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Jamie Canaves

Jamie Canavés is the Tailored Book Recommendations coordinator and Unusual Suspects mystery newsletter writer. She knows her death will be caused by a TBR stack, never says no to dessert or ‘80s nostalgia, can hold a conversation using only gifs, and spends way too much time asking her goat-dog “What’s in your mouth?!” Tweets: @Oh_Dinky.

When A Loved One Dies: What To Do With Their Books

Coping with a loved one passing is hard enough, so here are some tips to ease you through the process of sorting through their books.

My Reading Life Indicates How Stressed I Am

While I finally found my footing again with reading this year, certain things in my reading life are now indicators of my stress level.

It’s Okay To Be An Adventurous Reader

Go on, do it: read outside your usual comfort zone. A whole new world of amazing experiences could be waiting just beyond that next page.

Police Officer in Breonna Taylor Shooting Returns Book Advance, Wants New Publisher

Jonathan Mattingly, an officer involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor, has returned his advance and is looking for a new publisher.

How I Know the Mystery Genre Is Still Leaving Out Marginalized Voices

Though we've come a long way, there's still a long way to go: how the mystery genre is still leaving out marginalized voices.

2 Recent Historical Mystery Series Starters

There's more where these came from! Discover these recent historical mysteries, each the start of brand new series.

8 Crime Novels With a Dash of Romance

Come for the crime, stay for the will-they-won't-they subplots with these romantic crime novels that have a degree of romance.

An Ode to Audiobooks Improving My Life

From being good company while handling miserable tasks to occupying anxious brain space, here's an ode to audiobooks from a grateful listener.

Mystery Books About Identity

From three characters in a fake family to an anonymous author, both of these mystery books about identity are rooted in its theft or hiding.

12 of the Best April 2021 Mystery Books

Catch up on some of April’s best new mystery releases, including Dial A For Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto.