Books

Discover your next streaming obsession, from killer crime dramas and binge-worthy mystery shows to the best thriller movies you need to see.

9 Underrated Thriller Books

Looking for something new to keep you enthralled?

Case of the Wednesdays: The Efficient Assassin

Who killed Stephenson Charlecote? Collect the clues and solve the murder in this old-fashioned, 1920s mystery from H.C. Bailey’s Reggie Fortune series.

8 Spies Who Wrote About Spies

These famous authors didn’t just write spy stories—they lived it.

The Last Real Thief in the Age of Cybercrime

In Mike Cooper’s thriller “The Downside,” professional thief Finn is fresh out of prison and about to take the biggest job of his life.

What Do You Do When the Evidence Is Stacked Against You?

In Michael Ponsor’s latest legal thriller, Judge Norcross will have to try a difficult case while dealing with personal tragedy.

Wayfaring Stranger: The Thrilling Fiction of James Lee Burke

The Edgar-winning author sets his sights on the American Dream in a powerful thriller of epic proportions.

G Is for (Sue) Grafton

Get to know the famed mystery author and creator of the Kinsey Millhone series, who delights readers as she writes her way through the alphabet.

A Case for Detective Short Stories

John Dickson Carr believes the short story is the natural format for a detective story. Mystery expert Otto Penzler agrees–and names a few of his favorites.

15 Killer Mysteries & Thrillers You Need to Read This Summer

From classics to contemporary crime, we've got the reads worth your cloud space.

10 Forgotten Mystery Masterpieces

These lost tales of deadly plots, locked rooms, and serial killers on the loose deserve a top spot on your must-read list.