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14 Mike Lawson Political Thrillers That Explore D.C.'s Dark Side

Expertly crafted thrillers by an Edgar-nominated master of the genre.

By Stephen Lovely

[CLOSED] Win Five High-Velocity Thrillers from Scottish Crime Writer Val McDermid

Plus five runners-up will receive McDermid's latest Tony Hill and Carol Jordan thriller, How the Dead Speak.

By Matthew Thompson

17 of the Best Spy Novels for Espionage Lovers

CIA, FBI, MI5: Pick your poison with these thrilling spy novels.

By Murder & Mayhem Staff

13 Cold War Thriller Books for the Spy in All of Us

For your eyes only: a baker’s dozen of thrilling titles from the age of paranoia.

By Stephen Lovely

[CLOSED] Win All Eight Books in Marc Cameron’s Action-Packed Jericho Quinn Thriller Series

Plus, ten runners-up will receive Cameron's newest pulse-pounding thriller, Active Measures.

By MacKenzie Stuart

13 Best Ken Bruen Books for Crime Fiction Fans

An Irish master of crime fiction, Ken Bruen writes novels with serious grit and characters with serious flaws.

By Orrin Grey

14 Suspenseful Halloween Books That'll Keep You Guessing

By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes...

By Olivia Mason & Kelsey McConnell

11 Contemporary Detective Novels You Need to Read

Say goodbye to Sherlock and hello to Kurt Wallander, Guido Brunetti, and more.

By MacKenzie Stuart

11 New Cozy Mysteries to Crack Open This Fall

Just in time for sweater weather—cozy up with these mysterious new reads!

By MacKenzie Stuart

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

Dead Before Dying: 13 Pulse-Pounding Deon Meyer Books

Dive headfirst into the South African writer’s dizzying thrillers.

By Orrin Grey

This Haunting New Psychological Thriller Will Be Your Next Obsession

A curse plagues an isolated boarding school in Sara Faring’s The Tenth Girl.

By MacKenzie Stuart

A Killing Kindness: 13 Gritty Mysteries By Dagger Award-Winning Author Reginald Hill

Hill "raised the classical British mystery to new heights" with his thrilling crime tales. Here's a baker's dozen of his best.

By Stephen Lovely

Murder in the White House: 11 Gripping Margaret Truman Books

When it comes to crime stories set in Washington, D.C., this former First Daughter is unmatched.

By Stephen Lovely

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