Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club

April Selection

Anatomist's Apprentice bookcoverJoin us for a discussion of Tessa Harris's The Anatomist's Apprentice, on April 5. Set in 18th Century England, follow the twists and turns as Dr. Thomas Silkstone a Philadelphia anatomist, researches the death of Lady Lydia Farrell's brother. Did her husband murder the victim to gain his inheritance? Based on solid historical research, this is as much history of forensic science as it is a detective story.

The Cleveland Park Mystery Book Club meets the first Thursday of every month, at 6:30 p.m., at Barnes & Noble, 12th and E Streets N.W.