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Classic Crime, Mystery and Thrillers

Description: Building a canon of must-read classics in this genre. Thumb down books that don't belong here or that you don't recommend. Classics only, please. Feel free to add or thumbs-up books, but please don't delete any books from this list.

Members: 4 participating members (show all)

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1
17,517 members, 369 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: thecoroner, roby72, ahef1963

Score: 3

2
14,481 members, 437 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, thecoroner, roby72

Score: 3

3
13,127 members, 340 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, thecoroner, roby72

Score: 3

4
8,031 members, 184 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner, ahef1963

Score: 3

5
6,226 members, 202 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, roby72, thecoroner

Score: 3

6
4,276 members, 130 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, thecoroner, roby72

Score: 3

7
11,840 members, 227 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: thecoroner, roby72

Score: 2

8
10,234 members, 221 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, thecoroner

Score: 2

9
9,330 members, 181 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner

Score: 2

10
7,482 members, 220 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: thecoroner, roby72

Score: 2

11
3,855 members, 83 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner

Score: 2

12
2,446 members, 94 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, thecoroner

Score: 2

13
1,286 members, 14 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner

Score: 2

14
826 members, 17 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner

Score: 2

15
787 members, 19 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: thecoroner, roby72

Score: 2

16
608 members, 22 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: thecoroner, roby72

Score: 2

17
487 members, 19 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: roby72, thecoroner

Score: 2

18
10,194 members, 270 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

19
5,464 members, 177 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

20
4,201 members, 107 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

21
3,458 members, 79 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

22
3,359 members, 52 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

23
3,349 members, 73 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: thecoroner

Score: 1

24
3,259 members, 99 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: thecoroner

Score: 1

25
2,974 members, 85 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

26
2,917 members, 52 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

27
2,779 members, 85 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: thecoroner

Score: 1

28
2,767 members, 65 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

29
1,254 members, 16 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

30
711 members, 17 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: roby72

Score: 1

31
489 members, 18 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: roby72

Score: 1

32
334 members, 10 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: roby72

Score: 1

33
221 members, 1 review
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (July 2013)

Type: Unnumbered

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