Detective fiction is a sub-genre of crime and mystery fiction in which an investigator (often a detective), either professional or amateur, investigates a crime, often murder.

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The Widow
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Her Final Breath (Tracy Crosswhite, #2)
A Study in Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes, #1)
The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1)
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Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10)
The Sign of Four (Sherlock Holmes, #2)
And Then There Were None
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot, #1)
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4)
The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe #1)
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The Silkworm (Cormoran Strike, #2)
Death on the Nile (Hercule Poirot, #17)
The Complete Sherlock Holmes
The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
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Benjamin Black
Benjamin Black The Black-Eyed Blonde
His Favorite Noir Books: Get your crime fix in these recs from the writer who revives The Big Sleep's detective, Philip Marlowe, in The Black-Eyed Blonde.
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Agatha Christie
You've a pretty good nerve," said Ratchett. "Will twenty thousand dollars tempt you?" It will not." If you're holding out for more, you won't get it. I know what a thing's worth to me." I, also M. Ratchett." What's wrong with my proposition?" Poirot rose. "If you will forgive me for being personal - I do not like your face, M. Ratchett," he said.
Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express

Michael Chabon
Bina, thank you. Bina, listen, this guy. His name wasn't Lasker. This guy-' She puts a hand to his mouth. She has not touched him in three years. It probably would be too much to say that he feels the darkness lift at the touch of her fingertips against his lips. But it shivers, and light bleeds in among the cracks.
Michael Chabon, The Yiddish Policemen's Union

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