Bloomsbury 100 Must Read Crime Novels

Bloomsbury's list of must read crime novels from the 'Good Reading Guide' series of books.

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100 books · 142 voters · list created June 22nd, 2011 by Heather (DeathByBook) (votes) .
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Heather (DeathByBook) 11720 books
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Themis-Athena (Lioness at Large) 546 books
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Bettie☯ 15274 books
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Susanna - Censored by GoodReads 3109 books
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Sally 2433 books
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Kim 1295 books
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Noran 13354 books
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Libby 10283 books
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Themis-Athena (Lioness at Large) Hmm. I'd love to vote for "Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club" ... but is this really part of the list of 100 must-read titles? Looks to me more like a recommendation following the list of must-reads ...?


Susanna - Censored by GoodReads I didn't see Bellona Club on the list, either.


Heather (DeathByBook) My internet connection dropped out in the middle of creating the list of the original hundred titles. The plan was to put in the 100 in the order that the book had them.


message 4: by Hayes (last edited Jun 23, 2011 12:42AM) (new)

Hayes My fault... (I have taken it off) I looked at the list given on the site, and confused the secondary list underneath with the Bloomsbury list up top. Sorry.


Heather (DeathByBook) I haven't looked at the Librarything list yet. I was just going through the little book Bloomsbury published. It includes a bunch of other suggesstions which must be the secondary list. I've only just read Sayers first book, now I'm going to have to get the rest of that series too. So.Many.Books.


Themis-Athena (Lioness at Large) So many books -- and those by Sayers are ALL great!! :)


message 7: by Booklovinglady (last edited Apr 11, 2013 06:59AM) (new)

Booklovinglady It says "Bloomsbury 100 Must Read Crime Novels" but there are more than a 100 books on this list... How come? (Yes, I know, someone has probably been adding books to the original list).


Themis-Athena (Lioness at Large) Heather, do you want the extra titles to be deleted?


Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* 54 extras have been added - sigh.


message 10: by Booklovinglady (last edited Apr 07, 2017 11:21PM) (new)

Booklovinglady Erin ☕ *Proud Book Hoarder* wrote: "54 extras have been added - sigh."

I've cleaned up the list and there are 100 books again now.


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