It is as well written as his Horror/fantasy books. The most recent is “Unbearably Deadly”. Mystery Sequels is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program and as an Amazon Associate, Mystery Sequels earns from qualifying purchases. Thanks for David S. Khara, great series about agent Morg! Please look into this author. She is often assisted by Freddy Pilkington-Soames, a newspaper reporter and general man-about-town. We’d love to be included in your list. Tana French – The Dublin Murder Squad Series I can provide mobi, epub or pdf electronic copies or a paperback copy in exchange for a fair review. I have not read any of her books yet, as I was just told about her by a very “cozified” and helpful librarian. Twin sisters with completely opposite personalities become amateur sleuths when a dead body is discovered in their recently inherited home in Misery, Mississippi. $3.99 #6. Her Miss Marple series follows a woman in a small town with an uncanny knack for solving crimes. I just discovered your site and think it’s wonderful! My sister Loretta Jackson and I are authors of two series–the Ardis Cole Mystery Series (an archaeological series set in different locations around the world) and the Jeff McQuede High Country Mystery Series (set in Wyoming) The Ardis Cole series is published by Rowe Publishing, and the High Country Mystery series was published by Amazon Encore. 4.0 out of 5 stars 5,602. Kindle Edition. Everyone knows about Agatha Christie (and if you haven’t, she wrote 80 books! http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/b/vickie-britton/. Box added. DESPERATE CREED: (Book 5 Ryder Creed K-9 Mystery Series) (Ryder Creed K-9 Mysteries) Alex Kava. Though all the novels in this delightful Victorian mystery series are set around the UK, we particularly enjoyed the fourth book in this series. Might I suggest Sue Grafton, Tess Gerritsen, Ovidia Yu, and Ann Perry? The title says "Best Detective/Mystery Series". I’ve included both authors because many of their characters appear in each of several novels—and because they’re so good I can’t bring myself to ignore them. love my readers input about series they’d love to see here, because that gives me new material to read! September 28, 2018 By Charles Todd. The title says "Best Detective/Mystery Series". Plus, the covers are incredibly charming. Baker Special Circumstances (Mike Daley/Rosie Fernandez Legal Thriller Book 1) Sheldon Siegel. Wonderful authors and great female protagonists. He has several current series including The Railway Detective and The Home Front Detective – both historical. So I agree with Gary on this (although it is not possible to vote for/add a series as a whole, the book voted for/added should at least be part of a series). I notice you have not included any classic mystery authors. They are all superb reading and highly recommended. Please add when you can. Ford, Stuart Woods, Ed McBain, Shaun Morey, Roger Stelljes, Chris Grabenstein and C. J. Thank you. Amazon's Most Sold charts rank books according to the number of copies sold and pre-ordered through Amazon.com, Audible.com, Amazon Books stores, and books read through digital subscription programs (once a customer has read a certain percentage – roughly the length of a free reading sample). Pro-tip: read The Bat before The Snowman because the latter book contains spoilers! Anna is a strong female character. disabled women who required total care for more than twenty years, so I have strong experiences and feelings about these individuals and their struggles. Her books are like Iris Johansen’s… they keep you riveted to the story and you don’t want to stop reading right up to the end. Read so long ago I forget the lead detective character, but the series is set on U.S. Indian reservations. J. The first book, The Bat, sees Hole traveling to Sydney to assist local authorities on the investigation into the murder of a twentysomething Norwegian woman. I mentioned him on the Henning Mankel page regarding the books being out of order (as an example). They’re in alphabetical order by the authors’ last names. It’s a little more contemporary than many other historical mystery series, kicking off in the 1950s. Oh, and Giles Blunt has a great series featuring John (?) Jance. Just found this site. Tana French, Deborah Crombie and Nevada Barr added. The mystery authors page is useful if you know the name of a series (e.g. Malliet’s American citizenship, this series is actually very good. Good news: Amazon and Hachette have settled their differences and the new Connelly book is available. By the way, do you read all of the books that you add to your site? Author: Oscar de Muriel. Please look into this author. Here are my series names with descriptions and number of books currently in each series. $1.99 #4. Where is your list for Nesbo? The novels also look at Odd Thomas' dysfunctional upbringing and how he became who he is. Kindle Edition. She is a literary mystery author and such a treat. 