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Mystery and detective stories

6,221 works / 2,331 ebooks Search for books with subject Mystery and detective stories.

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  • The hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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    The confidential agent by Graham Greene
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    The case-book of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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    Nemesis by Agatha Christie
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    Passenger to Frankfurt by Agatha Christie
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    Tom Sawyer, Detective by Mark Twain
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    Weep No More, My Lady by Mary Higgins Clark
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    The Bobbsey Twins on a Houseboat by Laura Lee Hope
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    I'll Be Seeing You by Mary Higgins Clark
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    While my pretty one sleeps by Mary Higgins Clark
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    The Egypt game by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
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    Stillwatch by Mary Higgins Clark
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Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Carolyn Keene, 242 books
Gertrude Chandler Warner, 162 books
Franklin W. Dixon, 121 books
David A. Adler, 80 books
Joan Lowery Nixon, 54 books
Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, 53 books
Ron Roy, 47 books
Laura Lee Hope, 45 books
Donald J. Sobol, 39 books
E. W. Hildick, 35 books
Mary Blount Christian, 35 books
James Preller, 32 books
Robert M. Quackenbush, 31 books
Robert Arthur, 31 books
Levy, Elizabeth, 30 books
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 29 books
Murray Shaw, 29 books
Sigmund Brouwer, 27 books
Scott Corbett, 26 books
William Arden, 24 books
Bruce Hale, 23 books
Kathryn Kenny, 23 books
M. V. Carey, 22 books
Caroline Lawrence, 22 books
Florence Parry Heide, 21 books


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