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Hello mystery fans! You’re here for the mystery links, Kindle deals, and something crime-y to watch (hopefully) so here we go:

From Book Riot And Around The Internet

Midnight In Mexico cover image15 Best True Crime Authors Who Are Must-Reads For Genre Fans

Patricia and Liberty talk about Walter Mosley’s latest Trouble Is What I Do on All The Books!

11 Mystery and Suspense Authors Like Gillian Flynn


The Best Small Presses Publishing Crime Fiction Today

Exclusive preview: This sizzling debut unfolds a murder-mystery at a Long Island prep school

Watch Out Behind You: 7 Mysteries from the Past

Agatha Christie: Her 10 best novels, from Death on the Nile to The ABC Murders

The Secret of the 25 Chapters in Nancy Drew Books

The best-selling author of Before I Let Go is headed to a haunting cabin-set thriller for her next book. Get a first look.

News And Adaptations

Deanna Raybourn, author of the great Veronica Speedwell series, has sold an upcoming book about elite female assassins being forced to retire and it sounds amazing give it to me RIGHT now!

The Mystery Surrounding Rami Malek’s James Bond Villain Is Deepening With A ‘No Time To Die’ Featurette

If a murder mystery meets Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is a gimme-hands for you (me!) than Karen M. McManus has got you with her upcoming book!

“Michael Rooker (Guardians of the Galaxy) set as a series regular opposite David Oyelowo in The President Is Missing, Showtime’s drama pilot based on the novel by President Bill Clinton and James Patterson.”

Watch Now

The film adaptation of Joan Didion’s The Last Thing He Wanted, starring Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck, Willem Dafoe, Rosie Perez and directed by Dee Rees, is streaming on Netflix. It’s one of those journalist won’t let the story go stories and it hasn’t gotten great reviews, but that literally never stops me from watching something I’m interested in. Here’s the trailer.

Kindle Deals

The Good Son by You-jeong jeong cover imageThe Good Son by You-Jeong Jeong is $1.99 if you’re looking for a wakes-up-covered-in-blood-what-happened slow-burn psychological suspense! (Review) (TW: stalking/ suicide)

If you’re looking to start a long running procedural series that started in the ’80s Indemnity Only (V.I. Warshawski #1) by Sara Paretsky is $2.99!

The sequel to Stillhouse Lake (Review) by Rachel Caine, Killman Creek is $1.99!

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