100 Great Mystery Books







100 Top Mystery Books

* short stories

Authors Books
Edgar  Allan Poe: His 5 Detective Short Stories*
Wilkie Collins: The Moonstone
Charles Dickens: The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Arthur Conan Doyle: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes*
E. W. Hornung: The Amateur Cracksman*
Arthur  Conan Doyle: The Hound of the Baskervilles
J. Futrelle: The Thinking Machine*
M. R. Rinehart: The Circular Staircase
G. K. Chesterton: The Innocence of Father Brown
M. D. Post: Uncle Abner*
E. Wallace: The Mind of Mr. J. G. Reeder*
Agatha Christie: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
Dashiel Hammett: Red Harvest
C. H. B. Kitchin: Death of My Aunt
Dorothy Leigh Sayers/R. Eustace: The Documents in the Case
Dashiel Hammett: The Maltese Falcon
A. W. Upfield: The Sands of Windee
F. Iles: Before The Fact
Erle Stanley Gardner: The Case of The Sulky girl
Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient Express
J. M. Cain: The Postman Always Rings Twice
Dorothy Leigh Sayers: The Nine Tailors
J. D. Carr: The Hollow Man
Rex Stout The League of Frightened Men
E. L. White: The Wheel Spins
N. Blake: The Beast Must Die
C. Woolrich: The Bride Wore Black
Ngaio Marsh: Death of a Peer
Ellery Queen: Calamity Town
C. Hare: Tragedy At Law
Richard Chandler: The High Window
C. Brand: Green for danger
M. Innes: Appleby's End
E. Ferrars: Murder Among Friends
H. Eustis: The Horizontal Man
E. Crispin: The Moving Toyshop
F. Brown: The Fabulous Clipjoint
J. Tey: The Franchise Affair
J. F. Bardin: Devil Take The Blue-tail fly
Margery Allingham: More Work for the Undertaker
George Simenon: My Friend Maigret/Mon ami Maigret
W. R. Burnett: The Asphalt Jungle
M. Gilbert Smallbone Deceased
George Simenon The Stain on the Snow
J. Tey: The Daughter of Time
H. Waugh: Last Seen Wearing
M. Allingham: The tiger in the smoke
J. Bingham Five Roundabouts to Heaven
Richard Chandler: The Long Goodbye
G. Cullingford: Post Mortem
S. Smith: The Party At No. 5
P. Highsmith: The Talented Mr. Ripley
M. Millar: Beast in view
John Creasey: Gideon's week
S. Ellin: Mystery stories*
George Simenon: Maigret In Court/Maigret aux assises
M. Innes The New Sonia Wayward
N. Freeling: Gun Before Butter
D. B. Hughes: The Expendable Man
J. Thompson: Pop. 1280
M. G. Eberhart: R. S. V. P. Murder
J. Symons: The Man Who Killed Himself
E. Lathen: Murder Against The Grain
M. Sjöwall / P.Wahlöö: Roseanna
G. Sims: The Last Best Friend
P. Dickinson: The Glass-sided Ants' nest
H. McCloy: Mr. Splitfoot
N. Blake: The Private Wound
P. Highsmith: The Tremor of Forgery
C. Himes: Blind Man with a Pistol
J. Fleming: Young man, I think you're dying
M. Millar: Beyond this point are monsters
E. McBain: Sadie when she died
G. V. Higgins: The Friends of Eddie Coyle
J. Symons: The Players and the Game
S. Ellin: Mirror, mirror on the wall
T. Hillerman: The Dance Hall of the Dead
P. Dickinson: The Poison Oracle
G. McDonald: Fletch
P. D. James: The Black Tower
C. Fremlin: The Long Shadow
C. Watson: The Naked Nuns
R. McDonald: The Blue Hammer
A. Christie: Sleeping Murder
D. S. Davis: A Death in the Life
D. Uhnak: The Investigation
Ruth Rendell: A Judgement in Stone
W. McIlvanney: Laidlaw
D. E. Westlake: Nobody's Perfect
R. Hill: A pinch of snuff
J. Hansen: Skinflick
P. M. Hubbard: Kill Claudio
J. D. MacDonald: The Green Ripper
J. Wainwright: All on a Summer's Day
Amanda Cross: Death in a Tenured Position
J. Wambaugh: The Glitter Dome
J. Thomson: To Make a Killing
P. Lovesey: The False Inspector Dew
J. McClure: The Artful Egg
P. D. James: A Taste for Death

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