Discover the Best in Mystery & Thriller on Novel Suspects
If you love true crime podcasts like Serial and My Favorite Murder, here's a list of the best true crime podcasts of 2019 (so far).
Read an exclusive preview of Harlan Coben’s new thriller, RUN AWAY
A perfect family is shattered in RUN AWAY, the propulsive new thriller from Harlan Coben. Read the incredible first four chapters here!
10 LGBTQ+ Characters in Crime Fiction
We love seeing more and more books with LGBTQ+ characters solving crimes. Here are ten of our favorite LGBTQ+ characters in mystery and crime fiction!
Watch: Sandra Brown on Her New Book TAILSPIN
Bestselling author Sandra Brown discusses her new book TAILSPIN, why she loves the tv series THE AMERICANS, and much more in this interview for Novel Suspects.
Harlan Coben’s Myron Bolitar Books in Order
Discover Harlan Coben's Myron Bolitar books in order.
The Best Unreliable Narrators in Suspense Novels
Isn’t it fun to be fooled by a good book? These four books have unreliable narrators who are bold and twisted in unique ways.
Brilliant Crime Fiction Detectives With Disabilities
Celebrate the diversity of sleuths in the crime fiction genre with this list of brilliant detectives with disabilities.
Watch: Megan Abbott Talks GIVE ME YOUR HAND
Bestselling author Megan Abbott discusses her latest novel, GIVE ME YOUR HAND, and her interest in how women exert power differently than men.
Watch: Brad Meltzer Talks The Escape Artist
Discover Brad Meltzer's new thriller, The Escape Artist.
How to Write Mystery & Thriller Books
How to Write Suspense Based on True Events
Transforming eerie real-life phenomenon into bone-chilling suspense.
6 Rules for Writing Great Mystery Novels
A genre-bending mystery and thriller author shares six rules to help you write a great mystery novel.
How to Set a Thriller in Syria
Ralph Pezzullo explains how he set his military thriller SEAL Team Six: Hunt the Viper in Syria.
How Sandra Brown Writes Supercharged Romantic Suspense (Every Time)
Bestselling romantic suspense author Sandra Brown offers her tried-and-true tips for writing romantic suspense.
How to Write Historical Crime Fiction
Author William Shaw shares his five rules to writing historical crime fiction.
How to Write Sidekick Characters
Thriller author Chris Holm shares his writing tips about the most important qualities in sidekick characters.
When Enemies Become Allies: Kate Kessler on Crafting the Most Compelling Thriller Characters
For me, the most important element of any thriller will always be the main character and how they interact with other characters.
How Sara Blaedel Went from Avid Mystery Reader to Bestselling Crime Writer
How to write compelling and satisfying crime novels.