Home - Where you will find out more about mystery novels, find new authors, and learn about some really great older ones.
Mystery Author Index
Academics in Mystery Novels - This list is from Stop, You're Killing Me.
A Brief History of Academic Mysteries, Campus Thrillers and Research Noir - An article and booklist by Molly Odintz in Crime Reads, August 29, 2019
It's Academic - More crime on campus. This list is by the Lincoln City Libraries.
Accounting, Accountants, and Income Taxes - This list is by Janet Rudolph.
Archaeologists and Anthropologists - A list from Stop, You're Killing Me.
Murder is an Art - Mysteries set in the art world. This list is by the St. Charles Public Library.
Popular Art Theft Books - This list is from Good Reads.
Beauty Shop Mystery Series - This is from the Cosy Mystery List.
Forensic Fiction - This list is by the Lincoln, Nebraska Libraries.
Funeral Based Mysteries - Occupations such mortician, funeral director, undertaker and so on. This list is from Good Reads.
Labor Union Crime Fiction - This list is by Janet Rudolph
Legal Mysteries - An extensive list from Stop, You're Killing Me.
Top Five Supreme Court Mysteries - This is an article by Anthony Franze in Mystery Scene Magazine, 2018.
Book Store Owner Mysteries (and Some Publishing Mysteries, Too) - This list is by The Cozy Mystery List.
Cozy Mystery Librarians - This list is by the Cozy Mystery List.
Library/Librarian Mystery Series - This list is by Janet Rudolph, May 18, 2021. 8 Great Mystery Series Featuring Librarians as Amateur Detectives - An article by Victoria Gilbert in Crime Reads, Dec. 19, 2022.
Bookstore Mysteries - This list is by Janet Rudolph.
Bibliomysteries - Mysterious Press is publishing bibliomystery novellas by noted authors such as Anne Perry and Laura Lippman in ebook format.
Books and Publishing Industry Mysteries - List is by Reader's Advice. This list is rather dated.
Main Sleuth Who is a Nurse or a Midwife - This list is by the Cozy Mystery List.
Mystery, Music, Murder, Mayhem - this list is by the Lincoln City Libraries.
Mystery Book Series with a Music and/or Musician Theme - This list is from the Cozy Mystery List Blog.
Music in English Detective Fiction - An essay by Phillip L. Scowcroft.
Musical Mysteries - List from Readers Advice
Presidential Crime Fiction - Elections, politics, and more. This list is by Janet Rudolph.
Teachers as Main Sleuths in Mystery Books - This list is by the Cozy Mystery List.
Death at the Theater - This list is from Library Book Lists.
Veterinarian Cozy Mysteries - This list is by the Cozy Mystery List Blog.
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