Every year the Mystery Writers of America nominate books that represent the best in mystery fiction.
Here are the nominees for Best Novel:
Caught by Harlan Coben
Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin
Faithful Place by Tana French
The Queen of Patpong by Timothy Hallinan
The Lock Artist by Steve Hamilton WINNER
I’d Know You Anywhere by Laura Lippman
How many have you read? For more suggestions of great mysteries, see the full list of nominees here. Other best of categories include Paperback Original, True Crime and Teen.
UPDATE: The winners have been chosen.