Home - Where you will find out more about mystery novels, find new authors, and learn about some really great older ones.
Death in the Arctic and Antartica
Death in Asia, Australia and New Zealand
Death in Canada and Mexico
Death in Continental Europe
- Mysteries Set in France and Francophone Countries - List by Christine A. Corcos.
- France Mysteries - This list is by Stop, You're Killing Me.
- French Crime Fiction - An article on the historical development of French crime fiction by Sue Neale.
- Your Iceland Noir Reading List - From Crime Fiction Lover, 2016.
- Italian Mysteries - Web site for historical and contemporary mysteries set in Italy.
- A Hard-Boiled Gazeteer to Italy - Crime novel list by Bill Ott in Booklist, May 1, 2006.
- A Literary Tour of Italy's Libraries - Three great books picked by Concepción de León in the New York Times.
- Move Over Scandinavian Noir: Here Comes the Polish Gumshoe - An article by Ginanne Brownell in the International New York Times, March, 2014.
- Russian Mysteries - This list is from Stop, You're Killing Me.
- From Russia with Love? Mysteries and Thrillers 2017 - by Eric Norton, March, 2017
- After Wallander: a new generation of Scandinavian detectives takes over - An article by Vanessa Thorpe in the Guardian, Sept., 2010.
- A Cold Night's Death - The allure of Scandinavian Crime Fiction. From the New York Public Library.
- Crime, Mystery and Spy Novels: Thrillers Set in Turkey - From the Daily Sabah, 2015
- Mystery Novels Set in Turkey
Death in Great Britain and Ireland
- London Mystery Novels - This list is by Stop, You're Killing Me!
- London Underground Crime Fiction - This list is by Janet Rudolph.
- Shades of Blue: Oxbridge in Detective Fiction - an article by Julian Earwaker and Kathleen Becker on mysteries set in Oxford and Cambridge.
- 15 Irish Crime Writers You Should be Reading Right Now - From Crime Reads, March, 2018.
- Contemporary Fiction by Irish Authors - This list is by the St. Charles Public Library.
- Gaelic Mysteries - This list is from the Indian Prairie Public Library.
- Edinburgh Reads - A Google map of novels set in Edinburgh. Though it is not limited to mysteries, you will find many of them here.
- The Celtic Cozies are Coming - Mysteries set in Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. This article is by Catronia McPhearson in Booklist, May, 2018.
- Mystery Novels Set in Wales - This list is by Stop, You're Killing Me!
- Crime Fiction in the British Empire - an essay on the detectives of Canada, Australia, India, and other colonial locations. From the Whodunit Mystery Bookstore.
Death in the Middle East
There are two great sites which list American mystery writers by state. I have added just a few more links of interest.
The first great site is Stop, You're Killing Me! which has an outstanding list of mystery novels by state.
The second great site is The Cozy Mystery List - which has a great list of cozy mysteries by state.
Some more links to mysteries by city or state.
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Philadelphia, PA. Please address any comments, additions, or corrections to firstname.lastname@example.org