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Survey of Mysteries and Crime Fiction

Members: 16 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
4,437 members, 118 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (1), tricia013101 (1), aulsmith (1), ahef1963 (1), merrystar (2), inge87

2
14,348 members, 382 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: neicybee (1), smcwl (1), MissJessie (2), lewbs (2), ahef1963 (5)

3
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: MissJessie (3), lewbs (4), smcwl (5), aulsmith (7), merrystar (15)

4
11,266 members, 291 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (4), merrystar (7), ahef1963 (13), aulsmith (25), cej1027

5
4,658 members, 187 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), neicybee (6), ahef1963 (17), inge87

7
35,038 members, 1,586 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (3), neicybee (4), cej1027

8
6,801 members, 218 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6), MissJessie (9), merrystar (21), aulsmith (26)

9
10,132 members, 188 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), MissJessie (5), aulsmith (23)

10
6,045 members, 88 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), MissJessie (6), ahef1963 (15)

11
14,837 members, 840 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: neicybee (7), ahef1963 (9), cej1027

12
37,993 members, 1,210 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: neicybee (2), ahef1963 (2), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar

13
2,940 members, 70 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: merrystar (6), MissJessie (7), aulsmith (19)

14
8,540 members, 193 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: neicybee (5), merrystar (14), ahef1963 (14)

15
775 members, 15 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (10), aulsmith (12), merrystar (13)

16
2,782 members, 53 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (11), aulsmith (21), inge87

17
3,809 members, 140 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (12), aulsmith (22), inge87

18
3,121 members, 81 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10), MissJessie (13), ahef1963 (21)

19
4,117 members, 90 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (9), ahef1963 (18), merrystar (20)

20
3,117 members, 91 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (14), merrystar (17), aulsmith (20)

21
3,515 members, 93 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (15), aulsmith (18), ahef1963 (20)

22
14,422 members, 405 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: neicybee (3), lewbs (5)

23
750 members, 32 reviews
3.4 stars (3.4 stars)

Lists: smcwl (2), merrystar (11)

24
260 members, 28 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: smcwl (6), inge87

25
4,407 members, 137 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), MissJessie (16)

26
8,670 members, 272 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: merrystar (19), cej1027

27
4,192 members, 79 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: lewbs (6), MissJessie (17)

28
2,326 members, 28 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: lewbs (7), MissJessie (18)

29
2,199 members, 112 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (19), inge87

30
1,325 members, 36 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (9), ahef1963 (27)

31
3,643 members, 86 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: NinieB (1)

32
1,711 members, 133 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1)

33
488 members, 5 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (1)

Explanations:

bluepiano (1): Wonderful mystery lacking the English village,the quirky detective, the police procedure, and the solution.

34
819 members, 22 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15), MissJessie (20)

35
15,885 members, 247 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: lewbs (1), MissJessie (21)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (31)

Explanations:

aulsmith (31): I had a tough time getting threw this and really disliked it when I was done.

36
4,571 members, 140 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: lewbs (3), ahef1963 (4)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (27)

Explanations:

aulsmith (27): Although there is a mystery this is more of a thriller, a genre I don't like

37
6,412 members, 173 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (16), MissJessie (22)

38
2,573 members, 29 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (22), MissJessie (23)

39
1,319 members, 24 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (24), ahef1963 (24)

40
7,930 members, 80 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2)

41
123 members, 5 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2)

Explanations:

aulsmith (2): Not only a good mystery, but a good novel about the end of World War II in England.

42
95 members, 3 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: NinieB (2)

43
12 members, 0 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (2)

Explanations:

bluepiano (2): It has the unexplained murder, the medical examiner, and the investigator, but it's also refreshingly odd and has funniest opening pages I've read.

44
11,995 members, 344 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), ahef1963 (12), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar, pjw328

45
8,001 members, 229 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3)

46
337 members, 15 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): The first of the Brandstetter mysteries

47
328 members, 9 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3)

48
54 members, 1 review
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: NinieB (3)

49
21 members, 1 review
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (3)

Explanations:

bluepiano (3): Unformulaic mystery. Very much not formulaic.

50
8,837 members, 377 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4)

Explanations:

aulsmith (4): The mystery is almost secondary to everything else, but I loved it anyway.

51
752 members, 31 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4)

52
356 members, 14 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: smcwl (4)

53
190 members, 7 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (4)

Explanations:

bluepiano (4): There are detectives and there is a mystery but the book's much more original than that.

55
1,362 members, 101 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5)

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): Alternate history

56
255 members, 4 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Not Nava's best, but the beginning of an excellent series.

57
6,790 members, 306 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7)

58
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: smcwl (7)

59
1,468 members, 55 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8)

60
1,347 members, 51 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: inge87

61
1,340 members, 44 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: inge87

62
1,216 members, 41 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: inge87

63
1,160 members, 33 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: inge87

64
467 members, 36 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: inge87

65
367 members, 7 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: merrystar (8)

66
207 members, 15 reviews
3.41 stars (3.41 stars)

Lists: inge87

67
141 members, 14 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: inge87

68
83 members, 7 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: inge87

69
906 members, 28 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: smcwl (9)

70
5,486 members, 136 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (10)

71
4,352 members, 307 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (10)

72
1,311 members, 17 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: merrystar (10)

73
72 members, 1 review
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: smcwl (10)

74
1,366 members, 110 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (11)

75
225 members, 13 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: merrystar (12)

76
7,271 members, 224 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (13)

77
1,464 members, 35 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (14)

Explanations:

aulsmith (14): I got tired of MacDonald fairly quickly but this was one of the first ones I read, and I enjoyed it.

78
723 members, 44 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (16)

79
649 members, 39 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: merrystar (16)

80
2,089 members, 35 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: merrystar (18)

81
4,221 members, 154 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (19)

82
3,438 members, 106 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (24)

83
1,198 members, 15 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (25)

84
2,140 members, 39 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (26)

85
1,120 members, 15 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (26)

86
844 members, 20 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (28)

87
573 members, 4 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (29)

88
399 members, 6 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (30)

89
11,416 members, 230 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: cej1027

Thumbs down: MissJessie

Explanations:

MissJessie (0): Just didn't like it.

90
13,769 members, 540 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (25), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar, aulsmith (32)

Explanations:

aulsmith (32): Didn't make it to chapter 2.

91
196 members, 12 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: smcwl (8)

Thumbs down: bluepiano

Explanations:

bluepiano (0): There are deaths and there is ambiguity, but that doesn't mean it's a mystery. It isn't.

93
2,688 members, 103 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (23)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (28)

Explanations:

aulsmith (28): I didn't get through this one. Again it seemed more of a thriller.

94
1,456 members, 51 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (27)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (33)

Explanations:

aulsmith (33): This is the first Nero Wolfe. Stout wasn't quite up to speed yet.

95
1,149 members, 39 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (30)

Explanations:

aulsmith (30): I thought this was more of a thriller than a mystery. Maybe if I had started earlier in the series I would have loved it as much as other people do.… (more)

96
194 members, 2 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (29)

Explanations:

aulsmith (29): Hansen is great, but start at the beginning of the series.

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Started by: sturlington (February 2014)

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