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. ...more

New Releases Tagged "Detective"

The Way of the Bear (Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito #8)
Who Cries for the Lost (Sebastian St. Cyr, #18)
See It End (Dr. Gretchen White, #3)
Heart of the Nile (Barker & Llewelyn, #14)
Defying Logic (Valor and Doyle Mysteries, #5)
Play the Fool
The Mimicking of Known Successes (Mossa & Pleiti, #1)
A Tempest at Sea (Lady Sherlock #7)
Good Dog, Bad Cop (The K Team #4)
The Institution
No Life for a Lady
Now You See Me (Kane and Alton #18)
Glory and the Master of Shadows (Lady Charlotte's Society of Angels, #4)
The Guilty One
23 Hours to Midnight (Women’s Murder Club, #23)
Simply Lies
The Maid's Diary
The Bullet That Missed (Thursday Murder Club, #3)
The Summer House
The Last Remains (Ruth Galloway, #15)
The Lost Notebook
Storm Watch (Joe Pickett, #23)
Outback (DS Walker, #1)
Lie To Her (Bree Taggert, #6)
The Way of the Bear (Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito #8)
The Running Girls
2 Sisters Detective Agency
See It End (Dr. Gretchen White, #3)
The Bookshop Murder (Flora Steele #1)
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Great Mystery Series of the 00's
65 books — 47 voters

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Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10)
A Study in Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes, #1)
The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1)
The Hound of the Baskervilles (Sherlock Holmes, #5)
And Then There Were None
The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot, #1)
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4)
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Sherlock Holmes, #3)
Death on the Nile (Hercule Poirot, #18)
The Sign of Four (Sherlock Holmes, #2)
The Silkworm (Cormoran Strike, #2)
The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe, #1)
The A.B.C. Murders (Hercule Poirot, #13)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
The Complete Sherlock Holmes

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They wouldn't tell Scipio how much of the counterfeit cash was left since, as Riccio put it, 'You're a detective now, after all. ...more
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Arthur Conan Doyle
The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes.
Arthur Conan Doyle; Corrections And Editor Edgar W. Smith; Illustrators, The Hound of the Baskervilles

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