4.7 out of 5 stars 623. The Amazon page for the first book, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, has a great Q&A with the author in which he says, “Flavia walked onto the page of another book I was writing, and simply hijacked the story.” Ben Aaronovitch’s PC Peter Grant supernatural mysteries are fun and funny, with fascinating infobits about London through the centuries thrown in. I like the site. Please add any books written by females that fall into the crime/mystery/thriller genres ... Patricia wrote: "How can I find a book when I can't remember the author or the title but I can recall the entire plot. The Dismas Hardy series by John Lescroart are great legal/mystery thrillers. There are many cozy mystery authors who have series that have a culinary theme. Also John Lescroart-Dismas Hardy series. Author Tracy Clark has won several awards for her Chicago Mystery series, including the 2020 G.P. Having read and re-read my favourite authors it is somewhere to find new ones. James Thompson added. (shelved 4 times as mystery-thriller-series) avg rating 3.87 — 492,952 ratings — published 2013 50 Best Mystery Writers . Please consider reviewing this second book about Raven, you won’t forget her. Hugs! I know you have audio books by these authors, but ebooks are my favorites. Maffini writes three mystery series: the Charlotte Adams Mystery Series (Charlotte is a professional organizer), the Camilla MacPhee Mystery Series (Camilla is a violent victim’s advocate in Canada), and the Fiona Silk Mystery Series (Fiona is a failed romance writer). It’s been a while since I wrote an entry on my highly-recommended books. Great list, but it’s missing Garry Ryan, author of the Detective Lane series! Also brad meltzer and P.L. This is my personal favorite mystery series; the writing is beautiful and each book follows a different detective, so you don’t need to read them in any particular order. What’s with mystery writers and the name Harry? I recommend adding Tony Hillerman. One of the best cozy mystery authors out there, Clara Benson’s Angela Marchmont series are a perfect blend of cozy mystery and Golden Age mystery. Lucas Davenport sounds super sexy with his scarred face. J. If you want something different, though, as in a plucky real estate agent slash amateur detective with a set family life, then try her Cindy York series. Robert McCammon writes mostly Horror/ Fantasy books but he has written a series called The Matthew Corbett series, which is an Historical Fiction mystery series. He is such a wonderful character – I have read the entire series and thoroughly enjoyed them all. If that sounds up your alley, check out Book #1, Secondhand Spirits. Most mystery authors have written more than one series, so if you are looking for a particular series in order, rather than all the books written by the author, here you will find each mystery and thriller series listed separately under the author’s name. It started in the 80s and it's still going strong today - the Decker & Lazarus series by Faye Kellerman. Normally I wouldn’t consider reading a new authors take on a story that I really like but reviews were very positive. Love the site. I enjoy the Sasha McCandless series by Melissa F. Miller. Alphabetical List Of Mystery Authors. Best Mystery Books 2019 . Top 10 mystery and thriller series. reply | flag * message 38: by Booklovinglady (last edited Jul 16, 2020 04:12AM) (new) Jan 14, 2019 02:19AM. The works of female mystery authors is so abundant and high quality that it’s a difficult task to develop a list of must-reads from the classics. This Canada-based series follows Detectives Getty and Khattak, who travel the world as they attempt to get to the bottom of mysteries. Here are my series names with descriptions and number of books currently in each series. Still Life book. Featured Authors Around the World | In the USA. Kate Atkinson (Jackson Brodie) Chris Knopf (Sam Acquillo) Ann Cleeves (Shetland Island, Vera Stanhope, Two Rivers) M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin, Hamish Macbeth). had an easy time winning my attention because of the beautiful covers featuring the fairytale landscape of the Seattle area. For a reader, finding a good series is like hitting the literary jackpot. The first book in the series is The Cuckoo’s Calling, but I started with The Silkworm. Sep 14, 2013 - http://www.omnimysterynews.com/2013/09/a-conversation-with-mystery-author-marian-lanouette-1309140800.html?showComment=1379180191174#c4645295634536747932 All the more fascinating because her strangeness is reality-based. This is my second novel in this series. But even in this small village, Max … 4.7 out of 5 stars 527. You’ve missed one of my favorites: Mary Anna Evans – Faye Longchamp series. Destined to become a classic series in thriller/mystery genre. Hi, Thanks for a great resource! The mysteries are always intriguing and sinister without being scary. Loch of the Dead follows Edinburgh’s famed detective duo, McGray and Frey, as they investigate a series of crimes around a … If you’re looking for a set up more like the Plum Series, then her Cookies & Chance series starring Sally Muccio is your best bet. ; Max Austin (pen name of Steve Brewer). These series should be read in order for character progression and also past histories play a role in each of the novels. Rosemary Stevens aka Rosemary Martin…As Stevens, the author writes a mystery series which takes place during the Regency period (1790-1820) in London. Oh yes I’ve read the Repairman Jack series and loved it! And Kathleen Ernst is super cool!! Takes place in Venice. ; Rudolfo Anaya. Maybe you could add these three authors. Another favorite author of mine is Nevada Barr. The Lincoln Rhyme series by Jeffrey Deaver is awesome! So I agree with Gary on this (although it is not possible to vote for/add a series as a whole, the book voted for/added should at least be part of a series). Thank you Diane. THANK YOU. Kindle Edition. My protagonist is modeled after the legendary alchemist, Maria Hebrea. Cruise Ship Cozy Mystery Series (17 books and counting). RIGHT up there with Louise Penny, on my list anyway, P.J. He’s a great writer! Thank you for your wonderful site. We also set aside crossover authors, such as paranormal thriller scribe Charlene Harris, in order to focus on the traditional murder mystery genre. Alex Cross has such a love of his family. $6.99 #25. In her version of his stories, Sherlock Holmes becomes Charlotte Holmes, a talented female detective. What a great site. $1.99 #4. It’s actually a spin-off series from Adversary Cycle. John Sandford added and page updated with his entry. Will she make it out alive? All of which can be considered as Mystery/Thrillers. Thank you for your time. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo had 2 good sequels prior to the authors death. I’m pretty sure he is, his books are legendary. You could do far worse than to start with these five. That’s great news about Amazon, thanks for letting me know. I enjoy reading Elizabeth George’s Lynley and Havers series but it is not included in your list. Laurie R. King – Mary Russell series and Dana Stabenow – Kate Shugak series. There is nothing more relaxing than reading, and I especially enjoy mystery book series with recurring characters. The novel is set primarily in Seattle, where J.P. Beaumont has worked for years as a private investigator. Best … Would it be possible to add author William Kent Krueger? more information Accept. If time is available, this section will resume. The character of Queen helps his father who is a police inspector a New York City in … 4.2 out of 5 stars 2,350. I’d suggest adding Harry Bingham, author of the Fiona Griffiths series, set in Wales. S.H. It is as well written as his Horror/fantasy books. The Jo Nesbo books are being added soon. You don’t have Louise Penny, a NYT best seller and Agatha nominee listed? Thanks for your blog! Only one book, The Widows of Malabar Hill, has been released in this new series so far. I discovered Phryne Fisher on Netflix thanks to the television adaptation Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and was delighted to find that it was based on a book series. Best Fictional Detective Series Books. This list focuses on the best cozy mystery series with two or more published books available, featuring authors like Agatha Christie and Ovidia Yu. And where’s Nevada Barr?! One of the great thriller….. Graham). Series follows his murder investigations on the island. The Lady Sherlock Series by Sherry Thomas. Set in 1930's they are an homage to the Golden Age era of crime fiction but with a ghostly edge. Give me a combination of seawater and mountains and you’ll win my heart. The first three books in this series were published in the mid ’60s, but the author started publishing new volumes again 20 years later. You might consider adding this series. Alex Cross series is by James Patterson and it has already been added on the site. Inspector Rebus mysteries are marvelous. The latest books written by Anne are also added to the list. One of our most beloved authors, she launched her Beaumont series in 1985. What’s with mystery writers and the name Harry? (I have also written some entries about some of my very favorite authors with whom you might not be familiar.) Thank you for your kind consideration! FIRST in the series only, so we can get as many on here as possible. This page is constantly updated with new authors included. All of which either revolve around or cover the Central Intelligence Agency as a larger part of the series. The