mystery fiction

Modern Mystery and Detective Authors: #1 Michael Connelly

Modern Mystery and Detective Authors: #1 Michael Connelly

What makes a great detective novel? I suppose it depends on a person’s tastes, it could be empathy (or likability) for the characters, easy to read, hard to put down, great writing, or a surprise ending. No matter what dictates quality to your preferences, it’s hard to beat a great mystery and detective story. There […]

Modern Detective and Mystery Authors: #5 James Patterson

Modern Detective and Mystery Authors: #5 James Patterson

I am a sucker for a great detective novel. We are blessed today to have a number of fine mystery writers from which to choose. I use the title “Modern” mystery and detective to differentiate between the great mystery writers of past eras. For any comprehensive list would certainly include the great Dashiell Hammett who […]