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10 Thrilling Sherlock Holmes Books

Dive into the greatest cases of literature’s most beloved detective.

by Xavier Piedra

8 Essential Ngaio Marsh Books

Don’t miss out on these gems from one of the original Queens of Crime.

by MacKenzie Stuart

8 Must-Read Crime Thriller Books

These twists and turns exist outside of the law. 

by Sarah Mangiola

9 Joseph Wambaugh Books That Take You Into the Lives of Law Enforcement

The bestselling author draws from his time with the LAPD to write thoughtful police procedurals and true crime accounts.

by Olivia Mason

Must-Read Crime Fiction: The Best Michael Connelly Books

The genius behind the Harry Bosch and Lincoln Lawyer novels is one of the biggest names in crime fiction today.

by Dave Adams

The Best Tana French Books for Every Kind of Suspense Addict

Take on a thrilling case from the First Lady of Irish Crime. 

by Jessica Ferri

Strange FBI Cases: Fact or Fiction?

Three cases are ripped from the headlines and two are torn from the pages of little-known thrillers. Which ones are real? You be the judge.

by Nina Lassam

Crime and No Punishment in Prohibition-Era New York

Author and Prohibition-era expert Michael Mayo finds the ghosts of mob bosses past in modern-day New York City.

by Michael Mayo

Good Evening, Peepers, Prowlers, and Punks!

Get up close and personal with author James Ellroy–the demon dog of American crime fiction.

by Murder & Mayhem Staff

7 Neil Cross Books for Fans of Gritty Crime Fiction

The "Hard Sun" and "Luther" creator delivers crime thrillers that are as addictive as his TV shows.

by Olivia Mason

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Limited-Edition, Signed Copy of The Late Show by Michael Connelly

Win this leather-bound, first edition of Michael Connelly's "The Late Show," which retails for $150!

by Murder & Mayhem Staff

What Is Hard-Boiled Crime Fiction?

Mystery expert Otto Penzler breaks down how to know it when you read it.

by Otto Penzler

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