Who is the best-selling crime authors?

Popular Crime Thriller Authors

  1. Agatha Christie. Talking about crime thriller writers is nearly impossible without reference to Agatha Christie, who is perhaps one of the most famous in this genre.
  2. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
  3. Louise Penny.
  4. Ann Cleeves.
  5. David Baldacci.
  6. Gillian Flynn.
  7. Stephen King.
  8. Harlan Coben.

What is a good detective story?

A good detective story generally follows six “unwritten rules.” First, the crime must be significant, worthy of the attention it receives. Most stories involve murder, though Conan Doyle tied the majority of his crimes to greed and theft. Second, the detective must be in some way a memorable character.

Which are some of the best crime fiction books?

– POCKET – King, Stephen (Author) – English (Publication Language) – 496 Pages – 03/28/2017 (Publication Date) – Pocket Books (Publisher)

What are top 10 crime thriller books?

UtopiaJeffrey Epstein was a monster, and his cursed spirit lives on in The Scary of Sixty-First, a wild indie throwback (Dec. 3 in LA; Dec. 17 in New York; Dec. 24 on VOD) that skillfully straddles the line between serious giallo homage and outlandish topical joke.

What are the best selling true crime books?

Michelle McNamara. Michelle McNamara passed away before completing her first book on the search for (and her personal obsession with) the Golden Gate Killer.

  • Dave Cullen.
  • Alfredo Corchado.
  • Ann Rule.
  • Erik Larson.
  • Susan Orlean.
  • Jon Krakauer.
  • MAry Kay McBrayer.
  • Bryan Stevenson.
  • Yudhijit Bhattacharjee.
  • What are the best mystery novels of all time?

    The Lovely Bones,Alice Sebold. Teenager Susie Salmon is brutally murdered,and she follows her family and the case from heaven.

  • The Girl on the Train,Paula Hawkins. Rachel rides the commuter train every morning and fantasizes about the lives of people in the houses they pass.
  • Big Little Lies,Liane Moriarty.
  • Case Histories,Kate Atkinson.