The Mystery, Crime, and Thriller Group

Jul/ Aug 2014 Group Reads (We have 2 for this period - The Silent Wife by A.S.A Harrison and Triptych by Karin Slaughter _ _ _ _ _

“It was a dark and stormy night. Lightning flashed and thunder rolled across the sky. Rain spattered a mysterious, hooded stranger who peered over the hedgerow at the darkened, quiet house.”

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The Silent Wife
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Start date
July 15, 2014
Finish date
August 14, 2014
Discussion
Group Read Discussions
Why we're reading this
2nd Place in the July/August 2014 Poll
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Triptych
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Start date
July 15, 2014
Finish date
August 14, 2014
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Why we're reading this
1st Place July/August Poll
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