Posted on 10/24/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s a different kind of ghost story, if you’re not a huge fan of the paranormal but are interested in...

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Tagged As: Book lists, Mystery

Posted on 10/16/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Frances Glessner Lee, through her dioramas of crime scenes, taught police officers to be more observant. But this godmother of...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Tagged As: Mystery, Writer's Digest

Posted on 10/14/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1892, the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories was published. Arthur Conan Doyle had been releasing...

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Posted on 10/11/2021 at 08:38 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Good news this Monday morning: author Sue Grafton will be coming back to life! The creator of beloved sleuth Kinsey...

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Posted on 08/31/2021 at 09:59 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On the day after Mary Shelley’s birthday, we hesitate to say it’s a shame that we can’t reanimate authors. So...

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Posted on 06/22/2021 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’ve noticed a few commonalities among bookworms, as we’ve built our Facebook community. Most of us love pets — slight...

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Tagged As: Just for fun, Mystery

Posted on 05/23/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Melodie Campbell, as an author of mob-heist novels and a past executive director of Crime Writers of Canada, is quite...

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Posted on 05/15/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At its simplest, a mystery novel is a puzzle. But as Zara Altair points out, there are certain features to...

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Posted on 05/07/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have a release date for the final Inspector Montalbano novel. Author Andrea Camilleri, who died in July 2019, had...

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Posted on 04/30/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The Mystery Writers of America announced the winners for the annual Edgar Allan Poe awards, which honor the best mystery...

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Tagged As: Awards, Book lists, Mystery