Historical Mystery Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
    1. THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES by SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE Published: July 19, 2011 Score: 17.2
  2. The Kitchen House: A Novel (Library Edition)
    2. The Kitchen House: A Novel (Library Edition) by Kathleen Grissom Published: May 8, 2010 Score: 14.84
  3. The Hangman's Daughter
    3. The Hangman's Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch and Lee Chadeayne Published: August 2, 2011 Score: 12.88
  4. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery
    4. The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery by Alan Bradley Published: January 19, 2010 Score: 10.49
  5. Doc: A Novel
    5. Doc: A Novel by Mary Doria Russell Published: May 3, 2011 Score: 4.99
  6. The Name of the Rose (Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics)
    6. The Name of the Rose (Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics) by Umberto Eco and William Weaver Published: September 26, 2006 Score: 4.25
  7. The Distant Hours
    7. The Distant Hours by Kate Morton Published: November 1, 2010 Score: 3.93
  8. Death Comes to Pemberley
    8. Death Comes to Pemberley by P. D. James Published: December 6, 2011 Score: 3.8
  9. Terror, El (Spanish Edition)
    9. Terror, El (Spanish Edition) by Simmons and Dan Published: April 1, 2009 Score: 3.45
  10. Alex Cross's TRIAL
    10. Alex Cross's TRIAL by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo Published: December 1, 2010 Score: 3.22
  11. The 19th Wife: A Novel
    11. The 19th Wife: A Novel by David Ebershoff Published: June 2, 2009 Score: 2.62
  12. I Am Half-Sick of Shadows: A Flavia de Luce Novel
    12. I Am Half-Sick of Shadows: A Flavia de Luce Novel by Alan Bradley Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 2.36
  13. The Beekeeper's Apprentice: Or On the Segregation of the Queen/A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (Mary Russell Novels)
    13. The Beekeeper's Apprentice: Or On the Segregation of the Queen/A Novel of Suspense Featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (Mary Russell Novels) by Laurie R. King Published: October 2, 2007 Score: 2.26
  14. The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel
    14. The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel by Anthony Horowitz Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 2.01
  15. The Detour
    15. The Detour by I.M. Hussaini Published: November 9, 2011 Score: 1.96
  16. Lord John and the Private Matter
    16. Lord John and the Private Matter by Diana Gabaldon Published: October 28, 2008 Score: 1.94
  17. Maids of Misfortune: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery
    17. Maids of Misfortune: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery by M. Louisa Locke Published: December 3, 2009 Score: 1.85
  18. The Spy (An Isaac Bell Adventure)
    18. The Spy (An Isaac Bell Adventure) by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott Published: May 31, 2011 Score: 1.81
  19. The Alienist
    19. The Alienist by Caleb Carr Published: June 1, 1995 Score: 1.68
  20. The Confession: An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery (Ian Rutledge Mysteries)
    20. The Confession: An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery (Ian Rutledge Mysteries) by Charles Todd Published: January 3, 2012 Score: 1.43
  21. Pirate King: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (Russell & Holmes, Book 11)
    21. Pirate King: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes (Russell & Holmes, Book 11) by Laurie R. King Published: September 6, 2011 Score: 1.37
  22. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
    22. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer by Patrick Suskind Published: February 13, 2001 Score: 1.24
  23. The Mapping of Love and Death: A Maisie Dobbs Novel (P.S.)
    23. The Mapping of Love and Death: A Maisie Dobbs Novel (P.S.) by Jacqueline Winspear Published: February 22, 2011 Score: 1.18
  24. A Red Herring Without Mustard: A Flavia de Luce Novel
    24. A Red Herring Without Mustard: A Flavia de Luce Novel by Alan Bradley Published: October 18, 2011 Score: 1.18
  25. A Lesson in Secrets: A Maisie Dobbs Novel
    25. A Lesson in Secrets: A Maisie Dobbs Novel by Jacqueline Winspear Published: March 22, 2011 Score: 1.17

See also:

  1. Mystery Books
  2. Sherlock Holmes Books
  3. Hard-Boiled Mystery Books
  4. Mystery Reference
  5. British Detectives Books
  6. Women Sleuths Books
  7. Mystery Anthologies
  8. Canadian Detectives Books
  9. Sigmund Freud Biographies
  10. Children's Bear Books
  11. Computer & Internet Business & Culture Books
  12. Gay & Lesbian Erotica
  13. New Jersey Travel Guides
  14. Jewish Hasidism
  15. Wyoming Travel Guides
  16. Erotic Photography Books
  17. Software Engineering Methodology Books
  18. Legal Thrillers Books
  19. World War II History Books
  20. Fantagraphics Comics & Graphic Novels