Top 10 female detectives in fiction books the guardian. Daniel nathan and emanuel benjamin lepofsky are together known under the pseudonym ellery queen. You will find quite a few books set in texas, and some that have yet to be released. This is a list of some notable authors in the western fiction genre note that some writers listed below have also written in other genres.
The sisters, texas mystery series 9 book series kindle edition. Christian mystery books christian suspense authors lifeway. Mystery authors who are found on the cozy mystery site and who feature texas locations in their books. Lifeway offers a variety of christian mystery and suspense books to keep you on the edge of your seat.
A book s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Named 2019 best womens detective fiction, texas association of authors. Creator of the famous inspector wexford series, it was adapted for television rendell is one of the most prolific and. With a new bbc series out in 2015, theres a reason that this is the best mystery by a female author.
Lists of authors list of mystery writers list of thriller authors list of female detective characters detective fiction crime fiction mystery fiction whodunit. One of the great femaledriven thrillers we have read in years. East texas to modernday suburban dallas, and the authors include. This summer brings another crop of texas mystery novels, filled with industrious. I will say this book is as much a psychological mystery as.
Mystery book lists based on their settings in the united states and other countries of the world home where you will find out more about mystery novels, find new authors. In the story, texasbased crime reporter molly cates has justpublished her first book, describing thebloodcurdling exploits of serial killer louie bronk. Although there are many more women throughout history who have proven to be powerful authors, this list is. The 25 most anticipated books by women for 2017 elle. Books by authors living in the great state of texas. Big red tequila by rick riordan, the devil went down to austin by rick riordan.
Glenn dromgoole writes about texas books and authors. Jordan poteet mystery series and whit mosley mystery series. Dixon 18921982 jane adams born 1960 carolina garciaaguilera. They wrote stories on a mystery writer and an immature sleuth whom they also named ellery queen.
Abbott is a thriller about the seemingly unrelated disappearances of two women named bethany and. The 10 best thrillers and crime writing by women best. Mystery books that take place in texas the cozy mystery list blog. Christie is the worlds bestselling author, and this is her bestselling title out of her 80some books. Named 2016 best mystery series by texas association of authors. Maggie watson, the sleuth, is a widow and owner of an antiques shop. Awardwinning mystery writer rendell also writes under the name barbara vine.
The list of essential female and crime fiction reads by female mystery authors that. Author interviews npr interviews with top authors and the npr book tour, a weekly feature and podcast where leading authors read and discuss their writing. Texasbased crime reporter molly cates has just published her first book. Now ondeath row, louies sentence is about to be carriedout. Mystery books that take place in texas the cozy mystery. Antique shop mystery series this is another annies chronological cozy mystery series that is written by several authors. Best female crimemysterythriller writers 1087 books. Top 10 female detectives in fiction from a copenhagen scientist to a hardbitten single mother in new york, these are singular sleuths contending with problems that all women. How can i find a book when i cant remember the author or the title but i can recall the entire plot.891 1531 903 374 1546 613 1373 1419 1154 1399 410 1034 465 7 938 422 768 76 47 191 872 1117 1342 1264 1062 8 805 979 1382 1106 1381 381