• search-icon

13 Mystery and Thriller Books That Inspired Films

These mysteries and thrillers are sure to get your heart racing—whether they're on the page or the screen.

By Aliza Polkes

GIVEAWAY: Win a Bundle of Sinister Summer Reads

Enter for your chance to win five chilling mysteries jam-packed with murder and revenge.

By Murder & Mayhem Staff

9 Delightful Cozy Mystery Series to Crack Open This Summer

Thrilling mysteries and lively sleuths bring the heat.

By MacKenzie Stuart

8 Riveting Romantic Thriller Books

Get ready for crime-solving duos with sizzling chemistry.

By MacKenzie Stuart

12 Mystery Books by LGBTQ Authors

Celebrate Pride Month with these gripping whodunits by LGBTQ writers.

By Shannon Raphael

8 Heart-Stopping Anthony Bruno Books

The veteran crime writer knew how to get your pulse racing.

By MacKenzie Stuart

11 Mystery and Thriller Books to Dive into This Summer

These riveting reads belong at the top of your summer TBR list.

By Matthew Thompson

Tabletop Gaming Takes A Bloody Turn in Kristin McFarland’s No Saving Throw

Read an excerpt from Kristin McFarland’s much-anticipated nerdy murder mystery novel.

By Xavier Piedra

8 Eric Van Lustbader Books That Will Delight Any Conspiracy Theorist

Dive into thrilling espionage tales filled with lies, conspiracies, and pulse-pounding action.

By Xavier Piedra

10 Thrilling Sherlock Holmes Books

Dive into the greatest cases of literature’s most beloved detective.

By Xavier Piedra

15 Forgotten Female Mystery Writers from the Golden Age and Beyond

The Queens of Crime weren't the only women writing during the Golden Age.

By Catherine Phelan

7 Mystery Books for Fans of Andrea Camilleri

Rogue detectives, stunning Italian settings, and so much more. 

By Sarah Mangiola

Fatal Remedies: 12 Essential Donna Leon Books

Something sinister is afoot in the city of Venice...

By Shannon Raphael

scroll up