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Book awards: Rough Guide to Crime Fiction

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Works (88)

Trent's Last Case by E. C. Bentley1
The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan2
The Man Who Was Thursday by G. K. Chesterton3
The Riddle of the Sands by Erskine Childers4
The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle5
Raffles: The Amateur Cracksman by E. W. Hornung6
The Tiger in the Smoke by Margery Allingham7
The Corpse in the Snowman by Nicholas Blake8
Green for Danger by Christianna Brand9
The Three Coffins by John Dickson Carr10
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie11
Love Lies Bleeding by Edmund Crispin12
The Case of the Turning Tide by Erle Stanley Gardner13
Hangover Square by Patrick Hamilton14
Rogue Male by Geoffrey Household15
Malice Aforethought by Francis Iles16
Surfeit of Lampreys by Ngaio Marsh17
Gaudy Night by Dorothy L. Sayers18
The Franchise Affair by Josephine Tey19
The Asphalt Jungle by William Riley Burnett20
The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain21
The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler22
No Orchids for Miss Blandish by James Hadley Chase23
The Moon in the Gutter by David Goodis24
Red Harvest by Dashiell Hammett25
Build My Gallows High by Geoffrey Homes26
The Galton Case by Ross Macdonald27
Kiss Me, Deadly by Mickey Spillane28
The Grifters by Jim Thompson29
The Bride Wore Black by Cornell Woolrich30
Case Histories by Kate Atkinson31
Purple Cane Road by James Lee Burke32
The Final Detail by Harlan Coben33
City of Bones by Michael Connelly34
The Last Detective by Robert Crais35
Calendar Girl by Stella Duffy36
Steppin' on a Rainbow by Kinky Friedman37
S Is for Silence by Sue Grafton38
The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett39
Gravedigger by Joseph Hansen40
A Season for the Dead by David Hewson41
Sunset and Sawdust by Joe R. Lansdale42
Prayers for Rain by Dennis Lehane43
One Fearful Yellow Eye by John D. MacDonald44
The Moving Target by Ross Macdonald45
Murder at the Nightwood Bar by Katherine V. Forrest46
Sex Dolls by Reggie Nadelson47
Blacklist by Sara Paretsky48
Stone Cold by Robert B. Parker49
Hell to Pay by George P. Pelecanos50
Angel on the Inside by Mike Ripley51
The No. 1 Ladiesʼ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith52
Black Maps by Peter Spiegelman53
Mr. Clarinet by Nick Stone54
Echo Burning by Lee Child55
The High Commissioner by Jon Cleary56
Broken by Martina Cole57
The Blue Nowhere by Jeffery Deaver58
The Way Through the Woods by Colin Dexter59
Medusa by Michael Dibdin60
L. A. Confidential by James Ellroy61
The Scholar of Extortion by Reg Gadney62
The Third Victim by Lisa Gardner63
A Traitor to Memory by Elizabeth George64
A Ghost in the Machine by Caroline Graham65
The Big Thaw by Donald Harstad66
The Murder Room by P. D. James67
Head Shot by Quintin Jardine68
Breaking and Entering by H. R. F. Keating69
The Business of Dying by Simon Kernick70
Soft Target (A Dan Shepherd Mystery) by Stephen Leather71
Mystic River by Dennis Lehane72
Uniform Justice by Donna Leon73
The Empty Hours by Ed McBain74
The Marx Sisters by Barry Maitland75
Arabesk by Barbara Nadel76
Jacquot and the Angel by Martin O'Brien77
The Falls by Ian Rankin78
The Babes in the Wood by Ruth Rendell79
Playing with Fire by Peter Robinson80
The Madman of Bergerac by Georges Simenon81
Gorky Park by Martin Cruz Smith82
Hollywood Station by Joseph Wambaugh83
Sideswipe by Charles Willeford84
The Silent and the Damned by Robert Wilson85
Double Indemnity by James M. Cain86
Seizure by Robin Cook87
Blow Fly by Patricia Cornwell88

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