Crime

The crime genre includes the broad selection of books on criminals and the court system, but the most common focus is investigations and sleuthing. Mystery novels are usually placed into this category, although there is a separate division for "crime". Hard Case Crime is one example.

My Sister, the Serial Killer
Lies Sleeping (Peter Grant, #7)
The Best Bad Things
Her Last Move
How She Died, How I Lived
The Stranger Diaries
The Lying Woods
The Sentence is Death (Hawthorne, #2)
Robert B. Parker's Blood Feud (Sunny Randall)
In Too Deep (Dive Team Investigations, #2)
City of Ash and Red
The Color of Lies
It Wasn't Me
Cards of Love: Five of Cups
In Peppermint Peril (Book Tea Shop Mystery, #1)
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  • Past Tense (Jack Reacher, #23)
    I Am Watching You
    Kingdom of the Blind (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #14)
    Dark Sacred Night (Renée Ballard, #2; Harry Bosch, #21; Harry Bosch Universe, #31)
    Close to the Bone (Widow's Island, #1)
    Lethal White (Cormoran Strike, #4)
    A Bone to Pick (Widow's Island, #2)
    Long Road to Mercy (Atlee Pine, #1)
    A Spark of Light
    The Christmas Scorpion (Jack Reacher, #22.5)
    Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
    What Have You Done
    No Exit
    The Girl in the Letter
    Hillary's Final Case (DI Hillary Greene, #17)
    The Twilight Saga by Stephenie MeyerFifty Shades of Grey by E.L. JamesThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertTwilight by Stephenie Meyer
    I Don't Understand All That Fuss
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    Naked in Death by J.D. RobbNo Turning Back by Tiffany SnowEchoes at Dawn by Maya BanksMr. Perfect by Linda HowardBend, Don't Break by Skye Callahan
    ;) Romantic Suspense
    185 books — 266 voters

    And Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieMurder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieThe Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieThe A.B.C. Murders by Agatha Christie
    Best Agatha Christie Book
    87 books — 1,088 voters
    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg LarssonThe Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg LarssonThe Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg LarssonIn Cold Blood by Truman CapoteShutter Island by Dennis Lehane
    Best Modern Mystery, Crime fiction
    895 books — 873 voters

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
    The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2)
    Gone Girl
    The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium, #3)
    And Then There Were None
    The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1)
    The Girl on the Train
    In Cold Blood
    Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10)
    A Study in Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes, #1)
    The Silkworm (Cormoran Strike, #2)
    Dark Places
    Sharp Objects
    The Godfather (Mario Puzo's Mafia)
    In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1)

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