Police procedurals, cozy mysteries, psychological thrillers, true crime: whatever your mystery flavor, we’ve got recommendations on the best mystery books out there, from diverse authors writing in every mystery sub-genre. Get your whodunit (orwhatdunit, if you like a supernatural mystery) fix with posts from our mystery/thriller-reading contributors. Now go crack those cases!

Quiz: Can You Match The Mystery Novel to Its Opening Line?

Lovers of mysteries and of opening lines, here is the quiz for you. 22 mystery novels, 11 opening lines: can…

2 weeks ago

8 Summer Mystery Books to Heat Up Your TBR

These summer mystery books offer exotic vacations, fatal wellness retreats, and plenty of sweating suspects.

4 weeks ago

16 New Mystery and Thrillers To Get Sleuthing With in May 2023

May 2023 is packed full of great new mystery and thriller releases, including books by Stacey Abrams, Angeline Boulley, and…

4 weeks ago

‘Til Death Do Us Part: Wedding Mysteries and Thrillers

These eight wedding mysteries and thrillers, including You're Invited by Amanda Jayatissa, prove that sometimes the happiest moments reveal some…

1 month ago

Anatomy of Parlor Room Murder Scene

Love the parlor room reveal at the end of mysteries? One "detective" takes you through the parlor room scene, step-by-step.

1 month ago

20 Dark Academia Romance Books to Swoon and Obsess Over

Moody libraries. Check. Lots of swooning. Absolutely. Get into it with the best dark academia romance books.

1 month ago

10 Satisfyingly Sinister Novels about Secret Societies

Find murder, mayhem, and other sinister troubles in the best novels about secret societies that have been published in the…

1 month ago

What is RomCozy? 10 Books that Bring Together Romance and Cozy Mystery Tropes

Get to know the sub-genre of romcozy and some of the excellent examples of romance-centric cozy mysteries.

1 month ago

13 New April Mysteries, Thrillers, and True Crime For Criminal Spring Reading

Looking for new mysteries, thrillers, or true crime books to read? Here are some of the April new releases you…

2 months ago

9 Twisty Suspense Novels You Won’t Be Able To Put Down

From classics of the genre to new releases, these twisty suspense novels will have you glued to the page until…

2 months ago