10 Classic Mystery Novels Everyone Should Read

These tried and true mystery books are sure to become new favorites.

Cover of classic mystery book The Name of the Rose
The Woman in White

The Woman in White

By Wilkie Collins

The Sign of the Four

The Sign of the Four

By Arthur Conan Doyle

Book cover of mystery book The Hollow by Agatha Christie

The Hollow

By Agatha Christie

Book cover of mystery book The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

The Big Sleep

By Raymond Chandler

Book cover of mystery novel The League of Frightened Men by Rex Stout

The League of Frightened Men

By Rex Stout

On Beulah Height

On Beulah Height

By Reginald Hill

Book cover of mystery novel Gorky Park by Martin Cruz Smith

Gorky Park

By Martin Cruz Smith

Book cover of mystery novel The Snowman by Jo Nesbo

The Snowman

By Jo Nesbo

Book cover of mystery book The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco

The Name of the Rose

By Umberto Eco

Death at La Fenice

Death at La Fenice

By Donna Leon