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8 Essential Rex Stout Mystery Books

Discover the works of one of the genre's most influential writers.

By Olivia Mason

Everyone's Favorite Pottery Thief Goes Back to School—And Gets a Lesson in Murder

In the latest installment of J. Michael Orenduff's series, Hubie Schuze is suspected of killing one of his art students.

By Olivia Mason

Miss Maud Silver is Called to Investigate a Criminal Conspiracy in Grey Mask

After being away for several years, Charles Moray finds that a deadly, shocking surprise awaits him in England.

By Olivia Mason

British Crime Novelist Elly Griffiths’ Ruth Galloway Series is Your Next Must-Read

With the 10th book in the series, The Dark Angel, just released, it's time to catch up with the crime-solving archaeologist who has been captivating audiences for almost a decade.

By Sarah Mangiola

Desperate: A Dream Come True Becomes a Couple's Worst Nightmare

In accepting Lily as their surrogate, have hopeful parents Gage and Anna made a deal with the devil?

By Olivia Mason

A Medical Examiner and a Criminal Psychologist Solve a Series of Murders in New Orleans 

D.J. Donaldson’s detective mystery Cajun Nights dives into a string of gritty murder-suicides.  

By Sarah Mangiola

Dead Good Recipes from The Mystery Writers of America

The biggest names in mystery fiction share their favorite family recipes and detective-inspired dishes.

By Jennifer Jackson

Mystery Author Janice Law on the 6 Books You Must Read

One of our favorite mystery writers shares the books that shaped her writing.

By Murder & Mayhem Staff

Nero Wolfe Takes On a Corrupt Organization and High-Profile Murder Case

In the latest Nero Wolfe mystery, the famed detective must wade through old grudges, scorned lovers, and mob bosses to solve the murder of a political reformer.

By Olivia Mason

9 Must-Read P.D. James Books for Any Mystery Fan

She's a master of the mystery genre. But where, exactly, does one begin with her work?

By Audrey Webster

When a Young Girl Goes Missing, A Father Questions If His Son is Guilty of a Terrible Crime

Teenager Keith Moore was the last person to see Amy Giordano before she went missing in this Edgar Award-nominated thriller from Thomas H. Cook. 

By Sarah Mangiola

11 Crime Novels from the Emerald Isle

Explore the Emerald Isle's dark side. 

By Murder & Mayhem staff

Beyond Bones: The 8 Best Kathy Reichs Books

Readers are in very good hands when it comes to this crime writer and forensic anthropologist.

By Audrey Webster

Death Doesn't Strike the Same Place Twice—Right?

In Charlotte MacLeod's The Withdrawing Room, Sarah Kelling fears that something sinister is targeting her boarding house.

By Olivia Mason

Unravel the Mystery in This Cold War Spy Thriller

When two Norwegian operatives are murdered in the Soviet wilderness, those closest to them must discover what went wrong. 

By Sarah Mangiola

10 Must-Read Jack Higgins Thrillers

Buckle up for chills, thrills, and espionage skills.

By Olivia Mason

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