The Top 100 Mystery Novels of All Time Mystery Writers of America

Given by Mystery Writers of America (MWA)

100 Works 605,344 Livros 12,923 Críticas 4.1
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The Complete Sherlock Holmes: All 4 Novels and 56 Short Stories (1887) por Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
1
The Maltese Falcon (1930) por Dashiell Hammett
2
Tales of Mystery and Imagination (1832) por Edgar Allan Poe
3
The Daughter of Time (1951) por Josephine Tey
4
Presumed Innocent (1987) por Scott Turow
5
The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (1963) por John le Carré
6
The Moonstone (1868) por Wilkie Collins
7
The Big Sleep (1939) por Raymond Chandler
8
Rebecca (1938) por Daphne Du Maurier
9
And Then There Were None (1939) por Agatha Christie
10
Anatomy of a Murder (1958) por Robert Traver
11
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1926) por Agatha Christie
12
The Long Goodbye (1953) por Raymond Chandler
13
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1934) por James M. Cain
14
The Godfather (1969) por Mario Puzo
15
The Silence of the Lambs (1991) por Thomas Harris
16
The Mask of Dimitrios (1939) por Eric Ambler
17
Gaudy Night (1935) por Dorothy L. Sayers
18
The Witness for the Prosecution [short story] (1925) por Agatha Christie
19
The Day of the Jackal (1971) por Frederick Forsyth
20
Farewell, My Lovely (1940) por Raymond Chandler
21
The Thirty-Nine Steps (1915) por John Buchan
22
The Name of the Rose (1980) por Umberto Eco
23
Crime and Punishment (1866) por Fyodor Dostoevsky
24
Eye of the Needle (1978) por Ken Follett
25
Rumpole of the Bailey (1978) por John Mortimer
26
Red Dragon (1981) por Thomas Harris
27
The Nine Tailors (1934) por Dorothy L. Sayers
28
Fletch (1974) por Gregory Mcdonald
29
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (1974) por John le Carré
30
The Thin Man (1934) por Dashiell Hammett
31
The Woman in White (1859) por Wilkie Collins
32
Trent's Last Case (1913) por E. C. Bentley
33
Double Indemnity (1936) por James M. Cain
34
Gorky Park (1981) por Marin Cruz Smith
35
Strong Poison (1930) por Dorothy L. Sayers
36
Dance Hall of the Dead (1973) por Tony Hillerman
37
The Hot Rock (1970) por Donald E. Westlake
38
Red Harvest (1929) por Dashiell Hammett
39
The Circular Staircase (1908) por Mary Roberts Rinehart
40
Murder on the Orient Express (1934) por Agatha Christie
41
The Firm (1991) por John Grisham
42
The Ipcress File (1962) por Len Deighton
43
Laura (1942) por Vera Caspary
44
I, the Jury (1947) por Mickey Spillane
45
The Laughing Policeman (1970) por Maj Sjöwall
46
Bank Shot (1972) por Donald E. Westlake
47
The Third Man (1949) por Graham Greene
48
The Killer Inside Me (1952) por Jim Thompson
49
Where Are the Children? (1975) por Mary Higgins Clark
50
A is for Alibi (1982) por Sue Grafton
51
The First Deadly Sin (1972) por Lawrence Sanders
52
A Thief of Time (1988) por Tony Hillerman
53
In Cold Blood (1965) por Truman Capote
54
Rogue Male (1939) por Geoffrey Household
55
O crime exige propaganda (1933) por Dorothy L. Sayers
56
Smiley's People (1979) por John le Carré
58
The Lady in the Lake (1943) por Raymond Chandler
59
To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) por Harper Lee
60
Our Man in Havana (1958) por Graham Greene
61
The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1870) por Charles Dickens
62
Wobble to Death (1970) por Peter Lovesey
63
Ashenden, or, The British Agent (1928) por W. Somerset Maugham
64
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1974) por Nicholas Meyer
65
The Doorbell Rang (1965) por Rex Stout
66
Stick (1983) por Elmore Leonard
67
The Little Drummer Girl (1983) por John le Carré
68
Brighton Rock (1938) por Graham Greene
69
Dracula (1897) por Bram Stoker
70
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1955) por Patricia Highsmith
71
The Moving Toyshop (1946) por Edmund Crispin
72
A Time to Kill (1989) por John Grisham
73
Last Seen Wearing... (1952) por Hillary Waugh
74
Little Caesar (1929) por W. R. Burnett
75
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1971) por George V. Higgins
76
Clouds of Witness (1926) por Dorothy L. Sayers
77
From Russia with Love (1957) por Ian Fleming
78
Beast in View (1955) por Margaret Millar
79
Smallbone Deceased (1950) por Michael Gilbert
80
The Franchise Affair (1948) por Josephine Tey
81
Um crocodilo na duna (1975) por Elizabeth Peters
82
Shroud for a Nightingale (1971) por P. D. James
83
The Hunt for Red October (1984) por Tom Clancy
84
Chinaman's Chance (1978) por Ross Thomas
85
The Secret Agent (1907) por Joseph Conrad
86
The Dreadful Lemon Sky (1974) por John D. MacDonald
87
The Glass Key (1931) por Dashiell Hammett
88
A Judgement in Stone (1977) por Ruth Rendell
89
Brat Farrar (1949) por Josephine Tey
90
The Chill (1964) por Ross Macdonald
91
Devil in a Blue Dress (1990) por Walter Mosley
92
The Choirboys (1975) por Joseph Wambaugh
93
God Save the Mark (1967) por Donald E. Westlake
94
Home Sweet Homicide (1944) por Craig Rice
95
The Three Coffins (1935) por John Dickson Carr
96
Prizzi's Honor (1982) por Richard Condon
97
The Steam Pig (1971) por James McClure
98
Time and Again (1970) por Jack Finney
99
Rosemary's Baby (1967) por Ira Levin
100
A Morbid Taste for Bones (1977) por Ellis Peters
100

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