The vote was a draw so I have had to step in and choose between the two winning books. I don’t normally vote so times like this are a one off.
This month we are reading;
A Dark Matter by Doug Johnstone
Meet the Skelfs: well-known Edinburgh family, proprietors of a long-established funeral-home business, and private investigators…
When patriarch Jim dies, it’s left to his wife Dorothy, daughter Jenny and granddaughter Hannah to take charge of both businesses, kicking off an unexpected series of events.
Dorothy discovers mysterious payments to another woman, suggesting that Jim wasn’t the husband she thought he was. Hannah’s best friend Mel has vanished from university, and the simple adultery case that Jenny takes on leads to something stranger and far darker than any of them could have imagined.
As the women struggle to come to terms with their grief, and the demands of the business threaten to overwhelm them, secrets from the past emerge, which change everything…
The next meeting will be Monday 5th October at 8pm (UK timezone). As always I will email you to let you know details. If you are not yet a member of the crime book club but wish to join in this month, then please feel free to sign up HERE.
See you soon!