Murder & Booze Book Club – The Only One Left by Riley Sager

Event Details

Murder and Booze Book Club. April 17th at 6:00 PM. Crews Inn.

Join the Library at the Crews Inn for our mystery, thriller, and true crime book club! Enjoy a cold one and grab an appetizer while we discuss The Only One Left by Riley Sager. Get your copies now!

Register online or call (586) 329-1261

We are meeting at:

Crews Inn

31988 N River Rd, Harrison Twp, MI 48045

Book Description

Now reduced to a schoolyard chant, the Hope family murders shocked the Maine coast one bloody night in 1929. While most people assume seventeen-year-old Lenora was responsible, the police were never able to prove it. Other than her denial after the killings, she has never spoken publicly about that night, nor has she set foot outside Hope’s End, the cliffside mansion where the massacre occurred.

It’s now 1983, and home-health aide Kit McDeere arrives at a decaying Hope’s End to care for Lenora after her previous nurse fled in the middle of the night. In her seventies and confined to a wheelchair, Lenora was rendered mute by a series of strokes and can only communicate with Kit by tapping out sentences on an old typewriter. One night, Lenora uses it to make a tantalizing offer—I want to tell you everything.

As Kit helps Lenora write about the events leading to the Hope family massacre, it becomes clear there’s more to the tale than people know. But when new details about her predecessor’s departure come to light, Kit starts to suspect Lenora might not be telling the complete truth—and that the seemingly harmless woman in her care could be far more dangerous than she first thought.

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