Inspector Harry Hole is the best detective on the Oslo Crime Squad, but he’s not without his personal demons. How about Stephen Hunter (Bob the Nailer series)? Jack Reacher), but it has momentarily failed you who the author is, or you’re simply interested in learning about new authors you want to start catching up to. You mention his name under Mankell (Wallander). Gaus, Ricahrd North Patterson. Still Life book. Baffling crimes brilliantly solved by accidental sleuths—few listening pleasures rival a great cozy mystery! My bad on the spelling. How about adding 3 of my favorites; Steve Berry (Cotton Malone), Kathy Reich (Tempe Brennan) and Louise Penny (Armand Gamache). Read these books!! Hi, Thanks for a great resource! If you’re looking for a set up more like the Plum Series, then her Cookies & Chance series starring Sally Muccio is your best bet. Heartbroken after her recent divorce, a single mother is persuaded to book a cruise and soon finds herself caught in the middle of a deadly adventure. If you are looking to start a new mystery series or want to catch up with the rest of a series you’ve started, check out the mystery authors and their series in order below. Read Now See More Mystery & Thriller Authors Keep browsing to find mystery masters. Tana French – The Dublin Murder Squad Series Don’t forget the standalone psych thriller/mystery Shutter Island. Made of Steel Ivy Smoak. Interestingly enough, I do have most of these authors as my own favorites as well. Give me a combination of seawater and mountains and you’ll win my heart. I recommend starting with In the Woods or The Likeness. J. Kate Atkinson (Jackson Brodie) Chris Knopf (Sam Acquillo) Ann Cleeves (Shetland Island, Vera Stanhope, Two Rivers) M. C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin, Hamish Macbeth). I’ve included both authors because many of their characters appear in each of several novels—and because they’re so good I can’t bring myself to ignore them. Read Now See More Mystery & Thriller Authors Keep browsing to find mystery masters. The first three books in this series were published in the mid ’60s, but the author started publishing new volumes again 20 years later. In her version of his stories, Sherlock Holmes becomes Charlotte Holmes, a talented female detective. Keep an eye on your inbox. I think Jacqueline Winspear is a good addition. Kindle Edition. It is helpful when looking for used books. That should keep you busy for quite some time), but here are five other great mystery series to check out. In order as lots of character development occurs over time. Laurie R. King – Mary Russell series and Dana Stabenow – Kate Shugak series. Readers will find a clever, endearingly awkward, and downright hilarious heroine in Jessica James. $1.99 #4. I would like review posted on Amazon, goodreads, and your blog. Sep 14, 2013 - THE DEADLIEST LIE (2013) THE DEADLIEST HATE (2015) THE DEADLIEST SPORT (coming next). Most of our over forty titles are listed on Fantastic Fiction. What about Tess Gerritsen’s Rizzoli & Isles series? Jessica James Mystery Series. Click on an author’s name to see the author’s bio page and their books in order of publication and chronological timeline, along with a link to reviews for books in the series. $6.99 #25. (These all happen to be by women writers. The title says "Best Detective/Mystery Series". If you’re an adult who looks back on their Nancy Drew days fondly, might I suggest picking up a grown-up mystery book series? Made in Savannah Cozy Mystery Series (13 books and counting). My 5th Kim Reynolds mystery novel BLOOD FAMILY will be published May 15, 2020 by Encircle. Edit: Graham Hurley and David Hewson added as well. Not sure if you would categorize them as a mystery novel – I would. Her Cozy Mystery Series is the Cook-Off Mystery Series, starring Sherry Oliveri-Frazelle, a cooking contestant living in a small town in Connecticut. Rosemary Stevens aka Rosemary Martin…As Stevens, the author writes a mystery series which takes place during the Regency period (1790-1820) in London. Best … $8.99 #5. She writes a series staring Anna Pigeon, a National Park ranger. Please add any books written by females that fall into the crime/mystery/thriller genres ... Patricia wrote: "How can I find a book when I can't remember the author or the title but I can recall the entire plot. She is a literary mystery author and such a treat. Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books, Movies, and TV. Thank you. Here’s another British mystery series written by an American author, but if you can excuse G.M. Baker Kindle Edition. You’d think writing a series where all the mysteries surround a flower shop would get difficult rather quickly, but Kate Collins has written 19 volumes on the topic. The character of Queen helps his father who is a police inspector a New York City in … You will enjoy reading this series. Tana French, Deborah Crombie and Nevada Barr added. I read it and I liked it. My sister Loretta Jackson and I are authors of two series–the Ardis Cole Mystery Series (an archaeological series set in different locations around the world) and the Jeff McQuede High Country Mystery Series (set in Wyoming) The Ardis Cole series is published by Rowe Publishing, and the High Country Mystery series was published by Amazon Encore. Malliet’s American citizenship, this series is actually very good. They wrote stories on a mystery writer and an immature sleuth whom they also named Ellery Queen. Box added. Eight Cozy Mystery Series Perfect for Audiobook Fans. James Lee Burke was already on the list. Please add Quintin Jardine author of the Bob Skinner series. Check out the movie versions on the Hallmark Channel. I love him! I love that you have series in order. Whether the novel is about a dedicated coroner pursuing a serial killer, conspiracies by Because the list of culinary-themed cozy mysteries is so long, I have decided to devote several blogs in order to provide more than just the “grocery store list” approach of just listing the names of the authors. Ruby Proulx is one the run from the authorities in late-1800s Canada after her con artist father runs afoul of the law. Where is ” Ruth Ware ” name and list of her great novels . The series features former Chicago cop turned PI Cassandra Raines and takes listeners into the gritty and complex landscape of Chicago. Series about BLM agent Jamaica Wild, set around northern New Mexico. You learn about the park and the area as well as reading about a murder mystery and watching Anna’s character develop. The Amazon page for the first book, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, has a great Q&A with the author in which he says, “Flavia walked onto the page of another book I was writing, and simply hijacked the story.” Ben Aaronovitch’s PC Peter Grant supernatural mysteries are fun and funny, with fascinating infobits about London through the centuries thrown in. I had to stop for lack of time. There is nothing more relaxing than reading, and I especially enjoy mystery book series with recurring characters. Would love to see more ebooks by Peter Robinson and Elly Griffiths. A Vampire Mystery Novel – From the Author of the James Maguire series. He hates the sun, sea and sand. He is such a wonderful character – I have read the entire series and thoroughly enjoyed them all. If you haven't yet, check out the Decker and Lazarus Series. Mary Jane Maffini, a librarian by trade, also (co-)owned a mystery book shop before becoming a full-time cozy author. When you buy through these links, Book Riot may earn a commission. Can't seem to add just authors so I randomly chose a book. Khan’s books deal with a variety of complex social and political issues, so if you’re bored of domestic thrillers, this might be a good place to go next. Mystery Series by New Mexico Authors. Stieg Larsson is his name. Anna is a strong female character. But Massey’s debut will surely keep you waiting for the sequel. G.M. Thank you so much for this wonderful site, some ideas, perhaps Jeffrey Deaver (Lincoln Rhyme series) as well as Jonathan Kellerman (Alex Delaware series) and his wife Faye Kellerman (Peter Decker/Rhina Lazarus-Decker series). I’m always excited when I find a new mystery series I like, because it gives me backup books for days. It's a book series that age well and is a great one to read in 2021. Her Miss Marple series follows a woman in a small town with an uncanny knack for solving crimes. By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. Daniel Nathan and Emanuel Benjamin Lepofsky are together known under the pseudonym Ellery Queen. Best Mystery Book Series. Special Circumstances (Mike Daley/Rosie Fernandez Legal Thriller Book 1) Sheldon Siegel. Donna, added Louise Penny to the list of authors. Thank you for the lists, makes deciding what to buy next much easier. I discovered Phryne Fisher on Netflix thanks to the television adaptation Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and was delighted to find that it was based on a book series.