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.
What All Those Dead Girls Say About Us
Kit Frick, author of the forthcoming YA thriller I KILLED ZOE SPANOS, continues the conversation about the trend of dead and dying...
How to Find Free Mystery Books Online
Where exactly can you find these elusive free mystery books? These are our recommendations for getting started and sleuthing them out.
The Final Folk of Thrillers and Horror
A reader considers the Final Girl trope and notes thriller and horror novels that skew from the norm to bring us Final...
10 Captivating Books Like THE DA VINCI CODE
Looking for a historical thriller as captivating as Dan Brown's work? Check out these ten books like THE DA VINCI CODE that are great read-alikes.
How Nancy Drew Helped Me Reject Toxic Masculinity and Gender Roles
A reader on taking to Nancy Drew and how the teen sleuth helped him defy the gender norms and toxic masculinity that...
Curl Up With These Cozy Cat Mystery Books
Hopefully one of these cat mystery books catch your interest for a 'purr'fect reading session with a warm blanket and warm beverage.
What’s Your Next Thrill Ride Read, Based on Your Favorite Cocktail or Mocktail?
If you enjoy a tasty beverage and a good thriller, we've got a quiz to help you find your next thriller based...
Mystery as a Gateway to Other Genres
Whether you're a mystery reader looking to explore other genres or vice versa, we've got the gateway mystery read to help you...
United States of a Mystery: Essential Louisiana Crime Fiction
Continue your tour of the United States of mystery in the American South with these essential Louisiana crime fiction books.
16 Mystery Book Recs Based on Films and TV Shows
Find your next mystery and thriller read based on your favorite films and TV shows!
Top 10 Nancy Drew Book Covers
Those yellow hardback Nancy Drew book covers are almost as iconic as the girl detective herself. But which ones are the best? Read on to find out!
Read Harder: A Mystery Where The Victim(s) Is Not A Woman
We're talking about gendered violence and rounding up mystery books where a woman isn't the victim for this task of the 2020...
A Reluctant Spy, Lady Sherlock, and More Must-Read Mystery and Thrillers
From recent releases to backlist, mystery & thriller books that are must-reads!
Quiz: What Should Be My Next Twisty Read?
Take this short quiz to find out which book should be your next twisty book! Between psychological thrillers and detective stories, we've got you covered.
Great Noir By Women
Love noir, but want to read more female authors? We feel ya! Check out our list of great noir by women to get your hardbitten mystery on.