4.5 out of 5 stars 3,964. Anne Hillerman published her third book in the Bernie Manuelito and Jim Chee series, “Song of the Lion”. Series Characters Who Created Which Character Crime, Mystery and Detective Fiction Books If you have ever wondered who created a particular character then this section may help We have stuck to mainstream characters and include both detectives and villains Hyperlinked authors go to their bibliography. A new book is out in January as well. Please include Linda Castillo: Kate Burkholder series. Hi – I am just curious if you have ever read F. Paul Wilson – Repairman Jack Series? Mystery Series by New Mexico Authors. I am familiar with and follow (like) your blog.My book “The Cotton Candy Killer” was published by Solstice Press on September 3rd so I would like reviews or about December 1. And now the 12th book has joined the lineup. What’s with mystery writers and the name Harry? Box added. Definitely think Steve Berry should be added. September 28, 2018 By Charles Todd. She is often assisted by Freddy Pilkington-Soames, a newspaper reporter and general man-about-town. Most of our over forty titles are listed on Fantastic Fiction. Today we'll be continuing our ongoing look at mystery series that are appropriate for children or young adults by authors who are usually thought of as mystery authors for adults. Box (Joe Pickett), Archer Mayor (Joe Gunther), Jeffrey Siger (Andreas Kaldis), John Dunning (Cliff Janeaway), G.M. For the past decade, local author Joyce Oroz has steadily released volumes of her Josephine Stuart Mystery Series. 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. Lists about: Best Crime & Mystery Books, Best Twists, I AM IN LOVE !! A Guide to Classic Mystery and Detection Home Page. I've been researchin..." contact a librarian and regale them with the story. Great list, but it’s missing Garry Ryan, author of the Detective Lane series! Her hobbies include quilting, cross stitching, and watching hockey. Robert B Parker:Spenser,Jesse Stone,Sunny Randall,and Cole and Hitch novels,also Ace Atkins who is continuing the Spenser series and has a series of his own :The Ranger,the Lost Ones and the Broken Places featuring Quinn Colson. The list will be updated with new authors added to the site. Still Life book. He’s a great writer! The Lady Sherlock Series by Sherry Thomas. James Lee Burke was already on the list. Get acquainted with the delightful characters in some of the coziest mystery series ever and join the fun of cracking cases. In your list I miss Caroline Mitchell (DI Amy Winter, DS Ruby Preston), Carol Wyer (DI Robyn Carter, DI Natalie Ward) and especially Jane Casey (DC Jane Kerrigan, DS from book 7). Another good mystery author is Ben Coes and his Dewey Andeas series. She also came out with a new … Thanks for this! Top 10 mystery and thriller series. Thank you for your wonderful site. 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. more information Accept. Twin sisters with completely opposite personalities become amateur sleuths when a dead body is discovered in their recently inherited home in Misery, Mississippi. ; Rudolfo Anaya. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie kicks off this series about Flavia de Luce, an aspiring chemist who knows her poison. Wonderful authors and great female protagonists. 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. What a great idea. Might I suggest Sue Grafton, Tess Gerritsen, Ovidia Yu, and Ann Perry? The first, Reclaiming Raven, was published by Solstice Publishing in 2018. 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. Keep an eye on your inbox. 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. Thank you for your time. And where’s Nevada Barr?! Thanks for adding Nesbo. reply | flag * message 38: by Booklovinglady (last edited Jul 16, 2020 04:12AM) (new) Jan 14, 2019 02:19AM. Best Mystery Romances Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. 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. Kindle Edition. One of the great thriller….. Hi, Thanks for a great resource! 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. Another favorite author of mine is Nevada Barr. This duo is comprised of Drew Farthering (a Brit) and Madeline Parker, an American. Hollywood Homicide is the place to start if you want to read them in order. 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. This is a list of detective, crime, thriller and murder mystery tv series. Read so long ago I forget the lead detective character, but the series is set on U.S. Indian reservations. The Jo Nesbo books are being added soon. 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. Cat Who by Lilian Jackson Braun Jim is a journalist who solves mysteries along with cats Koko and Yum Yum. I enjoy the Sasha McCandless series by Melissa F. Miller. The title says "Best Detective/Mystery Series". $2.99 #24. Jessica James Mystery Series. Sara Paretsky has said of the librarian sleuth: “Kim Reynolds is a thought-provoking character.”. Please consider adding the series from Swedish author Lars Kepler, with Joona Linna. You learn about the park and the area as well as reading about a murder mystery and watching Anna’s character develop. See more ideas about author, scandinavian, writer. You could do far worse than to start with these five. Ahhh how could I forget Julia Spencer-Fleming!!!!!! Would your website be a good one for including Lynda La Plante? J. A Vampire Mystery Novel – From the Author of the James Maguire series. 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). Readers will find a clever, endearingly awkward, and downright hilarious heroine in Jessica James. Want more of winsome heroine Abby Knight? CHARACTER: AUTHOR: TYPE: Sir John Appleby : Michael … Jance. 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? Loch of the Dead follows Edinburgh’s famed detective duo, McGray and Frey, as they investigate a series of crimes around a … Thanks. Plus, the covers are incredibly charming. (These all happen to be by women writers. Dan Brown added. She is often assisted by Freddy Pilkington-Soames, a newspaper reporter and general man-about-town. I would classify them as supernatural thriller series. 