The Best Mystery Book of all time…did your fave make the list?

To wrap up our mystery series, why don’t we check out some of the best mysteries of all time? Subjective, of course! Here are the top ten of the Mystery Writers of America’s list of best mystery books ever.

The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett

Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe

The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey

Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold by John le Carré

The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins

The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

http://www.librarything.com/bookaward/The+Top+100+Mystery+Novels+of+All+Time+Mystery+Writers+of+America

So who would you add to the list? Do share! Giving away a Starbuck’s gift card in the June drawing. Oscar

3 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by JOYE on June 19, 2013 at 6:27 pm

    I have always been a fan of Mickey Spillane. I loved his book I, The Jury and all of the rest he wrote. Surprised it is not on the list. And i love Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot mysteries.

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  2. Posted by Suzan Michet on June 13, 2013 at 1:57 pm

    So pleased to see “The Daughter of Time” on the list, I loved that book !

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