Mystery

Mystery fiction is a loosely-defined term that is often used as a synonym of detective fiction — in other words a novel or short story in which a detective (either professional or amateur) solves a crime. The term "mystery fiction" may sometimes be limited to the subset of detective stories in which the emphasis is on the puzzle element and its logical solution (cf. whodunit), as a contrast to hardboiled detective stories which focus on action and gritty realism. However, in more general usage "mystery" may be used to describe any form of crime fiction, even if there is no mystery to be solved ...more

The Book of Speculation
The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly
Wicked Charms (Lizzy & Diesel, #3)
The Book of Secrets
The Good Girls (The Perfectionists, #2)
Book Scavenger
Delicate Monsters
Freedom's Child
Tangled Webs (Tangled Webs, #1)
Alive
Charlie, Presumed Dead
Manhattan Mayhem: New Crime Stories from Mystery Writers of America
Get Dirty (Don't Get Mad, #2)
Second Street Station: A Mary Handley Mystery
Ripped From the Pages (A Bibliophile Mystery, #9)

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    The girl gave him a look which ought to have stuck at least four inches out of his back.
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    Ransom Riggs
    Stars, too, were time travelers. How many of those ancient points of light were the last echoes of suns now dead? How many had been born but their light not yet come this far? If all the suns but ours collapsed tonight, how many lifetimes would it take us to realize we were alone? I had always known the sky was full of mysteries—but not until now had I realized how full of them the earth was.
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