first, Reclaiming Raven, was published by Solstice Publishing in 2018. Tour the British Countryside with These Mystery Series. A. Jance books would b a great addition to this site .. thx !!! Raven cannot allow her significant disability to interfere but must use it to her advantage before her prey turns the tables. Can't seem to add just authors so I randomly chose a book. DESPERATE CREED: (Book 5 Ryder Creed K-9 Mystery Series) (Ryder Creed K-9 Mysteries) Alex Kava. Hi – I am just curious if you have ever read F. Paul Wilson – Repairman Jack Series? In particular, I gravitated towards the best mystery series books, because that meant a chance to savor the worlds I got a chance to enter when I cracked the spine of a new book. Second Watch, which came out in 2014, is book number twenty-one in the series but can be read as a standalone. Please add author Andrea Kane as she writes The Forensic Instincts Series along with a ton of other books. “Lost and Bound” follows the series’ titular character, Josephine Stuart, as she investigates the death of a woman after she was discovered on the tracks at Roaring Camp Railroads in Felton on Halloween. The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. The original Mistress of Mysteries is also the queen of the cozy mystery. Please add Mo Hayder to your list. While hiding out at her aunt’s hotel in Maine, she must use her tarot reading skills to help solve a series of crimes…all the while ensuring the cops don’t find out about her dark past. This is not surprising as we have previously discussed at great length that crime fiction and mystery is increasingly a woman’s game (see our overview of the 25 Top Female Crime Writers of the Past 50 Years here ). I’ve included both authors because many of their characters appear in each of several novels—and because they’re so good I can’t bring myself to ignore them. Each novel takes place in a different national park. Stars: Danny John-Jules, Elizabeth Bourgine, Don … Thank you for signing up! They wrote stories on a mystery writer and an immature sleuth whom they also named Ellery Queen. My Roger and Suzanne mystery series is now at a total of nine books, all published as e-books on Amazon Kindle. The works of female mystery authors is so abundant and high quality that it’s a difficult task to develop a list of must-reads from the classics. With more wit than grace, philosophy graduate student and former barrel racing champion, Jessica James, stumbles into murder mysteries, human trafficking, rape drugs, art scams, and corporate corruption. I know a lot of people now no longer read books or list “reading” as their hobby but I still do and now that another eid holiday is here, I’m attached to my Kindle once again. They’re in alphabetical order by the authors’ last names. Ford (Leo Watterman), Louise Penny (Inspector Gamache), Robert Crais (Elvis Cole), everything Alan Furst ever wrote, Clive Cussler (Dirk Pitt and Omega), Ed McBain (Matthew Hope), Shaun Morey (Atticus Fish), Roger Stelljes (McRyan), Chris Grabenstein (John Ceepak) Stuart Woods (Stone Barrington), Scott Pratt (Joe Dillard), Lee Goldberg (Jury series). Empire High Betrayal Ivy Smoak. Set in 1920s England, it stars the mysterious Angela Marchmont as she reluctantly solves mysteries she happens to stumble upon. Hello..two more. Would have been a shame to not have the Connelly books at Amazon anymore. Here you will find a list of all crime and mystery authors added to Books in Reading Order. I would also like to see Jeffery Deaver (Lincoln Rhyme series ) and James Lee Burke (Dave Robixeau) This is fabulous place to catch up on my reading list!! Made of Steel Ivy Smoak. Thanks for adding Nesbo. For cozy mystery lovers. Lawbreaker / "Duke City" series, set in Albuquerque. I think you grow to appreciate the characters and their jobs, their personal issues and quirks. She is often assisted by Freddy Pilkington-Soames, a newspaper reporter and general man-about-town. Oh, and the Charlie Parker series by John Connolly (sp?). They are available as ebooks and paperbacks. 4.5 out of 5 stars 3,964. We travel to England at least once a year to research settings for both the Ian Rutledge and the Bess Crawford mysteries. I’ve been enjoying two character driven mystery series by David Handler & M.C.Beaton. Made of Steel Ivy Smoak. Read and Recommended For a few months, I had time to note specific books that I read and recommended. Hi: just discovered your site a few days ago and enjoy the lists and helps me catch up on missing titles in my reading. Juliet Blackwell’s series sounds like the result of a thought experiment about what would happen if Sabrina Spellman grew up to become an amateur detective. Inspector Harry Hole is the best detective on the Oslo Crime Squad, but he’s not without his personal demons. I’ve read it years ago and loved each book, but the genre