There’s only one thing better than a free book—eight free books.
Many aspects of the mystery novel have changed drastically over the past century—style, language, technology, and crimes—but the core of the genre has stood the test of time. As long as crooks persist, sleuths will be around to track them down.
– Looking for something from the Roaring Twenties? Try Grey Mask by British author Patricia Wentworth.
– How about the Fabulous Fifties? Maybe Charles Williams’ classic noir, The Hot Spot, is more your style.
– Check out mysteries from every decade, from favorites like Dorothy L. Sayers and Susan Isaacs, in the infographic.
And here’s the best part: Open Road Media are hosting a mystery book giveaway with a grand prize of eight mysteries and thrillers! To enter, simply visit their 'Century of Crime' page and scroll down to the bottom to enter.
This week, ignore the new releases, and dig back into history’s treasury of classic mysteries.