The Richard and Judy Summer Book Club 2019

The Richard and Judy Summer Book Club 2019

Welcome to the new Richard and Judy 2019 Book Club, featuring six new titles chosen by our favourite book-loving couple to get us reading, thinking and talking about exciting new stories. As usual, we will have everything you need to get the most out of the book club, including reviews by Richard and Judy! Get reading today and join in with the conversation online afterwards.

An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena

Weekend guests arriving at stunningly beautiful – and stunningly remote – Mitchell’s Inn don’t realise that there will be no escape… other than that provided by sudden death... Read More

Dark Sacred Night by Michael Connelly

Why can’t LAPD detective Harry Bosch just let things go? Why has the murder of Daisy Clayton got under his skin? Detective Renee Ballard doesn’t get it. But soon she’s as obsessed as Bosch. Because if he’s right, a serial killer is on the loose – and he’ll strike again... Read More

The Lost Man by Jane Harper

The reasons for murder in a city can be lost in the heat and noise of the metropolis. But death in the outback is a different matter. Two brothers want to know why their middle sibling apparently walked to his death in the desert. Their search for the truth will have you utterly gripped... Read More

The Stranger Diaries by Elly Griffiths

Clare Cassidy teaches literature and runs an annual course on Gothic novels. Then gruesome fiction becomes grotesque reality when a colleague is killed and a Gothic quotation left by the body. A really spooky, unsettling and macabre tale...Read More

Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman

They are the perfect couple. So why shouldn’t they be capable of the perfect crime? Erin and Mark are on their dream honeymoon when they find an unbelievable amount of money. It’s obviously been stolen. Is it theft to steal from a thief? Possibly not. But very, very dangerous... Read More

An Unsuitable Woman by Kat Gordon

Kenya, soon after the Great War. For the grand princes and princesses of empire, east Africa is a seductive, steamy, sensual Garden of Eden. But there is a serpent in Paradise. Kat Gordon summons up a lost era as if it were yesterday, laced with lust, secrets and betrayal... Read More