doesn’t really match with the topic of this site. How about adding 3 of my favorites; Steve Berry (Cotton Malone), Kathy Reich (Tempe Brennan) and Louise Penny (Armand Gamache). I think Jacqueline Winspear is a good addition. You don’t list either the Jason Bourne or Alex Cross series by Robert Ludlum, both of which are similar to the Jack Ryan series (including the Campus and/or John Clark series) by Tom Clancy. In order as lots of character development occurs over time. Holy Island: A DCI Ryan Mystery (The DCI Ryan Mysteries Book 1) LJ Ross. Eight Cozy Mystery Series Perfect for Audiobook Fans. But the paperwork opens more questions than it answers. And there’s always a map. Follow along with actress-turned-detective Dayna Anderson as she attempts to solve Hollywood mysteries. How about John Sandford: Davenport, Flowers and Kidd series. Someone asked earlier about John Sandford – Davenport, Flowers and Kidd series, however you didn’t mention them or say that you had any info on them yet. What a great idea. Another murdered body has landed at her feet, and she must uncover the killer before the police investigation stumbles across her crime. Get acquainted with the delightful characters in some of the coziest mystery series ever and join the fun of cracking cases. A mother and daughter try to escape their family’s NY mob ties by making a fresh start in Savannah, GA but they soon realize you can run but you can’t hide from the past. Samantha Rite Mystery Series (3 books in this series). Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. This duo is comprised of Drew Farthering (a Brit) and Madeline Parker, an American. Kindle Edition. Read 13 153 reviews from the world's largest community for reader… A UK police DI is transferred to St-Marie's police dept. Parrish is pretty awesome too. Buy Crime and Mystery Books. In particular, I gravitated towards the best mystery series books, because that meant a chance to savor the worlds I got a chance to enter when I cracked the spine of … When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Can't seem to add just authors so I randomly chose a book. If you’re looking for a long-running series with tons of books to choose from, Connelly’s famed detective is a great place to look. Any chance you could add her to the list of series you track? Check out the movie versions on the Hallmark Channel. Anne Hillerman published her third book in the Bernie Manuelito and Jim Chee series, “Song of the Lion”. Her hobbies include quilting, cross stitching, and watching hockey. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie kicks off this series about Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist who knows her poison. Top 5 Authors of Mystery/Thriller Books. Will add them soon to the site. It's a book series that age well and is a great one to read in 2021. The books are praised for their historical accuracy and lyrical prose. series) Fredric Brown (1906–1972) Rita Mae Brown (born 1944) Sandra Brown (born 1948) Robert Gregory Browne (born 1955) Alison Bruce (born 1962) Leo Bruce (1903–1979) Edna Buchanan (born 1939) Marie Buchanan (born 1922) Fiona Buckley (born 1937) Jan Burke (born 1953) Gwendoline Butler (born 1922) James M. Cain (1892–1977) Janet Caird (1913–1992) Cork O’Connor series set in Midwest Wisconsin and MN. This is another story about an amateur female detective set in the 1920s. ; Sandi Ault. The Best Historical Mysteries 11. I am adding the authors bit by bit as my time permits, one author at a time. Ruby Proulx is one the run from the authorities in late-1800s Canada after her con artist father runs afoul of the law. That’s what this site is about. Garden Girls Cozy Mystery Series (23 books and counting). And now the 12th book has joined the lineup. They are legal and crime thriller books..also very good! G.M. The 2nd author’s series is about a Scottish constable with 30 novels so far. Readers will find a clever, endearingly awkward, and downright hilarious heroine in Jessica James. It takes all the guesswork out of deciding what to read next (at least until you reach the final book, anyway). Divine Cozy Mystery Series (5 books and counting) After relocating to the tiny town of Divine, Kansas, strange and mysterious things begin to happen to businesswoman, Jo Pepperdine and those around her. She is the author of the Fresh Baked Mystery Series, which is set in Texas, and features a retired teacher. I don’t read the Jennifer Knight series from Caroline Mitchell as it is a bit supernatural which is less my cup of tea. She also came out with a new … Kindle Edition. Great series, both. If I missed others talking about the Stieg Larsens “the girl who…” Books , I apologize but I didn’t see his name on your list. The list will be updated with new authors added to the site. Well worth reading. In addition, you can also check out the authors/books