Mysteries in the Stacks, JCL. May 1-31, all JCL locations.

The game is afoot!

Grab your magnifying glass and your detective hat... Mysteries abound at the library this May!

Enjoy sleuthing all month long at all JCL locations. Some activities even offer the chance to win a prize!

Investigate one of the suspenseful reads compiled here by JCL staff, or discover your own through our catalog or a browse through the shelves!


The Weight of Blood

Laura McHugh

Flavia de Luce series

Alan Bradley

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Arthur Conan Doyle

How to Solve Your Own Murder

Kristin Perrin

Torie O'Shea Mysteries series

Rett MacPherson

Blue Ridge Library Mysteries series

Victoria Gilbert

The Girl in Cabin 13

A.J. Rivers

Lost Birds

Anne Hillerman

Brain Storm

Elaine Viets

The Silent Patient

Alex Michaelides


Take the Key and Lock Her Up

Ally Carter

Not If I Save You First

Ally Carter

The Cousins

Karen McManus

The Agathas

Kathleen Glasgow

How We Fall Apart

Katie Zhao

The Inheritance Games

Jennifer Lynn Barnes

The Lake

Natasha Preston

Firekeeper's Daughter

Angeline Boulley

By Any Other Name

Erin Cotter

Blood Debts

Terry J. Benton-Walker


The Mystery at Lilac Inn

Carolyn Keene

Mystery on Magnolia Circle

Kate Klise

Why Did the Monster Cross the Road

R.L. Stine

The Lost Library

Rebecca Stead

The Boxcar Children Mystery series

Gertrude Chandler Warner

The Bad Beginning

Lemony Snicket