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.
Interview: Ann Dávila Cardinal On FIVE MIDNIGHTS and Puerto Rico
Ann Dávila Cardinal talks about FIVE MIDNIGHTS, her new novel based on the el Cuco myth, as well as Puerto Rican identity,...
If Crime Novels Were Food
A reader rounds up eight scrumptious crime novels and compares them to everything from McDonald's to the best steak dinner. Have a...
I Read the Unpublished MAN FROM U.N.C.L.E. Novel And I Must Scream
A reader dissects THE FINAL AFFAIR, an unpublished novel from the tie-in series for the popular and enduring spy show The Man...
United States of a Mystery: Essential Illinois Crime Fiction
Duchess of Detective Fiction Tracy Clark shares some of the best Illinois crime fiction as we continue a national tour of mystery...
50 Must-Read Crime Titles from July and August 2019
Catch some rays while reading about people catching criminals in these 50 must-read summer 2019 crime books being released in July and August!
A Teen Assassin and Other Favorite Mysteries And Thrillers!
Your mystery and thriller loving TBR wants these great new releases and backlist crime books!
United States of a Mystery: Essential Florida Crime Fiction
Alex Segura joins Book Riot contributor Matt Coleman on his tour of the country's best mysteries with some essential Florida crime fiction.
Why is This Ted Bundy Book So Hard to Find?
Ted Bundy's girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, wrote a book about her life with the serial killer before he was convicted. But why is it so hard to find?
3 on a YA Theme: Summer YA Mystery Releases for Your TBR
Add a little intrigue to your summer reading with these three summer 2019 YA mystery novels releasing in the next few months!
Do Crime Like an Edwardian: 11 Nonfiction Recommendations
The Victorians were more famous for their love of crime, but the Edwardians were no slouches either! Here are 11 great Edwardian true crime reads!
5 True Crime Books to Read With Your Book Club
A list of jaw-dropping books to read with your true crime book club. Including dinosaur fraud, serial killers, Agatha Christie and data hacking.
Harper Lee’s Writing About A Preacher Serial Killer and Other Favorite Mysteries and Thrillers
Your mystery and thriller loving TBR wants these great new releases and backlist mysteries!
8 of the Best Private Detectives in Mystery Series
Who's your favorite detective of mystery? We've pulled together a list of some of the best private detectives in mystery series for...
7 Books Like THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR That Will Have You Side-Eyeing Your Neighbors
These seven psychological domestic thrillers will have fans of books like The Couple Next Door side-eyeing their neighbors.
Crime Fiction as Self-Care
Some people meditate or do yoga. Reading crime fiction is my version of self-care. Here's why.