Police procedurals, cozy mysteries, psychological thrillers: whatever your mystery fiction flavor, we’ve got recommendations on the best mystery books out there, from diverse authors writing in every mystery sub-genre. Get your whodunit (orwhatdunit, if you like a supernatural mystery) fix with posts from our mystery/thriller-reading contributors.
Women Have Always Loved Reading Thrillers—Just Ask the Victorians
Thrillers are having a moment, but this trend started in the 19th century. Domestic thrillers and sensation fiction have more in common than you may think.
The United States of Wrongdoing: 50 Great Books About True Crimes
Love to read about true crime? Then do we have a list for you! Learn about wrongdoing from all over the USA with 50 Must-Read True Crime Books.
12 (Mostly) Enamel Pins For Mystery and True Crime Fans
Whether you're a Murderino, Clue fan, or Agatha Christie stan, wear your fandom with some of the best mystery enamel pins for mystery and true crime fans.
10 of the Best True Crime Books
These true crime books about everything from con artists to unsolved murders and the justice system will keep you turning those pages.
True Crime: Beyond Serial Killers And Sensationalized Crimes
A look at the true crime genre beyond victim blaming, sensationalizing, and serial killer obsession.
5 Historical Mysteries That Combine Real History With Whodunnit
Historical mysteries are a great way to combine information about past societies and cultures with the suspense of a cozy whodunnit!
Female Crime Fighters in Fiction
Celebrate some of the fiercest kick-ass ladies of fiction and mystery with this list of the best fictional female crime fighters.
10 Historical True Crime Books That Are Stranger Than Fiction
These historical true crime books delve into murder and other crimes from decades and centuries past, and present stories that are stranger...
10 of the Best Detectives from Recent Crime Novels
Pick up one of these 10 great crime novels featuring the best recent detectives in literature, and then sit back and watch them do their stuff.
10 Novels for True Crime Lovers
So you love true crime, but you also love fiction. In that case, these ten novels should help bridge the gap between...
Thieves, Drugs, and Cons: 7 True Crime Books Not About Murder
Whether you're simply in the mood for something different or can't stomach homicide, it's nice to dive into some true crime books not about murder.
The Best International True Crime Books You’ve Never Heard Of
Explore true crime across the world with this list of some of the most fascinating international true crime books out there.
A Newbie’s Guide to Reading True Crime
In this newbie's guide to reading true crime, we look at the classics and must-reads, followed by books about the people who work alongside crime.
9 Crime Novels for Horror Fans
Whether you're a horror fan or a crime fiction reader who wants to try something different, you'll want to check out these crime novels for horror fans.
Noir by Women, Not Just Femme Fatales
The femme fatale is a popular character in noir, but women inhabit the genre beyond those characters. Explore the world of noir...