Tag: Detective

There's Nothing Like a Mother's Love_NovelSuspects

There’s Nothing Like a Mother’s Love

These six mystery & thriller books will scratch that itch for creepy, suspenseful, and surprising books about motherhood.


Jonathan Ames Shares Must Read Noir Fiction

For this list, I’m going to be somewhat broad, perhaps, in my interpretation of what ‘noir fiction’ means.  I think one normally associates that label with the fiction that inspired…


Read The Excerpt: City on the Edge by David Swinson

Read The Excerpt: City on the Edge by David Swinson


What Exactly Is a Locked-Room Mystery?

In this edition of Novel Investigations, we investigate one of the most popular subgenres of mystery suspense: locked-room mysteries.

Top 10 Poirot Novels According To Goodreads

Christie readers have rated her books from one to five stars, and with the list below, you can see which of the Poirot novels have the highest ratings.

Even More Of Our Favorite Female Detectives

Even More Of Our Favorite Female Detectives

It's impossible to not be drawn into the stories of these eight detectives and the mysteries they solve.

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Read The Excerpt: The Bounty by Janet Evanovich and Steve Hamilton

Read The Excerpt: The Bounty by Janet Evanovich and Steve Hamilton

Where to Start with MC Beaton's Hamish MacBeth Mysteries_NovelSuspects

Where to Start with M.C. Beaton’s Hamish MacBeth Mysteries

Among Beaton's best-loved creations is Constable Hamish MacBeth, a Scottish investigator charged with protecting the citizens of quaint but isolated (and murder-prone) Lochdubh.

Detectives We’re Excited to Read About This Year

We lined up eight detective novels we're excited to read this year.


12 of the Best Whodunit Mystery Movies in Cinematic History

Here are 12 of the best Whodunit mystery movies throughout cinematic history, starting with the 1940s and going all the way up to the present day.


How the Great Depression Inspired Raymond Chandler’s Best Detective Novels

Raymond Chandler was an American-British novelist and screenwriter who distinguished himself by using the outside world as inspiration for some of his best novels.


The First Detective Story

Detective fiction: There's mystery, suspense, and crime, and as the reader, you get to play along with the detective as they work to solve the case.

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