Police procedurals, cozy mysteries, psychological thrillers, true crime: whatever your mystery 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. Now go crack those cases!

8 Christmas Cozy Mysteries For a Bloody Good Holiday

There's something about solving the mystery, finding the killer, and then cozying up in front of the fire with these Christmas cozy mysteries.

What Makes a Good Mystery Series?

What is it about a good mystery series that makes readers like me commit for multiple novels, dozens of murders, and thousands of pages?

9 Macabre Medical Mystery Books

Medicine can be fascinating, but also bloody, mysterious and sinister. It's not surprising that it has inspired many medical mystery books, like Lakewood by Megan Giddings.

These are the 10 Most Popular Mystery Books On TikTok

What mysteries made BookTok love reading again? What novels could TikTok readers not put down? Find the most popular mystery books on TikTok.

7 Signs You Might Be Stuck In a Cozy Mystery Series

Do you find yourself in a charming bakery with a dead body where everyone's speaking in puns? You might be in a cozy mystery.

What is Roman Noir? A Brief History of the Genre

What is Roman noir and how is it connected to film noir? Here is a brief history of the genre, starting with its beginnings in German film.

13 November Mystery, Thrillers, and True Crime Releases

November is full of exciting stuff for mystery fans, from a new procedural series set in Colorado to vigilante historical fiction.

8 Page-Turning Mysteries and Thrillers About Sisters

From powerful and tense to loving or dramatic, these mysteries and thrillers about sisters explore the complexity of sisterly dynamics, including Like a Sister by Kelly Garrett.

So You’re Stuck in a Cozy Mystery: A Survival Kit

Listen, if you’re planning a life of amateur sleuthing, you’re going to have to be prepared. First, you need to look like a detective.

Murder Reading For Fans of BAD SISTERS (AKA JP Must Die!)

Whether you want terrible MCs who simply must die, a whydunnit, or some killer sister drama, these books like BAD SISTERS scratch the itch.