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. Set in 1930's they are an homage to the Golden Age era of crime fiction but with a ghostly edge. Will add them soon to the site. Yes, I read them all eventually – I’ve read most of those already listed, and some are on my TBR shelf to to read soon. 4.2 out of 5 stars 2,350. David Lee Burke -Dave Robicheaux series set in New Orleans…very good books! The Max Tudor 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 … 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! Mary Jane Maffini, a librarian by trade, also (co-)owned a mystery book shop before becoming a full-time cozy author. My bad on the spelling. Love this site. All of which can be considered as Mystery/Thrillers. Catherine specializes in writing quite a few cozy mysteries so any one of those would fit. Thank you for this site. had an easy time winning my attention because of the beautiful covers featuring the fairytale landscape of the Seattle area. Also brad meltzer and P.L. Inspector Harry Hole is the best detective on the Oslo Crime Squad, but he’s not without his personal demons. 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. I notice you have not included any classic mystery authors. Authors Cheers, Chris, I concur – Please add Mo Hayder and the Jack Caffery series. Kindest Thanks, Mary Holt. Read Now See More Mystery & Thriller Authors Keep browsing to find mystery masters. Here are my series names with descriptions and number of books currently in each series. love my readers input about series they’d love to see here, because that gives me new material to read! Will she make it out alive? Daniel Nathan and Emanuel Benjamin Lepofsky are together known under the pseudonym Ellery Queen. Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. 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. You had the Kenzie and Genarro series and Coughlin series for Dennis Lehane. First book: The Cat Who Could Read Backwards In order as lots of character development occurs over time. I’m pretty sure he is, his books are legendary. Her Cozy Mystery Series is the Cook-Off Mystery Series, starring Sherry Oliveri-Frazelle, a cooking contestant living in a small town in Connecticut. Well worth reading. I enjoy reading Elizabeth George’s Lynley and Havers series but it is not included in your list. Parrish is pretty awesome too. 4.7 out of 5 stars 623. 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. No list of Pacific Northwest mystery authors can be complete without J.A. What a marvelous task! One more — the Penn Cage series by Greg Iles!! What about Charles Todd (Ian Rutledge series and Bess Crawford series)? Sherry Thomas turns the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic series on its head. Great series, both. Check out Gail Bowen, a Canadian writer – the Joanne Kilbourne Mysteries. 14 Mysteries and Sleuths That Serve as Travel Guides to Britain. 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). Best Detective Mystery Novel Series Tana French, Deborah Crombie and Nevada Barr added. I read it and I liked it. "*** Cozy mysteries are considered “gentle” books… no graphic violence, no profanity, and no explicit sex. 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. I am also surprised that Dan Brown’s Robert Langdon series is not included as well. 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. Will you add them to your listings? Give me a combination of seawater and mountains and you’ll win my heart. She writes a series staring Anna Pigeon, a National Park ranger. Would it be possible to add author William Kent Krueger? Her Miss Marple series follows a woman in a small town with an uncanny knack for solving crimes. 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. Takes place in Venice. Best Mystery Books 2019 . | Books listed as Source: Review Copy have been given free from the publishers or authors in exchange for an honest review. Read Now See More Mystery & Thriller Authors Keep browsing to find mystery masters. Looked for it here, but nothing came to me. This is another story about an amateur female detective set in the 1920s. Thank you for the lists, makes deciding what to buy next much easier. Kindle Edition. I think Jacqueline Winspear is a good addition. How about Stephen Hunter (Bob the Nailer series)? Can't seem to add just authors so I randomly chose a book. You might consider adding this series. The novels follow a cook named Odd Thomas who has supernatural powers and uses them to solve mysteries. Oh, and Giles Blunt has a great series featuring John (?) Qualicum Beach author Sydney Preston says she would like readers of her Britannia Bay Mystery series “to feel like the victim sort of deserved it.” Preston has just finished her second book in the series, Tone Dead, a sequel to her first book Too Late for Redemption which launched in June 2018. The series features former Chicago cop turned PI Cassandra Raines and takes listeners into the gritty and complex landscape of Chicago. All of which either revolve around or cover the Central Intelligence Agency as a larger part of the series. The first three books in this series were published in the mid ’60s, but the author started publishing new volumes again 20 years later. I struggle to find the titles of the next in a series online …and then I found this. RIGHT up there with Louise Penny, on my list anyway, P.J. Thanks. http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/b/vickie-britton/, Mystery of the American Revolution series, Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thriller series, McMurtrie and Drake legal thriller series, Whidbey Island Saga/Saratoga Woods series, co-author for Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan series, Jax Alexander series (written as C.S. Check out Book Riot’s TBR book recommendation service, which lets you work with an expert bibliologist to stock your bookshelves! P.I. Cardinal. Sep 14, 2013 - http://www.omnimysterynews.com/2013/09/a-conversation-with-mystery-author-marian-lanouette-1309140800.html?showComment=1379180191174#c4645295634536747932 If that sounds up your alley, check out Book #1, Secondhand Spirits. But even in this small village, Max … Alan Bradley’s Flavia de Luce series? Hi: just discovered your site a few days ago and enjoy the lists and helps me catch up on missing titles in my reading. Please consider reviewing this second book about Raven, you won’t forget her. Best Mystery Book Series. Gaus, Ricahrd North Patterson. Best Fictional Detective Series Books. Does a Kindle-only series qualify for inclusion on your list? Where is ” Ruth Ware ” name and list of her great novels . Love the site. Cormoran Strike is your classic contemporary private eye—brash, reclusive, willing to bend the rules, and better at solving crime than the local police force. 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