Looking to try a new mystery series or catch up on books you have missed? Check out these mystery series to get started!
Coffeehouse Mysteries by Cleo Coyle
In these culinary mysteries, divorced mom Clare Cosi manages a coffee house in New York City’s Greenwich Village for her obnoxious ex-husband and imperious ex-mother-in-law. The plucky sleuth’s engagingly eccentric friends, sexy boyfriend, and the fascinating coffee lore and recipes play a role in vividly capturing the New York experience while keeping the mystery in the background. On What Grounds is the first book in the series. (Audiobook Download) (eBook)
Inspector Armand Gamache mysteries by Louise Penny
Though these procedural mysteries feature a police homicide squad based in Montreal, Quebec, they also provide leisurely and thoughtful depictions of Quebec life and often feature the well-drawn, quirky residents of the obscure village of Three Pines. The lead detective, Armand Gamache, has a poet’s soul and brilliant coaching and teaching skills, guiding his team to solve baffling murder cases. Still Life is the first book in the series. (Book) (Audiobook Download) (Hoopla Audiobook)
Dublin Murder Squad novels by Tana French
The moody Dublin Murder Squad novels are one part mystery, one part police procedural, and one part psychological suspense story. Featuring compelling, well-drawn characters and rich detail, these atmospheric yarns are suspenseful and meditative, offering a look at contemporary Ireland that alternates between disturbing and lyrical. In the Woods is the first book in the series. (Audiobook Download) (eBook) (Book)[Read more…]