Most Read This Week In 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

Most Read This Week Tagged "Mystery"

Never Lie
The Silent Patient
Here Lie the Dead (DCI Logan #15)
Oath of Loyalty (Mitch Rapp #21)
The Maid
The Paris Apartment
The Inmate
Where the Sky Begins
Sweetwater & the Witch (Ghost Hunters, #15)
Blowback: A Thriller
The Brighter the Light
City Dark
The Guest List
State of the Union (First Family, #3)
Apples Never Fall
Good Girl, Bad Blood (A Good Girl's Guide to Murder, #2)
In the Pines (Mercy Kilpatrick, #7; Columbia River, #3)
Lost in Time
Beyond the Moonlit Sea
Sparring Partners (Jake Brigance, #4)
Fear Thy Neighbor
The Maidens
A Flicker in the Dark
The Final Equinox (Theo Cray & Jessica Blackwood #2)
One of Us Is Lying (One of Us is Lying, #1)
Reach Me (Katie Winter #2)
The Family Upstairs (The Family Upstairs, #1)
The Big Dark Sky
Shattered (Michael Bennett #14)
Treasure State (Highway Quartet #6)
The Lost Apothecary
Do Not Disturb
The Ninth Month
The Happy Family
The Keeper of Stories
Do You Remember
The Creek (Summer Suspense Mysteries #2)
The Challenge
The Candid Life of Meena Dave
His Happy Place (Getaway, #2)
The Goddess Effect
Stockholm (Getaway, #3)
Want to Know a Secret?
Mexican Gothic
Reckoning (FBI Thriller, #26)
Three Small Bones (Det. Katie Scott #8)
My Little Brother
The Lost Girls of Willowbrook
The Girl Beyond the Gate
The Arrangement (The Arrangement, #1)
Pieces of a Life (Colten & Josie #1; Life #3)
A Song of Comfortable Chairs (No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency, #23)
Killer Smile (Stella Knox #1)
The Stranger in the Lifeboat
Next in Line (William Warwick, #5)
If You're Reading This...
My Sister, the Serial Killer
The Latecomer
The Couple At Table Six
State of Terror
The Surrogate Mother
Rising Tiger (Scot Harvath #21)
The Wrong Side (Bocephus Haynes #2)
The Silent Boy (Sloane & Maddie, Peril Awaits #1)
These Tangled Vines
Two Nights in Lisbon
Without Mercy (Dakota Steele #1)
Black Dog (Stone Barrington #62)
Warped Minds (Boys of Briar Hall, #4)
Survive the Night
The Castle Caper: A Cozy Mystery (Tess and Tilly, #14)
Local Girl Missing (Detective Josie Quinn, #15)
What She Said (Detective Karen Hart #6)
The Homewreckers
Hidden (Lost and Found, #1)
Shell Game (Getaway, #6)
Secrets at the Last House Before the Sea (Heaven's Cove, #1)
The Curfew
The First Shot
The Flock
The Lies I Told
The Resort
The Mother-in-Law
The Messy Lives of Book People
One of Us Is Next (One of Us Is Lying, #2)
The Ex
Mother of All Secrets
Midlife Magic Hunter (Forty Proof, #7)
One by One
Swamp Spirits (Miss Fortune Mystery, #23)
This Potion is da Bomb (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth #8)
Legacy of Lies (Bocephus Haynes, #1)
Escape (Billy Harney, #3)
Robert B. Parker's Fallout (Jesse Stone #21)
The Nurse's Secret
The Perfect Holiday
The Secret of Elephants

Sarah J. Maas
Well, good-bye for now," he said, rolling his neck as if we hadn't been talking about anything important at all. He bowed at the waist, those wings vanishing entirely, and had begun to fade into the nearest shadow when he went rigid. His eyes locked on mine wide and wild, and his nostrils flared. Shock—pure shock flashed across his features at whatever he saw on my face, and he stumbled back a step. Actually stumbled. "What is—" I began. He disappeared—simply disappeared, not a shadow in sight— ...more
Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Thorns and Roses

C. JoyBell C.
Elegance is a glowing inner peace. Grace is an ability to give as well as to receive and be thankful. Mystery is a hidden laugh always ready to surface! Glamour only radiates if there is a sublime courage & bravery within: glamour is like the moon; it only shines because the sun is there.
C. JoyBell C.

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