Summer is the perfect time to get lost in a good mystery series, especially if that series transports you to the cool waters of Lake Michigan.

On Monday, Aug. 5, Patricia Skalka will give a presentation about her Door County Mystery series at 6 p.m. at the Civic Center (156 East First Street) in New Richmond. Skalka’s Dave Cubiak Door County Mysteries pit a former troubled Chicago cop against a roster of clever killers on the Door County Peninsula in the heart of the Midwest.

The most recent title in the series, “Death by the Bay,” was released in May. Find out more about the author’s passion for Door County and her mysteries at And to find out about other engaging mystery series visit Friday Memorial Library. We are always excited to help you find your next great read!