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#Mystery/Thriller

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.

11 Mystery and Suspense Authors Like Gillian Flynn

Trying to find intensely thrilling books with provocative crimes and compelling characters? Here are 11 mystery and suspense authors like Gillian Flynn.

DIE HARD at a Rest Stop and More Must-Read Mystery and Thrillers

New and backlist mystery & thriller books to add to your must-read TBR!

6 Mystery Novels Set in Scotland

Enjoy the intrigue and atmosphere of Scotland, and solve some crimes from the comfort of your couch, with these mystery books set in Scotland.

Legendary Mystery Writer Mary Higgins Clark Has Died at 92

A look at the life and legacy of Mary Higgins Clark, who died on Friday, January 31 at age 92.

The (Legal) Thrill Is On: 14 Authors Like John Grisham

Do you enjoy John Grisham novels? Are you looking to read more from authors like John Grisham? Look no further because we have you covered.

6 Ideas For Nancy Drew’s 90th Birthday (That Aren’t Killing Her)

Let's replace the garbage that is this Nancy Drew 90th birthday storyline wherein she's killed off for a Hardy Boys mystery with these superior ideas.

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Nancy Drew?

Nancy Drew has been busily solving crimes since 1930. But how well do you know the legendary girl detective? Take this quiz to find out!

A (Mostly) Definitive Ranking of Sherlock Holmes Adaptations

With more than 250 Sherlock Holmes adaptations, there’s no way to rank them all. But here's a start of the best in TV and movie adaptations.  

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 girls in thrillers.

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 Folk.

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 surround the series.

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 on cocktail or mocktail preference.