100 The Most Popular Mysteries on Goodreads


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1. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) by Stieg Larsson


2. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn


3. The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon, #2) by Dan Brown


4. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie


5. The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco


6. The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest (Millennium, #3) by Stieg Larsson


7. Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10) by Agatha Christie


8. Angels & Demons (Robert Langdon, #1) by Dan Brown


9. Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier


10. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon


11. The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield


12. The Girl Who Played with Fire (Millennium, #2) by Stieg Larsson


13. The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #1) by Carlos Ruiz Zafón


14. The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle


15. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle


16. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Süskind


17. A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle


18. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle


19. The Alienist (Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, #1) by Caleb Carr


20. The Firm (Penguin Readers, Level 5) by John Grisham


21. Eye of the Needle by Ken Follett


22. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson


23. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote


24. Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn


25. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt


26. Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple #1) by Agatha Christie


27. Inferno (Robert Langdon, #4) by Dan Brown


28. Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson


29. The Godfather by Mario Puzo


30. The Lost Symbol (Robert Langdon, #3) by Dan Brown


31. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Flavia de Luce, #1)by Alan Bradley


32. The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova


33. The Cuckoo’s Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1) by Robert Galbraith


34. Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane


35. Dark Places by Gillian Flynn


36. The Big Sleep (Philip Marlowe, #1) by Raymond Chandler


37. In the Woods (Dublin Murder Squad, #1) by Tana French


38. A is for Alibi (Kinsey Millhone, #1) by Sue Grafton


39. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie


40. The Pillars of the Earth (Kingsbridge, #1) by Ken Follett


41. The Bone Collector (Lincoln Rhyme, #1) by Jeffery Deaver


42. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky


43. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins


44. The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1) by Jasper Fforde


45. Misery by Stephen King


46. The Complete Stories and Poems by Edgar Allan Poe


47. One for the Money (Stephanie Plum, #1) by Janet Evanovich


48. The Mysterious Affair at Styles (Hercule Poirot #1) by Agatha Christie


49. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold


50. The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle


51. A Scandal in Bohemia (The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, #1) by Ronald Holt


52. 23337 by Stephen King


53. The Secret History by Donna Tartt


54. The Lincoln Lawyer (Mickey Haller, #1; Harry Bosch Universe, #17) by Michael Connelly


55. Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson


56. Naked in Death (In Death, #1) by J.D. Robb


57. The Complete Sherlock Holmes, Vol 2 by Arthur Conan Doyle


58. The Pelican Brief by John Grisham


59. The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett


60. Atonement by Ian McEwan


61. The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky


62. Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow


63. Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, #1) by Lee Child


64. Postmortem (Kay Scarpetta, #1) by Patricia Cornwell


65. The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton


66. Mystic River by Dennis Lehane


67. Red Dragon (Hannibal Lecter, #1) by Thomas Harris


68. Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay


69. The №1 Ladies’ Detective Agency (№1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, #1) by Alexander McCall Smith


70. Still Life (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #1) by Louise Penny


71. Hard Eight (Stephanie Plum, #8) by Janet Evanovich


72. A Time to Kill by John Grisham


73. State of Wonder by Ann Patchett


74. Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie


75. The Likeness (Dublin Murder Squad, #2) by Tana French


76. The Black Dahlia (L.A. Quartet, #1) by James Ellroy


77. The Beekeeper’s Apprentice (Mary Russell, #1) by Laurie R. King


78. The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton


79. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood


80. The House at Riverton by Kate Morton


81. Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter, #1) by Jeff Lindsay


82. Possession by A.S. Byatt


83. Bleak House by Charles Dickens


84. Ten Big Ones (Stephanie Plum, #10) by Janet Evanovich


85. Twelve Sharp (Stephanie Plum, #12) by Janet Evanovich


86. Fearless Fourteen (Stephanie Plum, #14) by Janet Evanovich


87. Sizzling Sixteen (Stephanie Plum, #16) by Janet Evanovich


88. Explosive Eighteen (Stephanie Plum, #18) by Janet Evanovich


89. The Deep End of the Ocean (Cappadora Family, #1) by Jacquelyn Mitchard


90. The A.B.C. Murders by Agatha Christie


91. The Poet (Jack McEvoy, #1; Harry Bosch Universe, #5) by Michael Connelly


92. Tripwire (Jack Reacher, #3) by Lee Child


93. The Redbreast (Harry Hole, #3) by Jo Nesbø


94. Lean Mean Thirteen (Stephanie Plum, #13) by Janet Evanovich


95. The Snowman (Harry Hole, #7) by Jo Nesbø


96. The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins


97. Rules of Prey (Lucas Davenport, #1) by John Sandford


98. The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin


99. Size 12 Is Not Fat (Heather Wells, #1) by Meg Cabot


100. A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick


Source: https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/79160

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