Unusual Suspects

Books Perfect for True Crime Podcast Fans

Hello mystery fans! It was a light week in finding you all the good clickable things, but I still found you stuff, including an adaptation casting that sounds amazing, ebook deals, and an exciting new film to watch.

From Book Riot And Around The Internet

Rincey and Katie talk about mysteries featuring technology and social media, along with some mixed feelings about adaptation news recently announced on the latest Read or Dead.

Quiz: Which Book of Magic and Mystery Should You Read Next?

The cover reveal & opening excerpt for Arsenic and Adobo by Mia P. Manansala

15 Mystery-Thriller Books Perfect for True Crime Podcast Fans

‘Maybe We Should Take Him to the Desert and Bury Him There?’ Read an exclusive excerpt from family-comedy-meets-crime-thriller ‘Dial A for Aunties’ now.

(Give me this right now!) All the Old Knives: Amazon Studios Acquires Thriller Starring Chris Pine & Thandie Newton

Judith Butler on the culture wars, JK Rowling [who writes the Robert Galbraith mystery series and keeps making many anti-trans statements] and living in “anti-intellectual times

The Death On The Nile Book Ending Is Impossible To Guess

Win a year subscription to Audible

Enter to Win $50 to Your Favorite Independent Bookstore!

Watch Now

Netflix: Enola Holmes is here! If you ever wanted to imagine that Sherlock Holmes had a younger teenage sister, and follow her on a mystery–their mother has disappeared!– great news: the film adaptation of Nancy Springer’s The Case of the Missing Marquess is now streaming on Netflix. If that wasn’t enough of a sell, it stars Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, and Helena Bonham Carter.

Kindle Deals

cover image: zoomed in on half of a japanese woman's face as tear rolls down her faceIf you’re looking to up your translation reading and enjoy character driven mysteries: Penance by Kanae Minato is $1.99! (Review) (sorry, don’t remember TWs)

For a genre mix of “chick lit” (I hate that term!) and locked-room mystery: I’ll Eat When I’m Dead by Barbara Bourland is $1.99! (Review) (sorry, don’t remember TWs)

If you love atmospheric mysteries, procedurals, and want a trip to Australia: The Dry by Jane Harper is $2.99!

Browse all the books recommended in Unusual Suspects previous newsletters on this shelf. See upcoming releases for 2020 and 2021. Check out this Unusual Suspects Pinterest board and get Tailored Book Recommendations!

Until next time, keep investigating! In the meantime, come talk books with me on Twitter, Instagram, and Litsy–you can find me under Jamie Canavés.

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