listed in the mystery genres below: I have read the series from L.Penny, A.Kava, K.Slaughter, T.Gerritsen, L.Gardner, R.Bryndza, A.Marsons, M.J.Arldige. French’s novels focus on character development but the mysteries are also compelling. reply | flag * message 38: by Booklovinglady (last edited Jul 16, 2020 04:12AM) (new) Jan 14, 2019 02:19AM. Say You're Sorry (Morgan Dane Book 1) Melinda Leigh. I’m an cozy mystery author and have 6 series and 70+ books. Eight Cozy Mystery Series Perfect for Audiobook Fans. Jackson Brodie is the perfect compromise—he solves crimes without the police chief breathing down his back. Robert McCammon writes mostly Horror/ Fantasy books but he has written a series called The Matthew Corbett series, which is an Historical Fiction mystery series. I am also surprised that Dan Brown’s Robert Langdon series is not included as well. Mary Jane Maffini, a librarian by trade, also (co-)owned a mystery book shop before becoming a full-time cozy author. Each book stands alone but is best read in order to see how the characters evolve and adjust to the growing turbulence in the Eastern Roman Empire. I love that you have series in order. A Northwest Cosy Mystery Series. Best Detective Mystery Novel Series A bit late, I know, but Victoria Houston has been added to Mystery Sequels. Looked for it here, but nothing came to me. What about Tess Gerritsen’s Rizzoli & Isles series? The mystery genre has been around for over two centuries, with pioneers like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Wilkie Collins, Edgar Allan Poe and G.K. Chesterton leading the way. Tim Downs would be nice to add. $2.99 #24. Victoria Houston: She is the author of the Loon Lake Mystery Series. Well, now that I’ve got several write-ups about these “most recommended” Cozy Mystery series, I have decided it was high time to put them all together in one place, so here is the list of the most recommended Cozy Mystery authors/series for which I have written introductions. If you haven't yet, check out the Decker and Lazarus Series. Get acquainted with the delightful characters in some of the coziest mystery series ever and join the fun of cracking cases. She is the author of the Drew Farthering Mystery Series, which is set in 1930s England and features a sleuthing duo. I couldn’t put her books down as I read all 5 , one after the other . Fantastic writing. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this. Some authors that definitely should be added to this site are: Graham Hurley’s Faraday and subsequent Jimmy Suttle series(UK); David Hewson’s Nick Costa series(Italy) and his new Pieter Vos series(Amsterdam); James Thompson’s Kari Vaara series (Finland). Read Now See More Mystery & Thriller Authors Keep browsing to find mystery masters. Dean Koontz 's first book in this series, Odd Thomas, was published in 2003. Baffling crimes brilliantly solved by accidental sleuths—few listening pleasures rival a great cozy mystery! Check out Gail Bowen, a Canadian writer – the Joanne Kilbourne Mysteries. Sweet Southern Sleuths Cozy Mystery Series (12 short stories in this series). One of the best cozy mystery authors out there, Clara Benson’s Angela Marchmont series are a perfect blend of cozy mystery and Golden Age mystery. A new author has taken up the story with the blessing of Larsen’s family. Please add to the list! Max Tudor is a former MI5 agent who leaves his violent past behind in order to become the vicar of St. Edwold’s in the idyllic village of Nether Monkslip near England’s South West coast. Set in 1920s England, it stars the mysterious Angela Marchmont as she reluctantly solves mysteries she happens to stumble upon. Perveen Mistry is a lawyer—the only female lawyer in early 1920s Bombay, in fact—tasked with executing the will of a powerful mill owner survived by three widows. The mystery genre has been around for over two centuries, with pioneers like Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Wilkie Collins, Edgar Allan Poe and G.K. Chesterton leading the way. If you’re an adult who looks back on their Nancy Drew days fondly, might I suggest picking up a grown-up mystery book series? A lonely widower finds new purpose for her life when she and her senior friends help solve a murder in their small Midwestern town. So I can fill in the few gaps I have . This site now includes 330 authors, 63 countries and multi-country regions, 45 U.S. states, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia. That should keep you busy for quite some time), but here are five other great mystery series to check out. List of mystery writers; List of thriller authors; List of female detective characters; Detective fiction; Crime fiction; Mystery fiction; Whodunit This page was last edited on 4 January 2021, at 01:12 (UTC). Kindle Edition. $3.99 #6. 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