Tag: Mystery Suspense

How to Write Tension in Novels and TV Scripts

How to Create Tension in Crime Novels and TV Scripts

Whether you’re writing your novel or crafting a TV script, if you want to grab an audience’s attention, you must know how to incorporate tension into your writing.


The Best World Building in Crime Fiction

Four crime writers who've mastered world building and prove that any place, no matter how far-flung, can be made a convincing character when written well.

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The 7 Best Genre Bending Mystery Novels

These seven genre-bending mystery novels follow cops, detectives, and determined amateurs through the unfamiliar landscapes of alternate histories, distant planets, and bizarro realities.

The Best New Crime Fiction May 2019

The Best New Crime Fiction of May 2019

Looking for your next favorite crime novel? Here's our lineup of the best crime fiction coming out in May 2019.

The Best Locked-Room Mysteries

The Best Locked-Room Mysteries

When it seems like the only possible solution is that the killer walked through the wall, the best writers tease out tiny pieces of evidence until the impossible seems incredibly…

Novel Suspects December New Mysteries & Thrillers

December’s Best New Mysteries & Thrillers

Grab your favorite warm drink, find a cozy reading spot, and enjoy the best new crime fiction while you await the New Year.

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8 New Mysteries & Thrillers to Curl Up with This November

From fantastic debut crime to super long-running series favorites, these heart-pumping thrills will keep you warm all month long.

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6 New & Not-to-Miss Audiobook Mysteries

New mystery audiobooks guaranteed to keep you glued to your earbuds.

October New Mystery Thriller Novels

All the New Mysteries & Thrillers You Need to Know About

Your lineup of October's most thrilling and chilling new reads.


How to Write Suspense Based on True Events

Transforming eerie real-life phenomenon into bone-chilling suspense.

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10 September Releases for Mystery, Thriller and Suspense Fans

These new books are sure to satisfy mystery-loving, thriller-junkie, and suspense-addicted hearts.

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Discover a Bestselling Mystery & Suspense Series

Start the first book in a bestselling mystery or suspense series today.

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