Best selling female mystery writers

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best selling female mystery writers

Best Female Crime/Mystery/Thriller Writers (1027 books)

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Building a Mystery: Four Writers on Crafting Crime Fiction

Nevertheless, here comes what we consider essential female and crime fiction reads by female mystery authors. They will delight any fan of mystery genre, young or old for sure.
Karin Slaughter

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Just how popular are murder mysteries? The reason is simple. While in real-life America some 35 percent of killings go unsolved, in fiction land you close the book with a thump, satisfied that through grit and guile, the good guys or gals have caught the killer and justice will be served, straight up and strong. Who doesn't relish a percent punishment rate for the wicked? Meet the A-team of crime and punishment, XX-chromosome style. Though their settings may vary, our ladies always have crime on their minds. Born in South River, she began with romance novels but by book 12 says she "ran out of sexual positions.

by Sue Grafton

Millhone, a hard-boiled private detective from fictional Santa Teresa, California, in Buy now from your favorite retailer:. All the elements are there edge-of-your-seat suspense, gruesome crime scenes, and plenty of bones. The delightful, bestselling series will see its eighteenth book released in early November but you can dive in anyplace in the series. And while a bit less hard-boiled than some others on this list, Precious is certainly among the most engaging. Myriad hijinks have since ensued. With her sleuth Mary Russell, Laurie R.

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  1. Cora L. says:

    The works of female mystery authors is so abundant and high quality that it's a . is the fourth book in bestselling author P.D. James's Adam Dalgliesh mystery.

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  3. Speedtirambre says:

    List of female detective/mystery writers . Georgette Heyer (); Suzanne K. HIgh (Born ); Patricia Highsmith (); Susan Hill (born ).

  4. Spirupeter1952 says:

    Henry viii king and court alison weir sword in the stone witch

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