13 Mysteries for Halloween


Ah, October…the nights start getting a little longer, the days a little colder. Just the right time to rip open a bag of fun-size candy bars and crack the spine on a spooky mystery!

 

 

Hallowe’en Party by Agatha Christie

Masking for Trouble by Diane Vallere

Night of the Living Thread by Janet Bolin

 

 

Lord of the Wings by Donna Andrews

The Diva Haunts the House by Krista Davis

Murder of a Royal Pain by Denise Swanson

 

 

Death of a Neighborhood Witch by Laura Levine

Dial Meow for Murder by Bethany Blake

The Legend of Sleepy Harlow by Kylie Logan

 

The Ghost and Mrs. Mewer by Krista Davis

Trick or Deceit by Shelley Freydont

Deadly Brew by Karen MacInerney

Death Overdue by Allison Brook  

 

‘Tis The Season To Be Reading

Fa-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la!

 

It’s the perfect time of year to wrap up in a warm blanket, slide into your favorite chair, and sip a hot mug of cocoa while reading a good holiday-themed mystery. Stumped on which one to start with? I’ve listed some of my favorites below, as well as a couple that I’m excited to add to my collection this year.

What will you be reading this holiday season?

 The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries cover

The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries edited by Otto Penzler

The Finishing Stroke by Ellery Queen

Rest You Merry by Charlotte MacLeod

 The Twelve Clues of Christmas cover

The Twelve Clues of Christmas by Rhys Bowen

I am Half Sick of Shadows by Alan Bradley

Murder in the Dark by Kerry Greenwood

 

Holiday Homicide book cover
Holiday Homicide by Rufus King

Mistletoe Murder by Leslie Meier

The Clock Strikes Twelve by Patricia Wentworth

The Nightingale Before Christmas cover

The Nightingale Before Christmas by Donna Andrews

Holiday Buzz by Cleo Coyle

Murder Is A Girl’s Best Friend by Amanda Matetsky