Best Mystery & Crime books 🔍

Curated by our reviewers this week

MONDAY 17th JUNE, 2019

Welcome our new mystery-crime reviewers 👋

Nicole Dieker


Writer, editor, and teacher. I review one book a week at as part of my daily posts on the art and the finances of a creative career. Am interested in books on writing and publishing, literary fiction, and SF&F.

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Elizabeth Amber Love


Elizabeth Amber Love is the author of The Farrah Wethers Mysteries: “Cardiac Arrest,” “Full Body Manslaughter,” and “Miscarriage of Justice.” Her latest work is the horror/slasher novella, Misty Murder. Love had a short story in the Anthony Award nominated Protect volume 2, “Protectors: Heroes.” She hosts the Vodka O’Clock podcast and occasionally writes comics. She lives in New Jerse...

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