Libby Keating’s quiet life is shaken when she literally trips over a dead man on her front porch. Even more ominous is the blank crossword puzzle left with him that is addressed to her twin sister. Fatal Deduction by Gayle Roper is the latest book to feature crossword clues to doubly involve the reader in the solution of the mystery. The Crossword Murder is the first of the Nero Blanc series which pairs crossword editor Belle Graham and PI Rosco Polycrates. Begin Parnell Hall’s series with A Clue for the Puzzle Lady and include the recent release The Sudoku Puzzle Murders. Fans of the number game may also enjoy The Sudoku Murder by Shelley Freydont and Death by Sudoku by Kaye Morgan.
Speaking of puzzles, there is still time to “Get in the Game – Read!” with the summer reading program. Complete a BINGO card and spin our wheel to determine which prize (books, puzzles, games) you win in addition to entering the grand prize drawings.