Books

Get ready to discover your new favorite mystery or thriller book.

9 Political Thriller Books by Women

These women are shaking things up, bringing a fresh perspective to the political thriller genre. 

7 Queer Cozy Mysteries to Delight Any Reader

From gay detectives to nonbinary investigators, these amateurs are on the case.

7 Mystery and Thriller Books by Indigenous Authors

Native American Heritage Month is an excellent time to begin a life-long love affair with Indigenous mystery and thriller books. 

It Takes a Community: Writing Crime at the Midnight Hour

20 writers of color come together in this extraordinary anthology of crime fiction stories set at midnight.

We'll Help You Choose Witch Cozy Mystery to Read Next

These supernatural cozy mysteries feature feline familiars and a whole mess of magic!

An Interview with Zoë Sharp

We spoke to the British crime writer about her Charlie Fox series. 

8 Modern Gothic Mystery Books 

These modern Gothic mystery books combine suspense with the macabre.

10 Classic Mystery Novels Everyone Should Read

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

[CLOSED] Win a Trio of Val McDermid Books, Including Her Newest Thriller, 1979

One lucky winner will receive a copy of 1979, Forensics, and Resistance.

11 Private Detective Books Every Sleuth Should Read

Dig into the adventures of all kinds of private eyes. 

5 Paranormal Mysteries That Will Give You the Spooks

From werewolf retirement communities to the haunted streets of Salem and everywhere in between.

11 Social Media Thrillers That Give the Genre New Chills

You'll never touch your phone again—except to update Goodreads. 

11 Literary Mysteries For the High-Minded Sleuth

Even genre snobs will love these mysterious reads.

Shifty Eyes: 9 Mysteries Told From Multiple Points-of-View

Having more than one narrator makes these mysteries even tougher to solve.

16 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.