Welcome to your new favorite hideout. We are constantly on the hunt for the best in mystery and thriller media—from books to movies and television shows, to mystery games—and everything in between. Whether it’s forgotten masterpieces from the Golden Age of detective fiction or a heart-pounding new domestic thriller, we’re here to clue you into what’s fantastic to read and watch.
On the hunt for a political thriller? Investigating which British crime show to binge next? Craving a charming cozy to curl up with? Whether you’re into Miss Marple or Sherlock Holmes, Hannibal Lecter or James Bond, we’ve unlocked the mystery for you. All you’ve got to do is peruse the stories below—you’re sure to find a killer lead.
Murder & Mayhem's community has impeccable taste—these were our most beloved titles in 2022.
Need more detectives and double lives?
Learn about Rineheart's literary legacy—and books filled with women as tenacious as she was.
John J. Jacobson's latest is an entertaining mashup of surf culture, mystery, and quirky characters.
By Ella Burch
Enter a world of scandal, controversy, and heists.
From the creation of Father Brown—and beyond.
Let us count the books...
These exciting novels will shake you out of any reading slump.
An exciting opportunity for aspiring authors!
These riveting reading challenges add a dash of fun and interactivity to your reading life.
By Jena Brown
2022 kicks off with some thrilling new voices in fiction.
20 writers of color come together in this extraordinary anthology of crime fiction stories set at midnight.
We spoke to the British crime writer about her Charlie Fox series.
His latest, Dead of Winter, continues the adventures of August Snow.
Gritty works of Tartan noir set in the 70s.
A peculiar writer of gritty fiction.
The importance of one author's friendship.
Spring will see a couple new things from the celebrated author.
Take on a thrilling case from the First Lady of Irish Crime.
There's so much more to Garfield's original crime thriller than what you see on the big screen.
By Rob Hart