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Afternoon Mystery Book Club
Hillsborough, NC

Adult Mystery Book Club
Vineland Branch Library, San Jose, CA

Book ‘Em
A monthly book club at the Peoria Public Library

The Christie Capers
The Windsor Locks (CT) Public Library's mystery book discussion group

Clinton-Macomb Public Library
A discussion group in the Detroit area

Cloak and Clue Society
Shorewood, Wisconsin

Creek Side Books
A Mystery Book Club in Skaneateles, NY

First Tuesday Afternoon Tea and Mystery Book Club
The Florence-Lauderdale, Alabama, Public Library sponsors this monthly club

Friends of Mystery
Portland, OH

Kent Mystery Book Group
Kent, WA

M is for Mystery Book Club
At the M is for Mystery bookstore in the San Francisco Bay area

Murder by the Book
A monthly discussion group at Houston’s mystery bookstore

Mystery Book Club
Warrenton, Virginia Public Library

Mystery Book Club
Chantilly, VA

Mystery Book Discussion Group
Held monthly at the Cheyenne branch of the Pikes Peak, Colorado, library

Mystery Lovers Bookshop
The Oakmont, Pennsylvania, store has several mystery books clubs for area resident.

Mystery Lovers Club
Tempe, AZ

Mystery Readers Club
Hiawatha, KS

Mystery Readers International
A listing of book clubs by Mystery Readers Journal

New York Mystery Book Club
New York, NY

Night Readers Mystery Book Club
Roseville, CA

Once Upon a Crime
A monthly book club sponsored by the Minneaspolis bookstore

Poisoned Pen
The Scottsdale store has on-site book clubs in several subgenres.

Sweet Tooth Sleuths Mystery Book Club
Cincinnati, OH

Third Tuesday Mystery Book Club
At Lee Booksellers, Lincoln, NE

Under the Magnifying Glass
Bloomington, IL Public Library


Book Buffet

There are sections that are free and sections for members only. Anyone can check the events calendar, book festivals, author birthdays and bios, the features section (which culls the latest book news from a range of sources on the latest literary news, has info on how to manage your book group, and over 250 links to useful web resources), and a Match Feature where people look to find other people to discuss books.

Book Club Resources
Information on book club kits, web resources and discussion guides

Book Muse
BookMuse offers in-depth Muse Notes for avid readers of all ages: questions to spark  discussion, thoughtful commentaries, author bios, leader's tips, suggestions for further  reading.

How to Start a Book Club
General overview and tips

Random House
Book club information for Random House published authors

Read ‘Em Their Writes
A Handbook for Mystery and Crime Fiction Book Discussions by Gary Warren Niebuhr

Reading Group Guides
Guides by title, author, genre, contests, newsletters, a message board, and more

Secrets of the Successful Mystery Book Club

Waukesha Library
Links to resources and discussion guides


Barnes and Noble
A forum where fans can get together and discuss their favorites

Book Sprouts
An online club which allows people to create book clubs, choose books, invite friends, and read and discuss online.

E-mail Book Club
A weekly e-mail newsletter highlighting old and new works

Murder and Mayhem Book Club
This is an online Reading Club that caters to the Mystery, Thriller and Horror Book Genres, featuring many Club and Buddy Reads, as indicated in the schedule section of their database.

Online Mystery Book Club
Each day, Monday through Friday, you receive a free short excerpt that takes about five minutes to read. Over the course of a week, you'll have read two or three chapters of book.


Loganberry Book Club

Murder by the Book
This is a subscription book club sponsored by Murder By the Book bookstore in Denver, CO

Mystery & Romance
A book club for Australian mystery fans

Mystery & Thriller Book Club UK

Mystery Guild
This is the largest mystery novel club with thousands of titles in all subgenres. There is a Canadian version, as well.

Perseverance Press

World of Mystery and Thriller
A fiction subscription club in the UK

Worldwide Mystery Book Club