on mystery and crime graphic novels. Nancy Rommelmann joins us in May to discuss her book To the Bridge: A True Story of Motherhood and Murder. We close out our exciting year in May with a panel of mystery graphic novelists.

For 2018-2019, we will continue to be at TaborSpace at 5441 SE Belmont St. Portland, OR 97215.