If you love a good mystery, then you’re in luck! There are plenty of thrilling mystery books out there that are sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. To help you find the best of the best, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 must-read mystery books.
And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
This classic mystery novel has been delighting readers since it was first published in 1939. It follows a group of 10 strangers who are invited to an isolated island, only to find themselves the victims of a murderer.
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
This international best-seller is a gripping thriller that follows journalist Mikael Blomkvist as he attempts to solve the disappearance of a young girl.
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
This psychological thriller follows the story of a man whose wife has gone missing. As the investigation unfolds, dark secrets about both of them are revealed.
The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
This best-selling novel follows the adventures of symbologist Robert Langdon as he attempts to unravel a series of clues related to the murder of a curator.
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
This suspenseful novel follows Rachel, an alcoholic who becomes obsessed with the lives of a perfect couple she sees from the train. When the woman goes missing, Rachel finds herself at the center of the investigation.
The Alienist by Caleb Carr
Set in 19th century New York City, this mystery novel follows a team of investigators as they attempt to track down a serial killer who is targeting young boys.
The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
Set in a 14th century Italian monastery, this novel follows a Franciscan monk as he investigates a series of mysterious deaths.
The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (aka J.K. Rowling)
This crime novel follows private investigator Cormoran Strike as he attempts to solve the mysterious death of a supermodel.
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
This classic mystery novel follows detective Hercule Poirot as he attempts to solve the murder of a wealthy businessman on the Orient Express.
The Guest List by Lucy Foley
The Guest List by Lucy Foley is a gripping mystery novel that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end. The story follows a group of friends as they attend a wedding at a remote island off the coast of Ireland. As the wedding day goes on, things start to go wrong and secrets begin to unravel.
Foley’s writing is captivating and her characters are well-developed and believable. Her plot twists keep you guessing until the very end. Highly recommended for fans of suspenseful mysteries.
These 10 must-read mystery books will keep you guessing until the very end. So, grab one and start unraveling the thrilling mysteries within today!