The History of Mystery Novels

For well over 100 years, the mystery genre has fascinated readers with tales of unsolved crimes and the people who attempt to catch the criminal before it’s too late. Although mystery fiction encompasses a broad range of different subgenres (such as cozy mysteries, detective fiction, police procedurals, etc.), each mystery novel aims to stir up feelings of excitement, curiosity, and suspense within the reader. Whether you prefer to read about all the gory details of a crime scene or the amusi... [Read More...]