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Survey of Mysteries and Crime Fiction

Members: 16 participating members (show all)

All members' listSort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
4,683 members, 126 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

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

Explanations:

sturlington (1): Done for MysteryCAT.

2
15,891 members, 443 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: neicybee (1), smcwl (1), sturlington (2), MissJessie (2), lewbs (2), NinieB (4), ahef1963 (5), merrystar (35)

3
0 members, 0 reviews

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

4
12,506 members, 335 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: sturlington (4), MissJessie (4), NinieB (6), merrystar (7), ahef1963 (13), aulsmith (25), cej1027

5
4,903 members, 195 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), sturlington (5), neicybee (6), NinieB (7), ahef1963 (17), inge87

6
11,101 members, 213 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), MissJessie (5), sturlington (8), NinieB (9), aulsmith (23), merrystar (36)

7
7,430 members, 242 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6), sturlington (7), NinieB (8), MissJessie (9), merrystar (21), aulsmith (26)

8
2,913 members, 57 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (11), NinieB (13), sturlington (14), aulsmith (21), merrystar (23), inge87

9
4,092 members, 156 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (12), NinieB (14), sturlington (15), aulsmith (22), merrystar (24), inge87

10
6,349 members, 94 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), MissJessie (6), sturlington (9), NinieB (10), ahef1963 (15)

11
3,740 members, 97 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (15), NinieB (16), sturlington (18), aulsmith (18), ahef1963 (20), merrystar (25)

12
3,088 members, 85 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: merrystar (6), MissJessie (7), NinieB (11), sturlington (12), aulsmith (19)

14
9,082 members, 204 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: neicybee (5), NinieB (12), sturlington (13), merrystar (14), ahef1963 (14)

15
3,346 members, 84 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10), MissJessie (13), NinieB (15), sturlington (16), ahef1963 (21)

16
15,437 members, 862 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: neicybee (7), ahef1963 (9), sturlington (10), cej1027

17
39,617 members, 1,254 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: neicybee (2), ahef1963 (2), sturlington (11), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar

18
4,807 members, 151 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), MissJessie (16), NinieB (17), sturlington (20)

19
36,938 members, 1,643 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (3), neicybee (4), NinieB (18), cej1027

Thumbs down: sturlington

20
3,284 members, 94 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

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

21
2,136 members, 161 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1), NinieB (19), sturlington (23)

22
15,455 members, 453 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: neicybee (3), lewbs (5), sturlington (19)

23
3,835 members, 93 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: NinieB (1), sturlington (22), merrystar (26)

24
4,976 members, 150 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: lewbs (3), ahef1963 (4), NinieB (20), sturlington (25)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (27)

Explanations:

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

25
1,469 members, 44 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (9), NinieB (25), ahef1963 (27), merrystar (37)

26
16,887 members, 263 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: lewbs (1), MissJessie (21), sturlington (24), merrystar (27)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (31)

Explanations:

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

27
8,597 members, 248 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3), NinieB (21), sturlington (28)

28
353 members, 8 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), NinieB (22), sturlington (29)

29
829 members, 19 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

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

30
9,389 members, 294 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (19), sturlington (21), cej1027

31
4,520 members, 85 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: lewbs (6), MissJessie (17), NinieB (23)

32
2,482 members, 33 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: lewbs (7), MissJessie (18), NinieB (24)

33
4,419 members, 96 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

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

34
876 members, 24 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15), MissJessie (20), NinieB (26)

35
4,843 members, 344 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (10), NinieB (27), sturlington (35)

36
12,332 members, 244 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: merrystar (28), NinieB (37), sturlington (42), cej1027

Thumbs down: MissJessie

Explanations:

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

37
6,967 members, 187 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (16), MissJessie (22), NinieB (28)

38
7,750 members, 237 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (13), NinieB (29), sturlington (37)

39
2,693 members, 34 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (22), MissJessie (23), NinieB (30)

40
1,373 members, 26 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (24), ahef1963 (24), merrystar (29)

41
806 members, 36 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: smcwl (2), merrystar (11), NinieB (31)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Too dated for me.

42
2,169 members, 38 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: merrystar (18), NinieB (32), sturlington (39)

43
8,378 members, 85 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2), sturlington (26)

44
3,644 members, 118 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (24), merrystar (30), sturlington (40)

45
131 members, 5 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), NinieB (33)

Explanations:

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

46
2,218 members, 40 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (26), NinieB (34), sturlington (41)

47
12,435 members, 363 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), ahef1963 (12), sturlington (27), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar, pjw328

48
303 members, 30 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: smcwl (6), inge87

49
9,230 members, 394 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (4), sturlington (30)

Explanations:

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

50
786 members, 34 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4), NinieB (35)

51
376 members, 15 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: smcwl (4), NinieB (36)

52
1,418 members, 107 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5), sturlington (31)

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): Alternate history

53
2,312 members, 116 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (19), inge87

54
7,076 members, 320 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), sturlington (32)

55
1,398 members, 54 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: merrystar (31), inge87

56
1,384 members, 45 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: merrystar (32), inge87

57
1,581 members, 57 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), sturlington (33)

58
1,283 members, 44 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: merrystar (33), inge87

59
1,214 members, 33 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: merrystar (34), inge87

60
601 members, 5 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (1)

Explanations:

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

61
973 members, 31 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: smcwl (9), sturlington (34)

62
1,366 members, 20 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: merrystar (10), sturlington (36)

63
250 members, 15 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: merrystar (12), NinieB (38)

64
1,556 members, 37 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (14), sturlington (38)

Explanations:

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

65
768 members, 48 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (16), NinieB (39)

66
4,484 members, 163 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (19), NinieB (40)

67
97 members, 3 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: NinieB (2)

68
15 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.

69
889 members, 21 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (28), NinieB (41)

70
414 members, 9 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (30), NinieB (42)

71
352 members, 14 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3)

Explanations:

aulsmith (3): The first of the Brandstetter mysteries

72
54 members, 1 review
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: NinieB (3)

73
22 members, 1 review
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (3)

Explanations:

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

74
204 members, 7 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (4)

Explanations:

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

76
266 members, 4 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6)

Explanations:

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

77
448 members, 37 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: inge87

78
382 members, 7 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: merrystar (8)

79
221 members, 18 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: inge87

80
152 members, 15 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: inge87

81
92 members, 7 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: inge87

82
5,838 members, 140 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: cej1027 (10)

83
78 members, 1 review
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: smcwl (10)

84
1,638 members, 117 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (11)

85
14,293 members, 567 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (25), NinieB (43), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar, aulsmith (32)

Explanations:

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

86
842 members, 43 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: merrystar (16)

87
209 members, 14 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: smcwl (8), NinieB (44)

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.

88
1,280 members, 16 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (25)

89
1,176 members, 17 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (26)

90
597 members, 4 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (29)

91
2,924 members, 110 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (23), sturlington (43)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (28)

Explanations:

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

sturlington (43): Not at library

92
1,560 members, 57 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: MissJessie (27), NinieB (45)

Thumbs down: aulsmith (33)

Explanations:

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

93
3 members, 0 reviews

Lists: ahef1963 (11)

Thumbs down: sturlington, merrystar

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Someone added the original; please vote for that one instead.

94
1,230 members, 45 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 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)

95
200 members, 1 review
3.82 stars (3.82 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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