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The Great Reads Book Club meets the third Saturday of each month at 11 AM (previously the 3rd Wednesday) in both the library and on Zoom. For more information or access to the Zoom meeting, please visit the Great Reads Book Club page or contact the library. You will need to contact the library or a book club member for the password to access the Zoom meeting. There is no pressure… just a chance to share your opinions or listen in as others share theirs. Copies of each month’s title will be available at the front desk of the library for book club participants. You may also request a copy via the catalog. Many titles are also available in audiobook or large print editions. Prefer a digital edition? Some of these titles will be available in ebook or eaudio formats. Don't forget to search OverDrive & hoopla. Please contact the library if you would like to join us! If you have questions, you can call the library at 507-537-7003 or email us at library@marshalllyonlibrary.org.

17 December 2022

Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey

Leviathan Wakes

James S.A. Corey - Orbit
Format: Paperback

The first book in the landmark Expanse series, now a major television series from Syfy! Leviathan Wakes is James S. A. Corey's first novel in the epic, New York Times bestselling series the Expanse, a modern masterwork of science fiction where humanity has colonized the solar...
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21 January 2023

Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel

Richard Osman - Pamela Dorman Books
Format: Hardcover

"A little beacon of pleasure in the midst of the gloom...SUCH FUN!"--Kate Atkinson, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Big SkyFour septuagenarians with a few tricks up their sleevesA female cop with her first big caseA brutal murderWelcome to...THE THURSDAY MURDER CLUBIn...
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The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel

Richard Osman
Format: Large Print

[LARGE PRINT] In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet weekly in the Jigsaw Room to discuss unsolved crimes; together they call themselves The Thursday Murder Club. When a local developer is found dead with a mysterious photograph left next to the body, the Thursday...

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18 February 2023

Murder on the Red River by Marcie R. Rendon

Murder on the Red River

Marcie R. Rendon
Format: Paperback

One Book, One Minnesota Selection for Summer 2021 Introducing Cash Blackbear, a young Ojibwe woman whose visions and grit help solve a brutal murder in this award-winning debut. 1970s, Red River Valley between North Dakota and Minnesota: Renee "Cash" Blackbear is 19 years old and tough...
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Murder on the Red River

Marcie R Rendon - Cinco Puntos Press
Format: Paperback

[Paperback] Cash and Sheriff Wheaton make for a strange partnership. He pulled her from her mother's wrecked car when she was three. He's kept an eye out for her ever since. It's a tough place to live - northern Minnesota along the Red River. Cash navigated through foster...

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18 March 2023

Beartown by Fredrik Backman

Beartown: A Novel

Fredrik Backman - Washington Square Press
Format: Paperback

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove returns with Beartown - an instant New York Times bestseller - about a forgotten town fractured by scandal, and the amateur hockey team that might just change everything.People say Beartown is finished. A tiny community nestled...
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Beartown

Fredrik Backman - Thorndike Press Large Print
Format: Book

[LARGE PRINT] From the New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove, My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She's Sorry, and Britt-Marie Was Here, comes a poignant, charming novel about a forgotten town fractured by scandal, and the amateur...

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Beartown: A Novel

Fredrik Backman - Simon & Schuster Audio
Format: Audiobook

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove returns with Beartown - an instant New York Times bestseller - about a forgotten town fractured by scandal, and the amateur hockey team that might just change everything.People say Beartown is finished. A tiny community nestled...
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15 April 2023

The Stolen Hours by Allen Eskens

The Stolen Hours

Allen Eskens - Mulholland Books
Format: Hardcover

Lila Nash is on the verge of landing her dream job - working as a prosecutor under the Hennepin County Attorney - and has finally settled into a happy life with her boyfriend, Joe Talbert. But when a new case crosses her desk, things take a personal turn. Sadie Vauk has been pulled from...
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The stolen hours

Allen Eskens; Christine Lakin; MacLeod Andrews; Tina Huang - Hachette Book Group
Format: Audiobook

In a race against an evil mastermind, it will take everything Lila's got to outsmart a killer, andto escape the dark hold of her own past.
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20 May 2023

The Diamond Eye by Kate Quinn

The Diamond Eye: A Novel

Kate Quinn - William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling author of The Rose Code returns with an unforgettable World War II tale of a quiet librarian who becomes history's deadliest female sniper. Based on a true story.In the snowbound city of Kiev, wry and bookish history student Mila Pavlichenko organizes...
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The Diamond Eye: A Novel

Kate Quinn - HarperLuxe; Large type / Large print edition
Format: Paperback

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The Diamond Eye CD: A Novel

Kate Quinn - HarperAudio; Unabridged edition
Format: Audiobook

The New York Times bestselling author of The Rose Code returns with an unforgettable World War II tale of a quiet librarian who becomes history's deadliest female sniper. Based on a true story.In the snowbound city of Kiev, wry and bookish history student Mila Pavlichenko organizes...
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17 June 2023

In the Belly of Jonah by Sandra Brannan

In the Belly of Jonah: A Liv Bergen Mystery

Sandra Brannan - Greenleaf Book Group Press; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

In the Belly of Jonah is a fast-paced mystery with a likable protagonist and an intricately woven narrative brimming with bizarre yet believable twists. The first in a series, the book expertly lays the groundwork for Liv Bergen, amateur sleuth, and her love interest, FBI Agent Streeter...
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15 July 2023

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

Erik Larson - Alexandria Library
Format: Hardcover

Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair's brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country's...
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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America

Erik Larson - Thorndike Press; Lrg Rep edition
Format: Large Print

[LARGE PRINT] A New York Times Bestseller, Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime, A Library Journal Best Book of the Year -- Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth...

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The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, Madness, and the Fair that Changed America

Erik Larson
Format: Audio CD

Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century.

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18 August 2023

Little Wolves by Thomas Maltman

Little Wolves

Thomas Maltman - Soho Press
Format: Book

A tragic act of violence echoes through a small Minnesota town.

Set on the Minnesota prairie in the late 1980s during a drought season that’s pushing family farms to the brink, Little Wolves features the intertwining stories of a father searching for answers after his son commits...

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Little Wolves

Thomas Maltman - Thorndike Press; Lrg edition
Format: Large Print

[LARGE PRINT] An Indie Next Pick -- Set on the Minnesota prairie in the late 1980s during a drought that?s pushing family farms to the brink, Little Wolves features the intertwining stories of a father searching for answers after his son commits a heinous murder, and a pastor?s wife...

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Little Wolves

Thomas James Maltman - Blackstone Audiobooks
Format: Audiobook

Set on the Minnesota prairie in the late 1980s during a drought season that's pushing family farms to the brink, Little Wolves features the intertwining stories of a father searching for answers after his son commits a heinous murder, and a pastor's wife (and washed-out scholar...
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